FREE Antique Appraisals

Are you sitting on a treasure?

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Pre-register for an upcoming auction appraisal event and receive a free gift while attending.

Asian art appraiser, Harry Huang
Asian art appraiser, Harry Huang, at our Free Auction Appraisal Event

Weekly Appraisal Events - Wednesdays from 10am to 1pm*

Antiques - Fine Art - Estate Items - Free Appraisals

Ever wish you could get your treasures appraised? Perhaps you own some valuable pieces. Michaan’s Auctions offers you an opportunity to discover their worth at our free appraisal events. These weekly appraisal events are held in our main gallery. Our specialists will offer you a verbal on the spot evaluation. Limit 5 items per person.

This appraisal includes an estimated value, which is the best judgment of the specialist as to what the object will sell for at auction. The figure is based upon the specialists' expertise and knowledge of what similar items are realizing in the current auction market.

Pre-register to speed up your check-in time at the next free auction appraisal event and receive a free gift from Michaan’s Auctions!

* Appraisal Events held every Wednesday, unless otherwise noted.

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Very professional personnel. The staff I have interacted with are very knowledgeable and provided me with very clear explanations on the items I brought to have evaluated. Everyone is very friendly and easy to speak with.
- Deb Keinfeld
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Everyone at Michaan's was lovely... We will definitely be bringing more items back.
- Meghan Inlow
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I have had the pleasure of numerous visits to Michaan’s Auctions appraisers. We feel it is worth the 2 hour drive to speak with extremely knowledgeable experts. I have met with three appraisers and enjoyed these experiences greatly!
- Bonnie Sue Dossche
Sold for $271,400
Henri Baptiste Lebasque, “Madame Lebasque and Her Daughters”

Henri Baptiste Lebasque
(French 1865-1937)
“Madame Lebasque and Her Daughters”
Oil on canvas

Sold for $2,235,000
An Exceedingly Rare and Important Soapstone Figural Carving

An Exceedingly Rare and Important Soapstone Figural Carving, 18th Century

Sold for $153,400
Diamond, Platinum Ring

Diamond, Platinum Ring

Pre-register to speed up your check-in time at the next free auction appraisal event and receive a free gift from Michaan's Auctions!

Michaan's Auctions
Main Gallery
2751 Todd Street
Alameda, CA 94501

Driving directions to Michaan's Auctions

For more information call:
1-800-380-9822 or (510)740-0220

Appraisal Event Pre-Registration

Fill out this form to pre-register for our next Free Auction Appraisal Event. This helps us better plan for your attendance. Note: pre-registering does not guarantee an immediate appointment at arrival time. It will speed up the check-in time and prepare our specialists to see your items.

Pre-register today and recieve a free Michaan's Auctions tote bag* when you check in at our event.

(Select a future date that you can attend)
(maximum of 5 items)
Hans Wegner Papa Bear Chair and Ottoman
Hans Wegner Papa Bear Chair and Ottoman
Sold for $7,670

* Limit of one free tote bag for each attendee who pre-registers for the next appraisal event, while supplies last.

** Email notifications are optional and may be canceled at any time.