Located on U.S. Route 1 in Thomaston, Maine, Thomaston Place Auction Galleries is Maine’s premier auction & appraisal company, specializing in fine art, antiques, decorative objects, silver, jewelry, coins, vehicles, and real estate. Our success in discovering and bringing important treasures to the market has earned us the respect of collectors, dealers, and museums around the world.

Owner and President Kaja Veilleux and Vice President John D. Bottero offer free appraisals every Tuesday at the gallery (from 10:00 a.m. to noon and from 1:30 to 4:00 p.m.) and provide house call appraisal services by appointment. Quality consignments are always accepted.

Our business approach:

  • To create a positive and enriching experience by handling treasured items with care and sensitivity
  • To work as a partner with consignors to generate the best possible sales outcome for each item offered
  • To support the preservation of antiques and fine art for future generations
  • To share our knowledge and expertise through appraisals, catalog descriptions, and from the auction podium
  • To give back to Maine communities by helping not-for-profit organizations with creative fundraising

Every Tuesday is Free Appraisal Day in our Thomaston gallery: 10:00 a.m. to noon & 1:30 to 4:00 p.m.

House call appraisals by appointment

Our thoughtful, discreet approach to guiding consignors through the auction process has resulted in an expanding base of families and institutions who entrust their treasures to us. We are happy to assist with small collections, complete estates, or anything in between.

Please feel free to contact us by telephone: 207-354-8141 or 800-924-1032 or email: appraisal@kajav.com