Archive for September 7th, 2009

Dearborn to Offer ‘Antique Appraisal’ Oct. 3

Monday, September 7th, 2009

As part of the weekend of activities for the upcoming “Fall Into Dearborn”, an antique appraisal clinic will be offered from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Sat., Oct. 3, at the Dearborn Historical Museum’s McFadden-Ross House, 915 Brady St.

The clinic is open to the public and is sponsored by the Museum Guild of Dearborn.

The clinic will operate on a first come, first served basis.  Those interested must register at the event by 3:30 p.m. in order to participate.

Robert Du Mouchelle from Du Mouchelle Art Galleries will evaluate antiques, collectibles and whatever else participants deem as valuable.

The cost for appraisal is $10 per item and there is a limit of five hand-carried items per person.  Please do not bring musical instruments, furniture or weapons for appraisal. Proceeds from the event will be used for Museum restoration projects.

For information about the antique appraisal clinic, call 313-565-3000.