Buyers, Sellers
and Appraisers of
Estate Jewelry

Call 401-465-7114

Expert jewelry appraisal —
diamonds, colored gems
vintage and estate jewelry

As a certified gemologist with more than forty years in the field, Rod Baril's promise to you is personalized attention to your specific appraisal needs.

Formerly Place Jewelers, Warwick, RI, Place Gemological Services has been serving the public as well as businesses and the legal profession since 1992.

We offer our services in Rhode Island and NE Connecticut from July through December, and from January through June in SW Florida. Please call for availability.

Senior member of the International Society of Appraisers and the National Association of Jewelry Appraisers.

Gemologist diploma from the Gemological Institute of America, 1982.

Certificate of Appraisal from the Gemological Institute of America, 1997.

Offering a range of
appraisal services in
Rhode Island, Connecticut
and SW Florida

Appraisals by Appointment
We handle your items with care and in a timely manner as you watch.

Insurance Appraisals
By Appointment

We ensure that your treasured items are properly evaluated by providing complete documentation accompanied by digital photographs.

Estate Appraisals
Discover the current market value of your heirloom jewelry as well as sterling silver flatware and holloware.

Gem Identification

Vintage Authentication
In-depth knowledge of vintage styles, from Victorian, Edwardian and Art Nouveau through Art Déco to retro modern and mid-century. Is it real, imitation, reproduction, replica?

Purchase and Report Verification
This includes consultation on prospective purchases and verification of purchased items.

Brokerage and
Consultation Services

Know the value of your items before you sell.

Divorce Appraisals
Required by IRS regulations and state laws.

Portable Gemological
Lab Services

We can bring our state-of-the-art equipment to your site for gem identification and evaluation.

On-site training

We will buy your unwanted diamonds and estate jewelry

To schedule a FREE introductory consultation,
call 401-465-7114
or email