There is no cost to attend. This event is generously sponsored by the Cedarburg Friends of the Library.
Categories of objects for appraisal include:
Excluded items include:
Questions about objects not covered here can be submitted to Moran in advance to determine if they are appropriate. Moran’s contact info: 715-281-5060 and firstname.lastname@example.org
Opinions of value are informal, and may not be used for insurance or charitable donations, which require a certified appraisal.
also does house calls for people who have big things, fragile things,
or just a lot of things they would like to be appraised. These house
calls do cost $75 per hour with no mileage charge if the address is
within 10 miles of the Cedarburg Public Library. House calls must be set
up directly with Moran: 715-281-5060 or email@example.com.
Mark F. Moran’s Bio:
Formerly senior editor of Antiques and Collectibles Books for Krause Publications in Iola, WI, Moran has also been a contributing editor for Antique Trader magazine. He has served as editor of Antique Review East magazine; as producer of Atlantique City, an antique show held in Atlantic City, N.J.; and as editorial director of F+W Media's Antiques Group.
He is the author or co-author of more than 25 books on antiques and collectibles, including three editions of the 800-page annual Warman's Antiques & Collectibles.
Moran bought and sold antiques for more than 30 years, specializing in vintage folk art, Americana, and fine art. He has been active as an appraiser of antiques and fine art for more than 20 years.