Appraisal Services

Crowther & Brayley Ltd. has been providing appraisal service throughout Nova Scotia since 1989.

We provide:

  • Probate Appraisals
  • Estate Appraisals
  • Estate Division Appraisals
  • Matrimonial Division Appraisals
  • Insurance Appraisals
  • Cultural Properties Appraisals
  • Fair Market for Sale Appraisals


  • Antique Furniture Appraisals
  • Porcelain & China Appraisals
  • Oriental Rugs Appraisals
  • Paintings Appraisals
  • Watercolors Appraisals
  • Porcelain & Glass Appraisals
  • Coin Collections Appraisals
  • Marine Items Appraisals
  • Ethnological Items Appraisals
  • 20th Century Collectibles Appraisals
  • Various Collectibles Appraisals
  • Household Goods Appraisals

Accredited Appraiser

Founding member, Canadian Association of Personal Property Appraisers
Secretary-Treasurer, Canadian Association of Personal Property Appraisers from 1989 to 1992
Secretary, Canadian Association of Personal Property Appraisers from 1992 to 2004

NOTE: Appraisals undertaken on behalf of various institutions and law firms including trust companies, banks, trustees in bankruptcy, the Royal Canadian Navy, the Royal Navy, Cultural Properties Board, Ottawa, the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic, Mount Allison University, Dalhousie University, the Department of Natural Resources.

Presenter participant in the Canadian Naval Museums Working Group; CBC Radio, Alberta, Wild Rose Country; CBC Radio Newfoundland afternoon show, CBC Radio Halifax’s Main Street. Television including the Canadian Antiques Roadshow on CBC T.V, CBC News World and The Antique Hunter as seen on various channels

Crowther & Brayley Ltd. has been offering auction and appraisal services in Halifax, Nova Scotia since 1989. Specializing in fine art antiques and collectibles.