Burnell's provides jewelry appraisals for every need, from insurance appraisals and quick sale appraisals, to estate appraisals. Burnell's has two Gemological Institute of America accredited gemologists on the premises.
Using electronic gold testers, refractometers, binocular microscopes, thermal transference equipment and sophisticated spectroscopes, these gemologists are backed up by the finest equipment to identify and asses the value of your jewelry. Our staff constantly does research on the latest treatments used in the gem industry to assure the authenticity of the finest quality gems.
Specializing in every aspect of the jewelry making process, a goldsmith must understand not only the processes involved with making jewelry, but also the structural integrity of a design. Every goldsmith/designer at Burnell's has between 16 and 30 years of experience on the jewelry bench. Each has a background in jewelry history and experience in repairing every kind of jewelry, as well as being able to take a jewelry design from start to finish. These jewelry designers have won more than 40 state and national awards for their jewelry designs.