Buying Jewelry

If you have jewelry that's no longer wanted, out of style, broken, or you simply want some quick cash, we can help you recapture the value. With the experience and networks needed to make the best deal, you can turn your unwanted items into cash. Below is a list of some items that we're interested in purchasing:


We're interested in purchasing all types of jewelry, from new designs to antique & estate jewelry.

Gold & Metals

We're interested in purchasing metals, such gold, silver, and platinum, including scrap & broken metal jewelry.


We're interested in purchasing your unwanted natural diamond engagement rings or loose diamonds.


We're interested in purchasing fine watches, ideally Swiss made or brand name.


We're interested in purchasing certain coins and currency.

& More

If you have an item not mentioned, fill out the form below to see if we're interested in purchasing.

Frequently Asked Questions

Selling Gold & Jewelry Questions

Have a question about selling your items? Check out this list of commonly asked questions — or feel free to fill out the form below to ask us a question not on this list.

How does the buying process work?

First, request an appointment with our in-house Graduate Gemologist using the form below. At your appointment, Cary, our Graduate Gemologist, will take the time to thoroughly look at your item(s) and let you know if we're interested in purchasing. If we are, he'll make you a non-obligated offer on the spot & you'll walk away with a check that day if you accept.

Do I need to make an appointment?

Yes, our Graduate Gemologist travels between our three store locations so it's ideal to make an appointment with him using the form below. You can specify your desired store location to meet in, and then Cary will try to find a day/time that works with your schedule.

Why should I sell to Murphy's?

By choosing to work with Murphy Jewelers to sell your jewelry, you can be rest assured that you're working with a professional who has been meticulously trained and certified, plus someone who has the experience and networks needed to make the best deal. Our in-house buyer, Cary Keno, has 20+ years of experience and a long list of certifications, including a degree as a Graduate Gemologist from the esteemed Gemological Institute of America, as well as a Masters of Science degree. He is an expert appraiser of jewelry, diamonds, gems, watches, and coins.

Should I bring anything with me?

Yes, it's important to bring a form of identification, such as your driver's license, to your appointment. If you have anything relating to your item, such as a certification, receipt, or original box, you should bring them along as well.

What if my item is broken? Are you still interested?

Yes, absolutely! Even if your items are broken, we may still be interested in purchasing.

Is there a charge to make an appointment to sell items?

No, there is no fee to meet with our Graduate Gemologist appraiser to see if we are interested in purchasing your items.

Customer Reviews

"Always an amazing experience. Cary, the appraiser, took time going over details. I ask a lot of questions and he was patient and knowledgeable. I highly recommend Murphys."
"I made an appointment with their appraiser, as I was initially tentative with this process due to bad experiences elsewhere. Never felt any pressure to sell and he was so professional and informative."
"Cary is by far the most knowledgeable gemologist I’ve encountered. The services Murphy Jewelers offers and the highest quality individuals they employ, is unsurpassed."