The Fascinating World of Appraising
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When: Tuesday, July 28, 2020
11:00 AM
Where: Online Webinar
United States
Presenter: Cos Altobelli, ECGA

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Cost: Free
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The Fascinating World of Appraising
Cos Altobelli, ECGA


Cos Altobelli, ECGAAfter years of dedicated service to the American Gem Society, the legendary Cos Altobelli, ECGA, is retiring at the end of the year. Don't miss this webinar where Cos covers the full world of appraising that involves jewelry identification, estate tax liability, fair market value, museum donations, insurance replacement, expert witness cases, and much more!

Key Takeaways:

  • The importance of professional credentials
  • Appraising as an additional income vehicle to sales and repairs
  • Disclaimers for laboratory-grown diamonds

If you are interested in appraising and want to learn more from the world-renowned industry expert, you won't want to miss this webinar! There is no prerequisite knowledge required. We’ll end the webinar with an open discussion and live Q&A.

Cos Altobelli, ECGA, is the President of Altobelli Jewelers, Inc., a past Appraisals Chair with the American Gem Society, and author of The Practical Guide to Jewelry Appraising (4th Edition).


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Mission Statement

The American Gem Society (AGS) is a nonprofit trade association of fine jewelry professionals dedicated to setting, maintaining and promoting the highest standards of ethical conduct and professional behavior through education, accreditation, recertification of its membership, gemological standards, and gemological research.

The Society is committed to providing educational products to inform and protect the consumer and to contributing to the betterment of the trade by creating industry standards to protect the jewelry-buying public and the fine jewelry industry as a whole.

AGS Laboratories, founded to support the AGS mission, is a nonprofit diamond grading laboratory with a mission of consumer protection. Adhering to the AGS Diamond Grading Standards, AGS Laboratories is dedicated to offering diamond grading reports that provide consistency and accuracy based on science.

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