South Carolina State Museum staff are available to help you identify objects and find research and conservation resources.
If you have something that you would like to find out more about, please read over the FAQ below and submit a request for information.
Frequently Asked Questions
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American Society of Appraisers
The museum does not conduct evaluations, appraisals or authentication services. While we do not endorse any appraisers, you can find resource links on this page to assist you finding appraisers in your local area.
Museum collections staff will be glad to assist you if you have questions about the best way to care for your family objects and antiques.
The museum does not refurbish or conserve objects for the general public. See below for resource links to assist you in finding a conservator.
If we are not familiar with your object or artwork, we will try our best to find out information for you. If we are not able to help and it is outside of our area of focus, we will try to recommend another museum or institution that might be able to help
Submit a Request
Please complete the form below and with your contact information, a basic description of your object and/or artwork and any background information you may have about it. Staff will be in touch to assist you within 5 working days.