Valuations & Appraisals

We offer 2 Services
  1. Estimate of Value in todays market based on good quality email images and a complete description.......$20 USD

    We offer an estimate of current Value in todays market based on good quality email images and a complete description.

  2. Written Appraisal. $200.......$200 USD *
    Written Appraisal: $200 for insurance and Estate Valuation.  
                                Discounts for multiple items. Historical research & return shipping will be an 
                                additional charge.
    All Evaluations and Appraisals are conducted by Kevin Hoffman himself. Kevin has over 48 years of experience with Swords and Civil War Collecting.
      
    To do an Appraisal, we must take photos and examine the item in person.

    You will be contacted by phone or email once initial Evaluation is complete. 
    Final Appraisal Fee will depend on the Item and Research required. The Appraisal will only be conducted once the fee has been agreed.


    The Appraisal Letter will satisfy requirements for Insurance or Estate purposes.



You must send us at least 1 Picture plus a Detailed Description of your Item
Send ALL your pictures together ... No more than 5
Closeups are required for large items


Send ALL your pictures together ... No more than 5
Closeups are required for large items

Detailed Item Description
Please, add as much detail as possible
Contact Information
Name and Email are required

For your own Protection ... Please do not ship actual items without prior approval. Because of the amount of correspondence we receive, actual photos will not be returned unless accompanied by a self addressed stamped envelope.

Payment for Valuation / Appraisal ... You must complete the Payment Step after Sending Request before we can proceed with the Valuation / Appraisal.