We offer appraisal services for estate and insurance purposes. Your jewelry will be inspected upon receipt for necessary repairs, cleaned, and inspected one more time before the appraiser evaluates it. The appraiser will then create a detailed description of your jewelry, including measurements, color grading, and weight approximates.
Most asked questions regarding appraisals:
Q. Do you keep my jewelry?
A. Yes, we must keep your jewelry to complete the process described above. It will be kept in the vault at night and insured with us during this time.
Q. How long does an appraisal take?
A. Appraisals normally take two to three weeks, but there are occasions that may require more time.
Q. How much does an appraisal cost?
A. Appraisals start at $70 and go up from there, depending on the intricacy of the item.