Artifactual History® Appraisal offers highly professional appraisal services for a wide range of intended uses. Appraisals are written in compliance with the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP) by appraiser Sarah Reeder, who is an Accredited Member of the Appraisers Association of America and an Accredited Member of the International Society of Appraisers. Intended uses for appraisals include:
Equitable Distribution and Divorce
Federal Tax Purposes
Potential Purchase or Sale
The intended use of an appraisal depends on the needs of each client and is determined during an initial phone or email conversation prior to scheduling an appointment. Please call Sarah Reeder at 703-543-2567 or email her at email@example.com for a complimentary consultation to discuss your specific situation.
Artifactual History® is pleased to offer a variety of additional services including:
Silver Specialization (Sarah Reeder is a silver specialist and frequently prepares capsule appraisals of family silver for insurance purposes, which is a very affordable project that ensures that family silver services will have adequate insurance coverage in the event of loss without having to undertake a large appraisal)
Short Consultation Appointment to Assess Residential Contents (this is often an excellent cost-effective option for individuals unsure if they need an appraisal)
Household Inventories (for family estate planning or other purposes)
Mid-Century Modern and 20th Century Design Consultation, Research, and Scholarship (Sarah Reeder is a Specialist in Mid-Century Modern and 20th Century Design and welcomes opportunities to assist other appraisers in their assignments as well as private clients)
Catalogue Raisonné Research and Other Scholarly Research for Fellow Appraisers and Private Citizens (including resources only accessible in specialized reference libraries)
Collection Management and Inventorying (implementing systems that will allow you to easily track your collection as it grows, customized to your needs)
Contract Cataloging (for both private and retail clients)
Editorial and Pre-Publication Assistance for Scholarly Works
Written Scholarly Contributions, Articles, and Blog Posts on Topics Including Mid-Century Modern, Fine Art, Antiques, and Decorative Arts
Are you interested in a service you don't see listed above? Call 703-543-2567 or email firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss possibilities!
The Washington, D.C. Metro Area including Northern Virginia, Maryland, and the District of Columbia including Aldie, Alexandria, Annandale, Annapolis, Arlington, Ashburn, Berryville, Bethesda, Burke, Capitol Hill, Centreville, Chevy Chase, Clifton, Crystal City, Fairfax, Fairfax Station, Fair Lakes, Falls Church, Gainesville, Georgetown, Great Falls, Haymarket, Herndon, Hume, Leesburg, Marshall, McLean, Middleburg, Oakton, Occoquan, Potomac, Purcellville, Reston, Silver Spring, Springfield, Sterling, The Plains, Tysons Corner, Upperville, Vienna, Warrenton, and Woodbridge.
Charlottesville and Central Virginia including Keswick, Ivy, Crozet, Lake Monticello, Barboursville, Gordonsville, Ruckersville, and Stanardsville.
Sarah Reeder will also travel outside these regions as required for larger assignments. Please feel free to contact her to discuss projects in locations not listed above.