Gems and Jewels Appraisal Services 

Bryana Lavery, GIA Graduate Gemologist

About Us

Who We Are

Bryana Lavery

Appraiser / GIA Graduate Gemologist


Bryana Lavery is a GIA Graduate Gemologist located in Nashville, TN, a member of the G.I.A. Alumni Association, the Middle Tennessee Chapter of the GIA Alumni Association and a third generation in the Jewelry Industry. She has a broad knowledge of contemporary jewelry, diamonds and colored gemstones with a specialty in Antique Jewelry ranging in period from the 1800s through the 1940s.  


Bryana has been in the retail jewelry business since 2007 as a salesperson, buyer, designer and appraiser.  She graduated from Furman University in Greenville, South Carolina with a B.A. in Political Science and earned the Graduate Gemologist Diploma from the Gemological Institute of America in 2011.  Since 2011, she has worked full time as an independent jewelry appraiser.  Bryana is market-experienced in appraisals for insurance agencies, attorneys, banks, fine auction houses and individuals.  

I am an independent appraiser and do not buy or sell jewelry, gems, diamonds or gold.

Why Us

Clients can be assured that jewelry appraisals will be evaluated accurately, fairly, and professionally. Bryana combines ethics, education and experience to produce appraisals containing the right kind of value conclusions for each client's needs.  Clients will receive a full descriptive document and a close-up detailed color photograph of each piece of jewelry.  The result is a complete, comprehensive valuation, presented in an clear, accessible format.

I appraise diamonds, colored gemstones, pearls and antique jewelry. I also provide gem identifications. 


Types of Appraisal offered by appointment:

Jewelry Appraisals 

Watch Appraisals 

Antique & Estate Appraisals 

Stone Identification