LEXINGTON, Va., Oct. 19, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Do you love PBS's Antiques Roadshow? Do you wonder what those carefully stored family heirlooms or dust-covered trinkets and treasures are really worth? Then join Kendal at Lexington in for a day of discovery with Freeman's and Heritage's knowledgeable team of auction specialists*, some of whom have been featured on PBS's Antiques Roadshow.
Kendal's Trinkets and Treasures Appraisal Fair will be held in Kendal Hall, Saturday, October 29, 2016, 10 am- 2 pm (Pre-Fair VIP Tickets Available)
Appraisers will be on hand to provide expert valuations of fine paintings, jewelry, luxury goods, documents, furniture and decorative arts. Please no guns, stamps, dolls or collectibles. If bringing furniture, you must be able to carry your item in and out. All appraisals are Verbal Auction Appraisals.
Cost for appraisals is $30 (up to 2 items per person; morning or afternoon sessions) or $5 admission to just watch all the fun. ($50 VIP tickets include a 9am-10am pre-event continental breakfast session with appraisers and first in line appraisals).
Participants can enjoy refreshments, watch appraisers at work, and perhaps go home with a unique item from the silent auction.
To mark the 10 year anniversary of Sunnyside House's restoration, 15 minute tours of the historic Sunnyside House will also run every hour on the hour beginning at 10 am.
- $5 General Admission ticket
- $30 Morning Appraisal ticket-(1-2 items) (10-Noon, first come, first served)
- $30 Afternoon Appraisal ticket-(1-2 items) (Noon-2pm, first come, first served)
- $50 VIP ticket (1-2 items) (Includes 9-10am continental breakfast to mingle with appraisers and one of first in line to be appraised)
Tickets for appraisals are limited and must be purchased by credit card online at www.kalex.kendal.org/events one week prior to the event. General Admission tickets can be purchased online or at the door.
*Appraisers on hand will be Lynda Cain, Meredith Meuwly, Lauren Peck, Matthew S. Wilcox, Rick Wolf and Marcene J. Molinaro. (CVs available)
Proceeds from this event benefit Kendal at Lexington's 501(c)(3) Philanthropic Initiatives.
Media Contact: Jessica Buhler, Email, 540-464-2601
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