A verbal evaluation of a bow is given as a courtesy to clients.
There is a fee if a bow requires a more detailed study.

Michael has extensive experience in advising investors on bow portfolios.
He has served as a bow consultant for many violin shops and has advised private individuals on bow purchases at auctions.

Insurance Letters

Many insurance companies require a written insurance appraisal.
An insurance letter is a statement of valuation and not proof of authenticity.
It does not include photographs.
Initial insurance evaluations are $75, all updates are $50.

Depreciation Letters

Depreciation letters for damaged bows are $75.
The fee is waived for bows being restored in this shop.