PISCATAWAY, NJ - Have you inherited a beautiful painting…found a piece of jewelry at a garage sale…or discovered a confederate dollar bill while cleaning out your parent’s attic? Have you been wondering - Is it a TREASUREor is it TRASH? Come to the Appraisal Fair….We’ve got the answers!
On Sunday, October 9th, 2016, bring as many as three (3) items to be evaluated, for a donation of three for $25 or $10 each, to the 2nd Biennial “Antiques River-Road Show” Appraisal Fair and Book Sale. The event benefits the historic Metlar-Bodine House Museum, which serves as the official historical and cultural museum of Piscataway Township and is listed on the National and (NJ) State Registers of Historic Places.
From 11:00am to 3:00pm, expert professional appraisers specializing in art, ephemera, architectural pieces, furniture, jewelry, toys, military items, pottery, advertising, primitives, African & Asian items, glass, china, textiles and vintage clothing are volunteering to examine your possessions and determine their worth.
From 10:00am to 4:00pm, there also will be a fabulous Book Sale on subjects as varied as antiques, history, literature, collectibles, historic architecture, cooking, and art history, and more … and …be sure to take advantage of a special sale in the museum’s Dutch Door gift shop. The event will take place throughout the historic site and refreshments will be available.
So make it your Sunday, October 9th - Event of the Day!
Location: 1281 River Road, Piscataway
Handicap accessible; handicap parking available in the lower parking area
(Note: guided tours will not be available during the event)