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Independent, well researched antiques and residential contents appraisals. Whether you're buying, selling or insuring.
 
 
My mission is to provide ethical and reliable identification and appraisal services to individuals and organizations participating in the purchase, sale, claims settlement and insuring of antiques and residential contents.
 

Our services include:

Appraisals
Estate (Tag) Sales
Moving Sales
Consultations
Photography & Inventory Services
 

Estate Tax Liability

  Selling/Buying

  Insurance   Collateral

  Casualty Claims

Equitable Distribution

 
 
 
 
Professional Organizations:
 
 
 
 
Vice President, NC Chapter of ISA, Recording Secretary 2006-09
 
 
 
 

 
Recent Travels for Educational Purposes
 

 
 
 

Jan previewing items at the Historic Chinqua Penn Plantation Estate Sale, held April 25-26 at the Greensboro, NC Coliseum. Many 17 -19th C examples of ivory and bone figures and unique antiques.
 

 
 

Shown, an antique German Bone Dagger, Lot 12, featuring a crest with griffins and knights, the guard of carved bone, forged steel blade, carved bone scabbard with profile portraits of four kings and carved fruitwood tip, 16".

 
 


Lot 788, Spanish Powder Horn, 16th C, bone, etched boar and stag design with wrought iron mounts, red damask and gold gallon strap, silk fringe trim, 22"
 

Rhinocerous Horn Chilong Libation Cup, 18th C or earlier. Carved with three Chilongs clamoring over the sides and emanating form the handle, on small stepped foot. 3" H X 4.5" W X 3" D, some damage to one side of the spout. Lot 463

 
 
 

 

 

 

 

                                 Jeremiah Durr, Photographer

 

Don't Miss Trash or Treasures Episode featuring Jan Robbing Durr

"Watch Channel 36, WCNC, Trash or Treasures, Jan Robbins Durr, ISA CAPP, President Robbins Appraisals, will be viewing items brought in by WCNC viewers to determine their worth. Stay tuned,  and check your attic for treasures!"

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Favorite Links:

ACDA

Antiques Roadshow

The Greater Charlotte Senior Resource Alliance

International Society of Appraisers

Image Security

Matthews Historical Foundation

 

 

New Estate Sale April 25-26, 2014 - See Upcoming Events for details

Estate Sale

 

 

 

 

 

 

Clar with L. Little Auctions holding the carved drop front panel of a two part Vargueno, walnut crucifixion and the descent from the cross Gothic pattern depiction.

 

        

Interior with 14 drawers with 2 carved center doors, arcaded with ivory columns. Other drawers mouted with Limoges enamel on copper depicting the life of Christ.

 

Lots of international interest in this item!

 

 

 

 

 

In The News Upcoming Events Services

De-Stuff

by author Jan Robbins Durr

 

Today's Charlotte Woman "The Upside of Downsizing" by Jan Durr

 

Charlotte Observer, "Cash from the Attic", featuring Jan Durr

 

Misuse of Terms Threatens Public Trust in Appraisers

 

More Ways To Sell Than Craigslist

 

Estate Sale

April 25-26, 2014

See details

 

Watch Channel 36, WCNC, Trash or Treasures, Jan Robbins Durr, ISA CAPP, President Robbins Appraisals, will be viewing items brought in by WCNC viewers to determine their worth. Stay tuned, and check your attic for treasures!
 

 

  • Antiques
  • Collectibles
  • Residential Contents

 

 

 

 

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