IN FIVE EASY STEPS
- 1. Bring your jewelry to Stein Diamonds
- 2. We Clean it and Examine it
- 3. We write notes, take pictures, and return the pieces(s) to you
- 4. We prepare the proper documentation and notify you
- 5. Pick up your appraisal(s) in 24-48 hours or we mail it/them to you "It may be a longer wait if you bring multiple pieces"
We offer a complete appraisal certificate with picture of item for insurance purposes at no charge for any item purchased from us for $500 and above. Appraisals for jewelry not purchased at Stein Diamonds start at $50.00.
This is the most common type of appraisal. It provides specific information about a piece of jewelry for insurance companies. This information is usually needed to properly insure jewelry against damage or loss. Pieces that are deemed irreplaceable will be discussed on an individual basis.
APPRAISALS FOR ESTATE JEWELRY
For probate purposes, appraisals are based on Fair Market Value.