Appraisal Fair: Gems in the Attic

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Kansas Historical Society Museum
Featuring Madison Group Fine Art Appraisers with specialties in 19th-20th century European and American paintings, drawings, sculpture, ceramics, glass, decorative arts, antiques, furniture, silver and crystal. Plus, preservation workshops!

Tickets are $20 for the first item, $15 for the second. with a maximum two items per person.  Tickets must be purchased in advance.  Call 785-272-8681, ext. 415

Preservation Workshops
Our experts will present workshops about collecting and collections care. Admission to workshops is free.

10:30 a.m. – Researching and Documenting Your Collectibles
11:30 a.m. – Textile Preservation – clothing, quilts, and other fiber objects
12:30 p.m. – Donating to a Museum – learn the process
1:30 p.m. – Paper Preservation – documents, photographs, and other paper objects

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