Registration & Recovery
Registering your jewelry in IGI's database will allow you the optimum possibility of recovery*.
Additionally, if your diamond and gemstone jewelry is insured by an insurance company you are most assured of replacement with a like kind.
After your registration is activated, if your diamond and gemstone jewelry is lost, stolen, or damaged, you can call IGI's toll-free dedicated phone line to report the incident.
- If destroyed, both you and your insurance company will receive a printed report, describing your diamond or gemstone and the article of jewelry in detail. The description will include carat weight, color grade, clarity grade, and cut information. Additionally, a description of the precious metals used in the article of jewelry, the weight, and a representative photograph is also included. If the registered item has been previously appraised by IGI, a retail replacement value will be included.
- If reported lost or stolen, in addition to the above, IGI will contact our industry partners who can alert local authorities, advising of the missing item. Secondly, IGI will search the auction markets, in case the article of jewelry comes up for sale.
- Issuance an IGI report
Issuance of an IGI report describing a submitted article of jewelry and/or diamond/gemstone.
Either, IGI’s report number engraved inside ring or laser inscribed onto the girdle of the diamond. (Having your diamond inscribed by laser, does not impair the diamond’s quality).
- Complete IGI Registration Application.
By completing IGI’s Registration Application you are enabling IGI to join your name and address to the information describing your article of jewelry, in our registry.
Registration Fee $25
*IGI’s Registration & Recovery is not a warranty, repair, or replacement service.