Sapphire and Diamonds earrings



Independent Jewellery & Gems Valuations (IJGV) is located in Brisbane and specialises in independent valuations providing precise assessments of:

  • modern & antique jewellery

  • watches

  • loose diamonds

  • pearls 

  • colour gemstones

You can have one single item or entire estates valued for insurance or legal purposes.

Our knowledge of the jewellery and watch industry is extensive. Independent Jewellery & Gem Valuations work closely with other professionals within these industries to ensure our clients are provided with the most accurate and impartial valuations of your precious pieces.  


Who Comes to Independent Jewellers & Gems Valuations?

  • Prospective grooms or brides come to IJVG for the confidence of knowing they're getting what they're paying for, or for insurance purposes.

  • Individuals or families with inheritances come to us for accurate analyses and valuations.

  • Estate executors, valuing the worth of the estate either before or after inheritance issues, come to us for reliable, certifiable appraisals and valuations on jewellery, gold, gems, or watches.

  • Solicitors, courts, and even criminal investigators count on us to provide accurate, reliable analyses in cases or disputes.

  • Professional industry gemologists and retailers appreciate the convenience of our location in the heart of Fortitude Valley, Brisbane, although we work throughout whole of Australia.



Select from the options below for the service that suits your needs.

Sarina Cheney    Registered NCJV Valuer

Sarina Cheney, a qualified gemologist, has oversixteen years of experience in the jewellery trade. In 2008 Sarina obtained a diploma from the Gemological Association of Australia (GAA), a recognised authority on diamonds and precious gems, and continued on to study and become an accredited valuer with the National Council Of Jewellery Valuers (NCJV) in 2009.

Sarina continually monitors advancements in the ever-changing and growing jewellery industry. This ensures that the valuations provided are precise and up to date with the current market and values.

FGAA   Diamond Grader

Registered Valuer NCJVQ198