Bonhams sponsors day-long event to evaluate your treasures

Wednesday, March 20, 10am to 12 noon & 1:30 to 3:30pm at Pasadena Museum of History

Specialists Available in Jewelry, Fine Arts, Furniture, and Decorative Arts

What better way to celebrate the first day of spring than to dig out those hidden treasures you've held onto year after year and find out their actual worth?

If you have a mystery object or a family heirloom that may be valuable, bring it to Pasadena Museum of History on Wednesday, March 20, between 10:00 am to Noon or 1:30 to 3:30 pm to have it reviewed and receive verbal auction appraisals by professionals from Bonhams. Specialists will be on hand in the areas of jewelry, silver, furniture & decorative arts, and fine arts from Old Masters to contemporary.

Pasadena Museum of history is located at 470 W. Walnut Street (corner Orange Grove Boulevard and Walnut Street), Pasadena 91103. Street parking will be available. Participants are responsible for managing the movement of their items.

We are pleased to welcome the following specialists to PMH for Appraisal Day:

- Ms. Milena Denis: Jewelry & Watches
- Mr. Paul Fisher: Furniture and Decorative Arts
- Mr. Scot Levitt: California & American Paintings
- Ms. Morisa Rosenberg: Prints & Fine Art
- Mr. Jason Stein: 20th Century Decorative Arts & Design
- Ms. Aileen Ward: Silver & Decorative Objects

TICKETS:
Museum Members 2 item s for $10; Non-Members 1 item for $10. Limit of 4 items per household. Reservations recommended and available online at appraisalday.brownpapertickets.com

EVENT INFORMATION:
www.pasadenahistory.org
626.577.1660, ext.10

ww.bonhams.com
323.850.7500

PRESS CONTACTS:
Jeannette Bovard
626.710.8639
Jannelle Grigsby
310.567.7990


NOTES FOR EDITORS

Bonhams, founded in 1793, is one of the world's largest auctioneers of fine art and antiques. The present company was formed by the merger in November 2001 of Bonhams & Brooks and Phillips Son & Neale. In August 2002, the company acquired Butterfields, the principal firm of auctioneers on the West Coast of America. Today, Bonhams offers more sales than any of its rivals, through two major salerooms in London: New Bond Street and Knightsbridge; and a further three in the UK regions and Scotland. Sales are also held in San Francisco, Los Angeles, Carmel, New York and Connecticut in the USA; and Germany, France, Monaco, Hong Kong and Australia. Bonhams has a worldwide network of offices and regional representatives in 25 countries offering sales advice and valuation services in 60 specialist areas. For a full listing of upcoming sales, plus details of Bonhams specialist departments go to www.bonhams.com