Global Gemology & Appraisals
Port Saint Lucie, Florida
Gems & Jewelry Appraiser, Forensic Science
Gemologist, Jewelry Appraiser, Jewelry Forensics, Diamond Forensics, Diamond Grading, Diamond Verification, Diamond Authentication, Jewelry Expert, Antique Jewelry, Gem Identification, Emerald, Sapphire, Ruby, Pearls, Gemstone Enhancement, Gemstone Identification
Scott Papper, GG, CMA, RGA, AJP, CSMP, CSSP
I am a fourth generation gem and jewelry professional who began working full time at my father’s pawnshop, Deerfield Pawnbrokers, in 2009, where I remained until 2021. I was able to gather a wealth of knowledge as I was responsible for evaluating and valuating jewelry, diamonds, gemstones, wristwatches, pocket watches, coins, and other antiquities on a regular basis. Other responsibilities included jewelry photography, market research, and sales.
In 2017, after attaining the highest credential awarded by the Gemological Institute of America (GIA) in the field of gemology, Graduate Gemologist, I founded my own company, Global Gemology & Appraisals. In addition to appraising jewelry locally, I also undertook subcontracted appraisal assignments that required out-of-state travel to Georgia, Virginia, and Alabama.
In 2020, I achieved the highest credential awarded by the National Association of Jewelry Appraisers (NAJA), Certified Master ...