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Jewelry Services

We appraise Jewelry, Watches, Loose Gemstones & Silver.

Appraisals are conducted in a secure environment and include:
  • Complete descriptions of your items: gemstones are identified, graded and measured, and weights calculated.
  • Mountings are tested for metal content and checked for condition and security.
  • Digital photographs are supplied with every report.
  • Your appraisal will explain the grading systems used.
  • We retain a copy of your report on file for 5 years. Updated reports on your items will cost 50% of the then current appraisal fees.
  • Appraisals while you wait are available by appointment. Walk in clients can expect a 1-3 working day turn-around time, varies with work load.


Minimum Written Appraisal Fee for One Standard Item - PDF Format $140.00
Printed Hard Copy $15.00
Minimum Fee for Each Additional Item $110.00
Complex Items or Appraisals (Other than insurance reports) As Quoted
Summary Evaluation Jewelry/Loose Stone
(Minimum each item)
Update PGL Appraisal and/or Verification (Within 5 year period) 50% Of Full Appraisal Fee
Damage Reports/Estimates of Weight Loss after Recutting Full Appraisal Fee Plus $100.00
Digital Photographs of Jewelry $20.00 per photo
Niton XRF Test (Metal Analyzer) $50 (per test)

Loose Diamonds & Colored Stones

Plot on Diamond $100.00
Pocket Report (card) $140.00
Diamond Laser Inscription or Recutting Service As Quoted
Laboratory Report Verification $60.00
Sherlock Holmes CVD/HPHT Test (Lab Grown Diamond ID) $60 (per test)
Sarin/OGI Report - measurement, proportion certificate $80.00 to $120.00
Diamond Color & Clarity $50.00
Gem Identification $40.00
Summary Evaluation (per Item) $90.00
Jewelry and Gemstone Sorting Time, per Hour $250.00 (1/2 Hour Minimum)

Sterling Silver

Flatware Set $200.00
Coffee/Tea Sets $200.00
Additional Pieces As Quoted

Broker Services Fees

$10,000 or Over 15% of sale
$9,999 or Less 20% of sale

Home/Office - Off-site Appointments

Office Consulting - $300 per hour.
Travel Appraisal fee plus $200 per hour. (Local within 120 miles port to port fee) Travel outside 120 miles qualified fee.
Expert Witness / Court Testifying $400 per hr
sample appraisal
To view a sample appraisal, click above.

appraisal card
To view a sample appraisal card, click above

Digital Photographs are Available with each Full Appraisal.

We use State of the Art Equipment

Testing for Fluorescence