Published May 18, 2022
If you’ve come into some antique or vintage jewelry through an inheritance, you may be wondering what to do with it. Obviously, the jewelry has sentimental value if it belonged to a cherished family member.
But even if that isn’t the case, the jewelry might be worth quite a bit of money. Before making any decisions, it’s important to have the jewelry appraised by a professional. They will be able to give you a good idea of the market value of the pieces and help you determine whether it’s worth selling them or not.
If you’ve inherited fine jewelry or a luxury watch, Dover Jewelry & Diamonds can help you get the most out of your pieces. We specialize in consignment sales, so you can be sure that you will get a fair price for your items.
How does fine jewelry & Luxury Watch Consignment Work at Dover Jewelry & Diamonds?
1) The first step is an evaluation
We prepare your jewelry for sale, photograph and describe it, then showcase it in its finest form on a global marketplace. Dover’s team of certified GIA gemologists are experts at evaluating even the rarest and most collectible antique and vintage pieces, and we guarantee to quote you a fair market value for them. We also incur ALL your selling fees.
2) Next, we showcase your jewelry and prepare it for sale by marketing to buyers across the world
We have a wide network of buyers who are looking for high-quality pieces, and our experienced staff will work with you to ensure that your items find the right home.
3) Finally, we ensure quick payment
When a buyer has made an offer on your jewelry – and you’ve accepted it – we will send you payment within 35 days. The amount sent will be based on the sales price less our commission and any other agreed-upon costs.
Since our founding year in 1985, Dover has helped thousands of individuals successfully sell their estate jewelry to purchasers across the globe. Our stellar reputation is based on trust, integrity, and the highest possible degree of professionalism at every step of the way, as evidenced by constant new and repeat customers.
Consignment is a great way to get cash for your unwanted jewelry and watches without going through the hassle of selling them yourself. When you find yourself with a treasured collection of unwanted family jewels, and looking for the best way towards a new home for them, contact our team of consignment jewelry experts for your FREE valuation on how to get started selling your jewelry.