bnj appraisals

We can appraise Everything except the House

Whether you need a casual walk through appraisal or an estate planning appraisal that will withstand IRS scrutiny, we offer appraisal expertise for personal property such as:

Asian, European, & American Antiques

Fine Art

Collectibles & Decorative Accessories

Sterling Silver

Fine and Estate Jewelry

Porcelain, Pottery & Fine Crystal

Coins & Collections

In general personal property found in a home, collection, or estate. 

Our clients include attorneys, trust departments, executors, insurance companies and individuals.

Initial consultations are FREE

About Us

Bridget Jadwick, CAGA Certified Appraiser

Over 30 years of experience in personal collections of sterling silver, jewelry, art, furniture and collectibles. Bridget worked with jewelry stores, antique dealers, and auctions while attending college and later on after moving to North Carolina. She created and operated an on-line/mail-bid sterling silver auction for numerous years prior to opening her second antiques mall, Cheshire Cat Gallery, in Raleigh NC. She assisted in silver seminars as well as helped establish values on estates and tag sales.  

June Hastings, CAGA Certified Appraiser

With over 16 years experience buying, appraising, and selling personal property to include fine art, Asian antiques, and Japanese textiles, June has conducted numerous estate sales and online auctions. She is currently an iGavel Auction (New York, New York) Associate, and a Signature Member of Prior to 1999, she had a successful career in advertising and graphic design as an art director for CBS and NBC affiliate stations, newspaper art and style editor, graphic designer for SAS

Institute and Duke University Public Relations Department, and owner of Woodward-Hastings Advertising by Design.