So how do you go about getting an appraisal?

This may help:

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Mark F. Moran, Senior Editor, Antiques and Collectibles Books, for Krause Publications, Iola, Wis., will be conducting the inaugural Antique Trader webinar on getting a certified appraisal for your antiques and collectibles on Aug. 20 at 7 p.m. Central.
Moran has been a contributing editor for Antique Trader magazine. He has also served as editor of Antique Review East magazine; as producer of Atlantique City, an antique show held at the Atlantic City, N.J., Convention Center; and as editorial director of F+W Media’s Antiques Group.
He is the author of more than 25 books on antiques and collectibles.
Moran has been buying and selling antiques since 1973, specializing in vintage folk art, Americana and fine art.
He has been active as an appraiser of antiques and fine art for more than 20 years, and is currently associated with Landmarks Gallery and Restoration Studio in Milwaukee. He is certified in the Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice (USPAP).