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About Juanita E. Addeo FGA GG ASA

Master Gemologist Appraiser®

Juanita conducts comprehensive detailed ‘certified’ appraisal reports with all qualitative and quantitative features of your personal jewelry items for many purposes of valuation: Estate, Insurance, Divorce, resale, orderly liquidation or hypothetical- or, simply identification.

Clients set appointments for consultation because of her reputation as an accomplished Gemologist together with professional appraisal skills. Considering 47 plus years′ experience in the grading, examination, and valuation of diamonds, and fine gemstone jewelry, her expertise is in delivering the market value within context to the client. This ultimately empowers the owner with better comprehension of their items′ ‘worth’ and to whom.

With a complete laboratory, (including a certified diamond master set registered with the GIA) most diagnostics are determined, including any treatments, damage or suspicious gemological activity.

Metal testing, colored stone grading and identification, plotting diagrams, period/antique identification, (photomicrographs are taken, if need be) for a fully qualified, quantified value analysis of your fine jewelry. The complete report is presented as a pdf format for immediate delivery.

In the event the assignment is a larger project, Juanita will review and assess the parameters of the task at hand with the client as needed.

Established in the heart of Central Florida in 1973, an appointment with Juanita is quite the clear choice in valuation needs and services because of the highest qualification standards, requalifying requirements, compliance, and standards set by the American Society of Appraisers, for legal firms within the State of Florida. In a pristine, highly secure environment, your time set for an appointment is totally devoted to the assessment of your specific valuation need.

Whether a diamond engagement ring or wedding set for Insurance replacement value, a Lab re-check (GIA, EGL, IGI ‘cert’), damage issue, or a post-purchase investigation of quality (cruise ship or port of call purchase), the comprehensive analysis of your item will be conducted while you wait.

Very simply – give Juanita a quick call, or email her and she will set the appointment promptly to facilitate your needs satisfactorily.

  • Compliant and competently designated Master Gemologist Appraiser® as Accredited Senior Appraiser with the American Society of Appraisers.
  • A set appointment and consultation giving you a complete analysis of all the features of your personal fine jewelry items, including consultation of those items which may or not be needed for scheduling.
  • Finally, a clear idea of exactly what the diamond, gemstone or period piece of jewelry is worth − to whom and for what amount.
  • Totally vetted and approved Appraiser by the Jewelers Vigilance Committee.

Make your appointment now. You′ll be glad you did.

Inside Glimpse of the Appraisal Process
Example of Appraisal Report