histoOur Services
Located in the history rich Southern Outer Banks of North Carolina, we offer personal property consultations, evaluations, and appraisals for estate, insurance, and donation purposes all in compliance with the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP). We are able to assist with all types of business and estate liquidations. We accept consignments of  large estates, single items of virtue and collections. We also accept deaccessions from museums, colleges, universities, governments, and other institutions. We work in close contact with estate and trust attorneys, executors, bank trust departments, and  trustees responsible for estate dispersal as well as collectors, and individuals who are downsizing. We are actively seeking Asian Arts, Coins, Decorative Arts, Fine Art, Firearms, Folk Art, Jewelry, Porcelain, Pottery, Stoneware, and Textiles..

Our Business Principles
Be Trustful: Ensure reliance on the character, ability, strength, and truth of our business.
Keep An Open Mind:  Ask for opinions and feedback from customers and team members.
Have Clear Documents: Routinely re-evaluate all print materials including advertising, brochures, contracts, and other business documents making sure they are clear, precise and professional.
Be Community Involved: Remain involved in community betterment related issues and activities.
Maintain Accounting Control: Use a hands-on approach to accounting and record keeping.
Be Respectful: Treat others with the utmost of respect. Regardless of differences, positions, titles, ages, or other types of distinctions, we will always treat others with professional respect and courtesy. 
“Integrity has no need of Rules”.
Albert Camus Author, Novelist, Playwright 1913-1960, 1957 Nobel Prize for Literature