Author: Claire A. Peña GG

“I just want to know……what’s it worth??”

“I just want to know…… what’s it worth??” by Claire A. Peña GG     It isn’t what people typically want to hear, but there isn’t one correct answer, so I have to answer that question with another one: What is the purpose of the evaluation? The tricky thing about jewelry appraisal is that different situations require different methods of determining value. This is one reason why you may end up with vastly different estimates for the same item. Let’s walk through the different situations to gain a better understanding of the different types and purposes of values. The reality...

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