Before you can have your jewelry insured, you first must have it appraised. Here are reasons why you must appraise your jewelries.

  • When you appraise jewelry, you will know its true value, meaning its worth in monetary equivalent. If you own a vintage or antique piece of jewelry that has been passed from generation to generation and you have no idea how valuable it is, have it appraised.
  • Getting an appraisal is a necessary step if you want jewelry to be covered by insurance.
  • In situations where the police recover a piece of jewelry, its appraisal is the best way to trace back the owner of the jewelry.
  • If you are traveling to another country, you must provide appraisal papers so that your jewelry will pass through customs.
  • For those who are planning their jewelry in the future, an appraisal is a great help in setting a price for potential buyers.


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