Frequently Asked Questions

 

Why do I need an appraisal on my fine jewelry and precious objects?

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What is the first step in seeking a jewelry appraisal?

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What can I do with my jewelry appraisal after I obtain it?

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What percentage of the appraised value can I expect my item to sell for?

Appraisal valuations can be all over the board. There is no easy formula that can be used to estimate what your item might sell for based on your insurance appraisal. If there was government standardization for the training of personal property appraisers in jewelry and objects, the valuations for each individual market—retail or estate—would be based on ACTUAL sales transactions instead of what the appraiser randomly decides to estimate.

 

Why go to Melinda Adducci?

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