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Conservation Organizatons:

The American Institute for Conservation

AIC is the professional membership organization for conservators. For general information about the organization and the staff/administration, please refer to the appropriate links on their Website.

International Institute for Conservation

One of the earliest organizations devited to conservation and preservation issues. Based in London, England and truly an International resource.

Conservation of Antiques and Building of Fine Furniture:

Mr. Greer has practiced his profession in this area for more than 35 years, conserving and restoring items for such clients as Dumbarton Oaks, The National Gallery of Art, many prominent art dealers and private clients.

Nick Greer, Antiques Conservator
37627 Allder School Road
Purcellville, VA 20132
Phone: (540) 338-6607
Fax: (540) 338-6604
Email: greersant@aol.com
Website: Nick Greer, Antiques Conservator

Appraisal Services:

We are often asked for assistance in determining the value of various objects. Since we are not involved in the valuation field, we would recommend contacting a specialist in the valuation of antiques and decorative arts. In our area, we'd recommend:

Margaret Nelson Whitmore, ASA
Accredited Senior Appraiser
American Society of Appraisers
19375 Cypress Ridge Terrace, #314
Leesburg, VA 20176
Telephone (703) 729-2246
E-Mail: mnwhitmore@comcast.net