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Buying, Selling and Evaluating Antiques and Collectibles

  • Class Type: Personal Enrichment
  • Location: Columbus
  • Start Date: March 22, 2022
  • Time: 1 - 3:30 p.m.

Have you been collecting a specific piece of pottery or fine china, old advertising signs or a certain period of jewelry but now are ready to sell those items? Or maybe you want to add to your collection. Whatever your situation, Tom Bassett will share valuable information and reliable sources about determining fair prices, learning what to look for when purchasing an antique or collectible, and understanding what’s hot and what’s not.

Tom’s presentations are packed with firsthand experiences and extensive knowledge in a fun and enjoyable atmosphere. Please bring one item for class discussion and an appraisal.

Preregistration is required. CODE: 21/NC AVOR 9350 DCE12

Tom Bassett is past president of the Lincoln Coin Club and a 35-year member of the New England Appraisal Association. In 2002, Gov. Mike Johanns appointed him to the Nebraska Quarter Design Committee. In 1983, he conducted what is likely the largest antique appraisal in Nebraska at Pioneer Village in Minden.

Class Details

  • Instructor: Tom Bassett
  • Cost: $35
  • Address:
    3115 6th St.
  • Location: Knights of Columbus Hall


For more information or to preregister, contact Karen Mroczek at 402-562-1249; toll-free in Nebraska at 1-877-222-0780, ext. 1249; or

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