Free Appraisals of Antiques and Collectibles Offered at Premier Collectible Conference & Exhibition

Curious about what your family heirlooms, collectibles, yard sale bargains or attic finds are worth? Here’s your chance to find out for free. Bring them to the Premier Collectible Conference and Exhibition (PCCE) being held at Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. The free appraisals will be available during all four days of the convention, April 17-20, 2008.

The PCCE is the world’s first event dedicated to bring serious collectors and the industry’s most respected sources together in a professional environment. Appraisers from the country’s leading auction houses and independent dealers from across the nation will be on hand to provide valuable appraisal information about Sports and Americana memorabilia, sports cards, toys, decorative art, games, glass, collectibles, and porcelain.

Appraisers will include:

Noel Barret is an active collector and expert of optical and pre-cinema toys, lithographed paper and comic character toys, as well as salesman’s samples and advertising icons. Noel Barret appears as an appraiser in Games and Toys on the PBS television program “Antiques Roadshow.”Â

Nicholas Dawes, vice president of Live Auctions and Acquisitions for Mastro Auctions, has over 35 years experience as an international antiques dealer, auction director, writer, lecturer, and charity auctioneer. A seasoned generalist, Mr. Dawes has several areas of specialty and is considered this country’s leading authority on works by Ren Lalique. Nicholas Dawes appears as an appraiser in Decorative Arts, Glass and Pottery & Porcelain on the PBS television program “Antiques Roadshow.”Â

Gary Sohmers operates Wex Rex Collectibles and Saxonville Auction Services and attends and sells at numerous antiques and collectibles events each year. Gary Sohmers appears as an appraiser in Collectibles, Memorabilia and Toys on the PBS television program “Antiques Roadshow.”Â

In addition, a rotation of industry experts in the fields of sports memorabilia, sports autographs, and sports cards will provide specialized appraisals, information and insight.

For more information, go to www.PCCE2008.com.

Featured Auctions

(*) Indicates Auction in Progress
(*) Classic Auctions: May 24 - June 15
(*) JG Autographs: June 9 - June 15
(*) Steve Novella: June 11 - June 15
(*) RR Auction: May 25 - June 16
(*) Kevin Savage Cards: June 4 - June 16-17
(*) MeiGray Auctions: May 24 - June 16-17
(*) Heritage Auctions: May 24 - June 17
(*) NBA Auctions: June 11 - June 17
(*) Sirius Sports Cards: June 7 - June 17
(*) Steve Novella: June 12 - June 17
(*) Iconic Auctions: June 11 - June 19
(*) REA: June 10 - June 20
(*) Auction of Champions: June 9 - June 21
(*) Kevin Savage Cards: June 10 - June 21
JG Autographs: June 16 - June 22
Kevin Savage Cards: June 14 - June 23-24
(*) MeiGray Auctions: June 11 - June 24
NBA Auctions: June 18 - June 24
RR Auction: June 17 - June 24
(*) Sterling Sports Auctions: June 10 - June 24
(*) Grey Flannel Auctions: June 4 - June 26
(*) Heritage Auctions: June 4 - June 26
(*) Love of the Game: June 10 - June 26
(*) Goldin Auctions: June 10 - June 26-27
(*) Pristine Auction: June 1 - June 27
(*) Lelands: June 13 - June 27
Kevin Savage Cards: June 18 - June 28
JG Autographs: June 23 - June 29
Kevin Savage Cards: June 22 - June 30
(*) University Archives: June 10 - June 30
NBA Auctions: June 25 - July 1
Sirius Sports Cards: June 21 - July 1
MEARS Auctions: June 29 - July 3
Auction of Champions: June 23 - July 5
SCP Auctions: June 23 - July 9
(*) Memory Lane Inc: June 12 - July 10
(*) CertifiedLink: June 10 - July 13-14
PWCC: July 1 - July 17
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