Appraisals & Certificates

We offer two types of appraisals services: verbal opinions and written certification for insurance.

1) Verbal opinions may be given on the condition and origin of your instrument and/or bow, as well as a value of your item.

a. Instrument verbal opinions for a determined monetary value, $25.00.

b. Bow verbal opinions for a determined monetary value, $15.00.

2) Insurance appraisals are required and necessary by insurance companies to determine the value adequate for replacement cost. Your insurance appraisal will contain a certificate and photographs of your instrument or bow.

a. Appraisal certificate for one instrument and including one bow, $89.00.

Appointments are necessary for appraisals and certificates. Please call (570) 321-8070 or send an e-mail to info@jrjuddviolins.com in order to schedule an appointment.