Madison Antique Appraisals

in Madison, WI

15
Antique Appraisals are
in Madison

5
Antique Appraisals in Madison
are top rated

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CAROL P.
"It was a great experience.
was friendly & explained what he was going to do. He made me a copy & one to take to my insurance company. I learned a lot" about jewelry & would certainly use him again.
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Barry W.
"I was very pleased with
. He was extremely knowledgable about the varied items in the house. He could look at an item and give its approximate date of production" and manufacturer. He also provided suggestions for what to do with the items. It was like having "Antiques Roadshow" come to the house. I told him that my daughter would like to be part of the discussion and would be coming in from out of town. He made a second trip to the house as part of his services for my daughters benefit and did not charge for the trip. I was very impressed by his encyclopedic knowledge and his professionalism. I recommend him strongly and without reservation. He's a great resource.
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June D.
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was the ONLY auctioneer who responded to my email inquiring if their auction house handled the selling of vintage china sets. He responded very quickly, and" although he wasn't able to take the china set to auction off, he provided information about donating it to a worthwhile organization (which I had mentioned in my email). Ultimately, I decided this was the best way for me to handle the china set. I was very impressed with
's professionalism and his timely response to my email. If I have any items that can be auctioned off, I will certainly contact
again to handle them.

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Jewelry Appraising reviews in Madison

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Working with
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& Coin Collection Buyers was excellent!
We purchased the $29 for a Professional In-Home Coin, Gold, and Jewelry Evaluation on September 9, 2014. Suzzanne replied to our message very quickly and as it turned out she was able to come by our house that same evening!
Suzzanne was personable and professional. We appreciated the time she spent with us and her input on our items. We did decide to sell her some of our
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and were happy with the transaction.
Thank you Suzzanne... if we decide to sell any more
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you will be the first person we call!
- Kaylene S.
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was on time, very professional, very knowledgeable and very helpful to let me know about my items and the best way to sell them. He referred me to a coin dealer in
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, Silver Queen,
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and I was very pleased with the referral.
- Kathy A.
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Iron Horse Antiques & Appraisers were unable to personally view the items I was interested in selling. But,
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was helpful in directing me in the right direction to sell my antiques. I emailed her photos and what I knew about the items. She is very knowledgeable and didn't charge me anything for her service.
- DAWN S.
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We are very happy with the way things went with
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. You really couldn't ask for a more competent, down-to-earth, friendly, and helpful appraiser/auctioneer. Everything that has already been written on angie's list is so true. We are so glad we found him. He told us so much about the items we have held onto, and didn't charge for it. He just purchased several items at a very reasonable price. We made a nice profit!
- Suzanne K.
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I called several jewelers to find out the cost of having an appraisal of my ring done. Every place I contacted was at least $100 or more, and you needed to have an appointment. In addition, they would have to keep the ring for a few days. I called
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and spoke with the Owner/ Gemologist. He said I did not need an appointment, and the cost would be $50. He would not need to keep the ring, and the report would be ready that day or the next day at the latest depending on what time I came in. When I was able to make it in he was very knowledgeable and courteous. I did not have my
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certificate with me, and he advised me to locate it. He explained that the certificate makes the diamond more valuable. Fortunately, I was able to find certificate so I brought it in the next morning. He amended the report to include the updated info and the report was completed that afternoon. The process took about 24 hours total. I was quite pleased with the actual report as it was very thorough, and satisfied all of my insurance needs. As an Angie's List member the appraisal only cost $25.00. It's pretty standard practice for jewelers to tell you a piece needs repairs etc., in an effort to up sell customers. They know most people will not risk losing a valuable/sentimental item due to a loose prong or whatever. This was not the case at all at
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. I felt he was a straight shooter very honest. I was surprised at how busy it was each time I was in there. The owner and the employees were very respectful to every person that came in, and it was really quite refreshing to see. don't waste time and money at other places. It's just not worth it, when this little neighborhood "gem" can do the same for less.
- Christine H.
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I was considering selling some silver flatware I inherited. I was unsure of some local antique shops. I calling this business (NEAA) after finding them on Angie's List. I talked to a guy named Ed
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. I was very impressed with the amount of time Ed spent with me on the phone. He gave me several tips and advice on how to prevent getting ripped off by any unscrupulous buyers. He referred me to a lady he knows in Florida (where I live). She ended up referring me to someone in my town. I still don't know if I will sell anything, but I feel I know a lot more about how to go about it after talking to Ed. His advice was very much appreciated!
- Patricia B.
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Beware! Terrible experience!
It has been12 months since I signed a contract with Ms.
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aka
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. I moved furniture and accessories to a North Stamford home as part of an estate sale in August 2013.
I have not received a fact-based report about the sale and disposition of my property, and certainly no payment.
Ms.
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aka
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has behaved in an unprofessional manner. She has not fulfilled her contract. She is unresponsive to requests for information and compensation.
In June of this year, after my formal complaint to the Better Business Bureau of Connecticut, she wrote to them that she had worked out a plan with me. This is not true. She has not offered a plan of any kind, only excuses.
Stay away from GRG!
- Theresa A.

All Antique Appraisals in Madison, WI

Companies below are listed in alphabetical order. To view top rated service providers along with reviews and ratings, Join Angie's List Now!

Avery Gallery, Inc.

390 Roswell St.

CATFISH RIVER ARTS & ANTIQUES

PO Box 226
Stoughton

GoldFellow

3265 Meridian Parkway, Suite 114

HOOSIER JEWELRY

PO Box 272

JSM Consulting

8383 Greenway Blvd
Middleton

LISA J BODI, GG

6250 Nesbitt Road
Fitchburg

SFL Valuation Services, Inc.

3330 Fairchild Gardens Dr., #33621

TQ Diamonds, INC

7058 Mineral Point Road
Madison

University Coin and Jewelry

6801 University Ave
Middleton

Vintage Appliances

3262 E Columbia St

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