What are the different kinds of appraisals?
- Insurance Replacement Value:
This appraisal provides a value equal to what it would cost to replace an existing item in your collection or inventory. Retail Value.
- Fair Market Value: This
appraisal provides a value as to what the specific item or items would sell for at a well publicized auction
- Liquidation Value: This
appraisal usually used in Bankruptcy action is the price the item would bring at a quick sale.
What is the cost of doing an Autograph Appraisal?
- $100.00 per
hour for an on- site appraisal at our location or via digital media
- $150.00 per
hour plus travel for an off-site appraisal at your location
Is an appraisal the same as authentication?
No. One is assessing a value of an item and the other is rendering an opinion as to the item's genuineness. These are two completely different services.