BLADES Appraisals and Art Resources is a full service firm specializing in personal property appraisals and appraisal consulting for private, corporate and institutional clients. Our appraisals are accepted by insurance companies, museums, universities, not-for profit institutions, American Pickers, government agencies and courts of law.


Specialize services include appraisals for estate, probate, IRS tax-matters, donations, insurance, insurance damage claims, pre-trial research, litigation, divorce settlement, equitable distribution, downsizing, brokering  and for de-accession needs.


We offer a broad background in appraising antiques, paintings, sculpture, silver, maps, coins, documents and residential contents. Our valuation expertise is provided for  Replacement Cost, Fair Market Value, Loss of Value, Scrap Value and Salvage.


As a member of the International Society of Appraisers, Appraisers Association of America and being compliant with the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practices, you are assured of receiving well researched professional appraisal reports on a timely basis. 

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