Sell Your Vintage Jewelry
Get the most when you sell your vintage jewelry to Leo’s in San Diego!
SELL VINTAGE IN SAN DIEGO
What is vintage jewelry?All vintage jewelry is pre-owned, or used jewelry. Any jewelry that is not new is considered vintage jewelry. A ring that was purchased 2 years ago or even 2 days ago is referred to as vintage. Some vintage jewelry can be further characterized by the period of time in which it was produced.
Jewelry from the following eras is considered vintage jewelry since it’s less than 100 years old. Jewelry that is over 100 years old is considered antique.
- Retro Jewelry: Circa 1930 to 1950. Bold and extraordinary. Reflected Hollywood’s golden age. Retro jewelry features glitzy statement pieces, whimsical designs, and feminine motifs.
- Mid-Century Jewelry: Circa 1940 to 1960. Large, heavy pieces were common in this era, from bib necklaces, bracelets to large brooches. Styles incorporated geometric designs as well as ribbon-like motifs.
- Modern Jewelry: Circa 1950 to present. Contemporary and timeless. Advanced technology allows for evolved designs. Modern jewelry features dramatic designs, flashy diamonds, and textured settings.
There are certain factors that determine the value of vintage fine jewelry. These include:
- Period significance
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