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Opening Times

 

NORMAL LAB OPENING TIMES:
MONDAY 10AM to 5PM
TUESDAY CLOSED
WEDNESDAY 10AM to 5PM
THURSDAY 10AM to 5PM
FRIDAY CLOSED
LAB OPENING TIMES (DIFFERENT TO THE USUAL):
MONDAY 10AM to 5PM
TUESDAY CLOSED
WEDNESDAY 10AM to 5PM
THURSDAY 10AM to 5PM
FRIDAY CLOSED

 

Gem & Pearl Lab - Fees

(plus VAT at 20%)

 
A) GEM IDENTIFICATION - All stones not covered in sections B & C

Verbal Fees
£20 - £40
@ £5 per carat

Report Fees
£40 - £80
@ £10 per carat

Flat rate of £20/£40 for lower value
items


B) GEM IDENTIFICATION
- rubies, sapphires, emeralds (including treatment opinions), alexandrite chrysoberyl, jadeite/nephrite jade, opal; red spinel, paraiba-type tourmaline, and quartz:

Verbal Fees
£40 - £80
@ £10 per carat
Report Fees
£60 - £120
@ £15 per carat

Flat rate of £30/£60 for lower value
items


C) COUNTRY OF ORIGIN OPINIONS
- Natural rubies and sapphires; and natural emeralds (including treatment opinions):

Verbal Fees
£60 - £120
@ £15 per carat
Report Fees
£80 - £160
@ £20 per carat

Flat rate of £45/£80 for lower value
items


D) INDIVIDUAL PEARLS
- (one to five pearls - larger numbers surcharge)

Verbal Fees
Less than 10ct: £40
Over 10ct: £4/ct

Cultured: £30 flat rate
Report Fees
Less than 10ct: £60
Over 10ct: £6/ct
 


E) SAMPLE TEST OF ROWS/NECKLACES/ETC OF PEARLS

Verbal Fees
(Centre Pearl)

Less than 5mm: £50
5 - 8mm: £60
8 - 9mm: £90
Over 9mm: POA

Cultured: £40 flat rate
Discretionary

Extra rows £10 each
Extra rows £20 each
Extra rows £30
Report Fees
(Centre Pearl)

Less than 5mm: £75
5 - 8mm: £90
8 - 9mm: £120
Over 9mm: POA

Cultured: £60 flat rate
Discretionary

Extra rows £15 each
Extra rows £30 each
Extra rows £35