When it comes to determining the value of an object, a picture is worth a thousand words. Before Skinner can accept an item on consignment, our specialists need to see it. By sending photographs, either through this form or by postal mail, the Skinner Appraisal Services team can match your property with the correct specialist appraisers within Skinner.
Please use this form to submit descriptions and up to three photos per item. After completing and submitting the form, you'll be asked if you would like to submit additional items for evaluation. To learn more about what to expect from the auction evaluation process, please read 'How to Get the Most out of Your Online Auction Evaluation.'
Please Note: Skinner will contact you if your material is appropriate for inclusion in a Skinner auction. We receive a large number of requests and appreciate your understanding and patience.
If you are interested in discussing the placement of a large collection or estate with Skinner, please contact the Appraisal Services team directly at +1 508-970-3299.
To submit photographs by postal mail, please download this
form and mail it to Skinner with your photographs.
Skinner DOES NOT accept unsolicited property for auction. All
those interested in consigning must first contact Skinner for an auction
evaluation. All unsolicited property received by Skinner will be returned to the sender.
Please provide clear color photographic images for each object you are interested in consigning.
All evaluations are provisional and subject to revision upon
first-hand examination by a specialist.
Photographs and other materials sent to us through United States Postal Service will NOT
We cannot accomodate requests for evaluations of property
of a type or value that is typically not offered by Skinner at auction.
Please allow 3-4 weeks for a response. Skinner will contact you if your material is approprate for inclusion in a Skinner auction. We receive a large number of requests and appreciate your understanding and patience.
Auction evaluations are statements of opinion only and shall not
be relied upon by you or any third party as a prediction or guarantee
of the actual selling price. Skinner makes no representations or
warranties with respect to the property, its authenticity, attribution,
condition, or otherwise. Furthermore auction evaluations are intended
solely for the use of the owner of the property and only for the
purpose of considering whether to consign the property to Skinner. A Skinner auction evaluation
may not be used by the property owner for any other purpose, or by any third
party for any purpose whatsoever, nor may it be published.