FAQ’s

What types of jewelry are you interested in buying?

We buy all shapes and or cuts, size, quality of diamonds, diamond engagement rings, diamond jewelry, loose diamonds, wedding rings, antique and estate jewelry, period jewelry, designer diamond rings, diamond earrings, diamond tennis bracelets, pendants, and Rolex watch with diamonds.

Do you pay more for larger diamonds?

We specialize in 2.00ct. carats and larger. While diamonds are valued on their size, the other three C’s Color, Clarity, Cut are important as well. We have the knowledge and resources to pay more for 2.00ct. carats and larger. We have a much broader market for them and have spent over 50 years developing the best contacts in the world in need of large diamonds.

I have a GIA certificate or AGS certificate can I get a estimate without an appointment?

Yes, we can give an estimate without seeing your diamond. The four characteristics involved in determining a diamond value also have to be physically observed to see each and value of them. Having a independent lab report is valuable and as it makes it easier for you to make comparisons. On the other hand there are variables not documented in the report and how marketable the diamond is.

How old does a piece of jewelry have to be to be considered antique?

The definition of antique is 100 years old or more. There are many periods in jewelry usually starts with Edwardian, Victorian, Art Neuvau, Art Deco, Retro, and Americana/Traditional and the rest is considered modern from 1960 onward.

How much is my jewelry worth?

We individually appraise each piece with the same detail and determine a value for each item and provide you with a cash offer. We will pay up to 95% of market value.

How much does a jewelry appraisal cost?

We offer free jewelry appraisal which includes diamonds, diamond rings and other jewelry. Our expert Gemologist and appraisers take the information from the items by assessing you jewelry, first the metal content 10K,14K, 18K,22K gold or other metals palladium and platinum, the artistic design value, period, uniqueness and condition.

The maker or designer, may be signed and numbered like Tiffany & Co.. all have determining factors in evaluating diamond and jewelry. If you need a appraisal for insurance purpose we also offer a comprehensive evaluation with a diamond doting, and documentation starting at ninety-five dollars for the first item and estimate on more items.

Do you buy watches?

Yes, if you want to sell Rolex, sell Patek Phillipe or sell Audemars Piguet or sell Chopard watch, or if you have other swiss made luxury name brand watch we can we offer you more for your watch the better condition it is in and when it also has the original box, papers and warranty.

Do you buy gold?

Yes, we are known for giving the highest cash paid for gold and platinum. We buy anything made of 10K, 14K, 18K, 22K or 24K gold or Platinum no matter what condition the item is in. Some examples are class rings, necklace, bracelet, earrings, rings. We buy gold or platinum with or without diamonds or gemstones set in it.

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