Best Things First: Jewelry Liquidator

  • Jill Newman

When a young woman’s wedding engagement was recently called off, rather than wallowing in sorrow, she brought her 6-carat fancy yellow diamond engagement ring, worth about $125,000, to SellJewelry in midtown Manhattan and sold it on the spot for an undisclosed sum.

If a treasure has become unwanted—because of a broken engagement, a divorce, or simply a change of heart—SellJewelry will consider purchasing it. Some clients visit the company’s Manhattan or Chicago offices for a consultation with an appraiser, while others send in their jewels for evaluation. In either case, once the client accepts an offer, he or she is presented with a check immediately.

“Most people find their lifestyle or tastes change, and they no longer wear certain watches or jewelry,” says SellJewelry CEO Chris Del Gatto, who works with an international network of private dealers and retailers. “A nonperforming asset that is sitting in a drawer is a potential liability.” 

 

SellJewelry
800.876.5490
www.selljewelry.com

Read Next Article >>
Photo by www.assouline.com
The pendant brooch is an extravagant piece, featuring a 10.03-carat Golconda diamond, recalling the...
The holidays are a time to shine—and nothing helps the ones you love do that like a few diamonds (...
Christopher Designs impeccably blends old-world luxury and style with modern technology. This is...
The new pins add a dash of personality to men’s attire…
The jewelry house’s first-ever ceramic rings draw inspiration from its Enchanted Lotus Collection…
Photo by Lisa Charles Watson; Styling by Charles W. Bumgardner
Greener Glory In just six years, the mining company Gemfields has become one of the world’s major...
Photo by Richard Goodbody, Inc.
A collection of historic ring designs dating back to the first century will be on display in New...
An exclusive collection of one-of-a-kind jewelry pieces for Robb Report readers.
Photo by Ilan Rubin
In the 1960s and early 1970s, when most society women wore understated jewelry—demure pearls and...
The New York jewelry artist fashions modern designs from antique fabrics dipped in metal…