|Term||Art/Collectibles Appraisal Services|
|Definition||Programs that provide an expert opinion regarding the monetary value of art, antiques and other collectibles which can be used for insurance purposes, to establish replacement value for items, to establish a price for sale or to make decisions regarding bequests or other inheritance issues. Valuations may be provided for entire estates, works of art, pottery, glass, toys, antiques, furniture, jewelry, books, sport trading cards, coins, stamps and a wide variety of items. Appraisal services are generally available to both individuals and organizations.|
|See Also References||
Art Collector Clubs (PS-8200.1400-060)
Art Curatorial Clinics (TA-2800.0600)
Art Museums (TA-5500.0500)
Arts and Crafts Donation Programs (TI-1800.4500-080)
Art Supplies (PL-7200.0350)
Visual Arts (TA-9000)
|External Classification Terms||
Arts, Culture and Recreation (AIRS AR-100)
Arts, Culture and Recreation (CAN AR-100)
Arts Services (NTE A90)
Historical Societies & Historic Preservation (NTE A82)
|Bibliographic References||"Appraisal Services", The Renaissance Trade School website, http://www.tradeschool.com/appraisal_services1.htm NOTE: this document is no longer available.
"Ask the Wizard for a Valuation!", AuctionPort website, http://www.auctionport.com/appr.html NOTE: this document is no longer available.