Considerations When Buying Antique Jewellery
Every dealer who signs up to sell on our website must go through a vetting process to ensure that they are genuine and sell quality jewellery, making ours one of the largest selections of vintage and antiques jewellery online. You can speak to the dealers directly if you have any questions about their products and can pay securely using a card or PayPal. With such a large selection of antique jewellery dealers selling their products on our website, you are sure to find something that you love!
When you are looking to buy antique jewellery online, there are some things that you should be aware of before making your purchase. You will want to find out as much about the item before committing to your purchase, and on the LoveAntiques.com website, you can contact each dealer directly to ask as many questions as you want before buying. You will want to look at the age of the piece, as well as the condition that it is in before purchasing the antique jewellery. You will also want to look at the market and see if the style of an item is currently trending with some of the vintage jewelers in London or around the country. As the LoveAntiques.com website has so many reputable dealers registered to sell online, you will be able to see many examples of fine antique jewelry of the highest quality.
Buying Antique Jewellery vs Modern Jewellery
There are many benefits to purchasing unique antique pieces over their modern counterparts. Modern jewellery is often mass-produced and made in large quantities, however, when you buy an antique jewellery set, they often unique. Browse our site, and you will be able to see the antique jewellery designs with prices, and when compared to modern jewellery, the antique jewellery price is very competitive, and often cheaper. Our antique jewellery collection is diverse and varied, with something for all tastes and budgets, and the quality is usually a lot higher than modern jewellery which is why it has survived in excellent condition for so long!
The Types of Antique Jewellery Available to Buy Online
If you look at the antique jewellery online at the LoveAntiques.com website, you will see that there are many different types available. Rather than traipsing around antique jewellery shops in London or where ever you live, sit back and relax in comfort and browse the many different types of fine antique jewellery available on our website. We have bangles and bracelets, engagement and wedding rings, rings, earrings, brooches, necklaces and lockets. We even have antique jewellery boxes to keep your jewellery safe.
Ladies Antique Jewellery & Antique Men’s Antique Jewellery Designs
Many reputable antique jewellers, UK wide showcase their products on the LoveAntiques.com website which means that you can find a wide selection of antique jewellery designs with prices for both men and women. Whether you are looking for the perfect gift your other half, or a present for a family member, we have lots of ladies’ antique jewellery and vintage men’s jewellery for sale on LoveAntiques.com.
Buying Antique Jewellery Online vs Vintage Jewellery Shops in the UK
One of the benefits of using the LoveAntiques.com website rather than visiting traditional jewellers is that you can browse the products of hundreds of different dealers all in one place. Instead of looking in the shops, you can comfortably browse our website and see all the different types of jewellery available with a few clicks of your mouse. All of the dealers on our website are fully vetted, so you can rest assured that you are purchasing from reliable and reputable antique dealers online.
Antique & Vintage Jewellery FAQs
How much is antique jewellery worth?
Albeit seldom worn, most often stored in a box, or displayed like art, antique jewellery, such as Georgian rings from antique jewellers London investors trust, is among the most valuable things in the world. Made by hand, each piece has a unique design. As they were crafted by someone with a high level of expertise, often hired to make a piece meant to please a certain client, these pieces have the best quality and are hard to duplicate using modern methods. Visit LoveAntiques.com online shop to see a wide range of these great antique pieces, as well as some of the best vintage jewellery UK has.
What is the most popular antique Jewellery?
As antique jewellery pieces are each unique, it’s hard to pinpoint which one is the most popular. Among the famous ones are the La Peregrina Pearl that Spain’s King Phillip II got in the 16th century, the Marie Louise Diadem which was originally fitted with emeralds and gifted by Napoleon to his second wife in 1810, and The Hope Diamond was given to King Louise XIV in 1668 which in the early 19th century was sold and mounted as a headpiece and then turned into a pendant on a diamond necklace, it's latest and last form.
What should I look for to qualify antique jewellery online?
First, check the background information on the seller and the piece you’re looking at. Other than an organised and comprehensive category menu and a search function that provides a hassle-free browsing experience, the website should have pictures of the item in different angles, showing the maker’s mark, stamp, findings, fittings, and prongs, among others. There should be details on overall condition, weight, size, date and location where the piece was acquired. The material and colour should reflect the decorative art as well as architecture that was popular at the time the piece was made.
How old does jewellery have to be to be considered antique?
Every reputable antique jewellery company will tell you that for jewellery or any art to be called antique should be at least 100 years old. Details that tell you the age of a certain antique ring said to be Georgian, for example, should be easily available. Feel free to drop by LoveAntiques.com, which has a range of the best antique pieces, not just jewellery such as engagement and wedding rings, but also furniture and art.