Why Choose Estate Jewelry?

An Insider’s Guide to Vintage and Contemporary Estate Jewelry

At Moses Jewelers, we love everything about vintage and contemporary estate jewelry – and we love sharing our expertise with you.

The History and Romance

We know jewelry is valuable decorative art, worn and enjoyed since ancient times. We love the history behind each piece of our vintage and contemporary estate jewelry. From over 100-year-old antique Victorian and the wildly popular Art Deco era to the more contemporary pieces, every ring, bracelet, necklace, and watch is truly unique and has a story behind it. For example, did you know the term “cocktail ring” dates back to Prohibition and the decade of excess? Imagine the swanky parties to which our Art Deco cocktail rings may have been worn! It’s a fact that fashion trends tend to repeat themselves, and so do trends with jewelry. Spend a few minutes surfing the web, and you will see proof that vintage jewelry is making a major comeback!

The Value

Think of estate jewelry as today’s affordable luxury. At Moses Jewelers, that’s the way we look at it. The value will become evident as you investigate our transparent pricing. For each piece, we include the cost if purchased new as a comparison to our pre-owned (and previously loved!) price. The vintage Tiffany piece is infinitely more affordable than its new counterpart. Thinking about proposing? Priced complete with the center diamond, purchasing one of our vintage engagement rings ensures a truly unique look!

Pre-owned Rolex

Have you always dreamed of wearing a Rolex? We offer an ever-changing collection of pre-owned Rolex watches in all styles and price points, at significant savings to you. At Moses Jewelers, they are certified and include a one-year warranty, unless otherwise noted, ensuring confidence in your purchase. That status watch of your dreams is now attainable!

No Repeat Performances

The real beauty in our Moses Jewelers vintage and contemporary estate collection lies in the fact that it’s ever changing. We feature many pieces on our website but invite you to explore so much more at both our Seven Fields and Clearview Mall, Butler locations. You’ll discover firsthand the many reasons to fall in love with vintage and estate jewelry!

Your Source for Buying and Selling Pre-owned Jewelry

At Moses Jewelers, we have been buying and selling vintage and contemporary estate jewelry, diamonds, colored gemstones, platinum and gold for over 30 years! Don’t let those unwanted and unworn pieces sit in your jewelry box. Consider giving us the opportunity to turn that neglected jewelry into cash or restyling it into something you will love to wear again. All of our transactions are confidential, and payment is provided by check or bank wire. To schedule an appointment, contact Tim Moses at trmoses@mosesjewelers.com or 724-591-5776.

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