Appraisal & Acquisition
Detailed portfolio reviews, diamond or color gemstone certification and jewelry appraisals. Come for our expertise, leave with Van Busch confidence.
Austrian-born, Eleonore Kaymakcian performs all appraisals for Van Busch Fine Jewelry Designs. Holding a B.A. in Art History and a Graduate Jeweler Gemologist degree from the Gemological Institute of America (GIA), Eleonore has worked with master goldsmiths and gemologists throughout Europe and New York and has helped define the traditions and trends in two continents. Eleonore's breadth of knowledge and experience informs her authoritative and accurate gemstone, heirloom and portfolio appraisals. Call to make an appointment with Eleonore at (212) 944-1999.
The value assigned to jewelry can vary depending on the function of the appraisal or report, so it is essential to establish your needs and purpose up front with your appraiser. As a Gemologist Appraiser, Van Busch will give you an estimate of the charges before proceeding. These charges can be based on the time involved or depend on the number of pieces to be appraised.