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Robbins Appraisals & Estate Sales

Appraisal Process



assorted vessels

North & South Carolina Pottery

Jan provides a number of related services involving the identification and valuation of antiques and residential contents.

To be appraised properly, the actual physical item must be inspected. Jan researches industry publications, international, national, regional, and local auction results, antique shows and stores, and dealer sales to determine proper identification and to determine current market values.

Jan can advise you on purchasing or selling an item.

auction catalogs

Auction Catalogs

Jan can also locate appraisal expertise in other fields and form appraisal teams for large projects.

Jan is a paid guest speaker for many local groups and would be happy to speak to your group should the need arise. She has spoken to collectors' clubs, women's groups, professional groups (banks, credit unions, lawyers, insurance agents, Chamber of Commerce, Rotary). You may contact her directly for fees and arrangements.