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What To Do With Inherited Estate Jewelry

What To Do With Inherited Estate Jewelry

What Is Inherited Estate Fine Jewelry

Estate fine jewelry refers to previously owned, high-quality jewelry pieces that often have a rich history, unique designs, and exquisite craftsmanship, originating from a specific period or estate collection. These pieces can include vintage, antique, or contemporary items that have been passed down through generations or sold by their original owners.

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What To Do With Inherited Estate Jewelry

When inheriting estate jewelry, consider having it appraised for value, determining its sentimental significance, and deciding whether to keep, repurpose, sell, or donate the pieces based on your personal preferences and financial goals.

It is perfectly acceptable to sell inherited estate jewelry. It's important to remember that everyone's circumstances and preferences are different. You might choose to sell inherited pieces due to financial needs, a lack of sentimental attachment, or because they don't align with your personal style. Ultimately, the decision to sell inherited estate jewelry is a personal one, and there's no right or wrong choice, as long as it feels right for you.

How To Determine The Value of Your Estate Jewelry

The value of your estate jewelry can vary greatly depending on factors such as age, rarity, design, craftsmanship, and gemstone or metal quality. To determine the worth of your inherited estate jewelry, it's essential to consult licensed jewelry buyers, expert jewelry appraisers, and gemologists, such as the professionals at WatchGuys.


With over 40 years of experience and a loyal clientele, WatchGuys specializes in estate jewelry and will ensure that you receive the most money for your precious heirlooms. Trust their expertise to guide you through the appraisal process and provide an accurate valuation for your estate jewelry.

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 How Does Selling Your Inherited Estate Jewelry to WatchGuys Work?

Selling your inherited estate jewelry to WatchGuys is a straightforward process. Follow these simple steps to receive a quote and, if desired, complete the transaction:

  1. Submit a request: Fill out the form provided on our website, including details about the estate jewelry you wish to sell.

  2. Receive an initial quote: After reviewing your submission, a WatchGuys representative will reach out to you with an estimated quote based on the type of estate jewelry you have and any necessary assessments.

  3. Ship your jewelry: If you agree with the initial quote, we'll send you a pre-paid and insured shipping label. Package your jewelry securely and send it to us using the provided label.

  4. Professional assessment: Upon receiving your jewelry, our experienced professionals will authenticate and assess its value. We'll then contact you within 1-2 business days (or sooner) with a final quote.

  5. Decide to sell: If you're satisfied with the final quote, you can choose to sell your estate jewelry to WatchGuys. We offer safe and easy payment methods, such as bank wire transfers or company checks.

  6. No obligation: If you decide not to sell your jewelry, there's no obligation or pressure. We'll simply ship your items back to you safely and at no cost.

Sell your inherited estate jewelry with confidence and ease by choosing WatchGuys, a trusted and reputable buyer in the industry.


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