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Holts Gems, 1st Floor, 39 Greville Street, London, EC1N 8PJ. Mon to Thurs 10am-5pm Fri: 10am-4.30pm
Appraising jewellery on-site
Holts Gems are members of the National Association of Jewellers, winners of the Retail Jeweller Awards and members of the Gemmological Association of Great Britain (GEM-A), they employ qualified gemologists and have over 70 years experience of appraising jewellery on-site in their Hatton Garden store. They can also provide jewellery valuations for probate. With so much knowledge under one roof, you can be assured of the integrity of your jewellery valuation.
Valuations are provided as written reports
Holts Gems jewellery valuations are provided as written reports with full technical descriptions and images and the insurance replacement cost. The final document can also be emailed to you on request. Their team of gemmologists and jewellery experts are able to value all jewellery items including gemstone and diamond-set fine jewellery, pearls and antique jewellery items. Their jewellery insurance valuation service starts from £80, probate valuations are from £60. Prices are dependent on the nature of the materials and on the complexity of the work involved. Prices exclude VAT.
Are your gemstones real
Wondering if your gemstone is real? Holts Gems also have an in-house gem testing and valuation team for both loose and mounted gemstones. You are more than welcome to observe while your gem is being tested. Upon completion of the test, their team will issue a certificate outlining the technical physical details of the gemstone (cut, colour, weight and physical measurements) as well as the true identity of the gemstone.
Re-valued for insurance purposes
Need your item re-valued for insurance purposes at a later date/ purchased a new item or maybe you have lost your certificate? Please contact Holts Gems for further information.