- Written by: Ian Farquhar
- Category: Jewellery & Gemstones
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What is the value of an item, and how can its value be determined? Most appraisers will weigh a piece of gold jewellery and multiply the weight by a factor that reflects their opinion of the current market value of gold jewellery. Many appraisers say that they then add something for “antique value” or appearance of the piece, but this is totally subjective.