January 18: Antique Appraisal Day at Cave Creek Museum

Saturday 1.18.2014 @ 9:30am | ImagesAZ | Community


Cave Creek Museum is gearing up for an exciting year, and they’re kicking it off with the popular Antique Appraisal Day Jan. 18 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Appraiser Sean Morton will examine treasures, discuss their origins, and assess their value. Mr. Morton is a member of the Antiques Appraisal Association of America and has more than 20 years’ experience in the fine arts and antiques field.

There is a fee of $20 per item, and a limit of two items per person, per session. You may attend more than one session.

New this year, Cathy and Bob Gallagher will offer high-speed scanning of photos and documents (up to 400 photos per hour). Cost is 20 cents per scan. Documents are scanned to a free DVD with a case. A portion of proceeds will benefit the museum.

Cave Creek Museum is located at 6140 Skyline Dr. in Cave Creek. The museum features an extensive collection of prehistoric and historic artifacts that describe the lives of Native Americans, miners, ranchers and pioneers. Museum hours are Wednesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays from 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m., and Fridays from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.