The analyses, opinions, conclusions and valuations in the reports are developed, and the appraisals prepared in conformity with “The Appraisal Foundations Uniform Standards of Professional Appraisal Practice”, USPAP and “The National Association of Jewelry Appraisers”, NAJA.
Certified and Graduate Gemologists from G.I.A. or The Gemological Institute of America, fully bilingual
Active members of The National Association of Jewelry Appraisers NAJA, Certified Senior Member status
Active members of The Association of Independent Jewelry Valuers ( AIJV )- Member
Active members of G.I.A. Alumni Association
Over 30 years experience as Gemologists - Certified Jewelry Appraisers
Appraisals prepared for Federal Agencies such as U.S. Customs Dept., FBI, U.S. Marshal Service, D.E.A., among others such as Banks, Law Offices, Estates, Insurance Agencies, Jewelry shops, Private customers, etc.
Complete Gemological Equipment and Instruments (see enclosed list)
Documents with full and specific descriptions of every piece of jewelry appraised: stone identification, contents, weights, clarity and color grades, metal content and weight plus gold and metal prices to date for future references, etc.
Digital and detailed photos of every item photographed individually
All work is done with the customer/s present or any other person/s authorized by the customer, you will never be asked to leave your pieces.
We do not un-mount any stones since gemological instruments are used which make taking measurements possible in most cases.
We Appraise Pearls, Watches in addition to Jewelry, Precious Metals and Stones, etc.
Retail Replacement Value for Insurance Companies
Fair Market Value