Diamond & Gold Buying

Earn Dividends On Your Investment Jewelry.

When selling your jewelry, you want a trusted expert and the top price.  We understand, and that’s why Shaftel Diamond Co. has developed one of the most transparent and secure processes in the world.  We’ve been paying top prices for fine diamonds, designer jewelry and better watches for nearly four decades, and our experience and knowledge uniquely qualifies us to accurately determine the true value of your pieces.

Not Local? No Problem.

In addition to serving our local clients at our headquarters in Houston, TX, we have specifically designed a simple, risk-free selling process for our out-of-town customers.

With our unique video check-in procedure, you are able to watch as we open your package and evaluate your diamond, engagement rings, watches, and other fine jewelry – all from the comfort of your own home.  And with our insurance bond, your valuables are fully insured en route to us, while in our possession and if necessary, back to you.

Diamond Buying.

We are the diamond experts with a long history and depth and breadth of understanding the art and science of diamonds in all their many forms.  Our examination and detailed valuation of your diamonds is the most thorough and informed in the region and beyond.

We buy fine diamonds of 0.90ct and larger with the highest premiums paid for fine quality, GIA certified diamonds of 2.00 carats and above. Call our expert diamond buyers today for a free quote.

Gold Buying.

We are your total gold buying source.

We pay premium prices for precious metal scrap jewelry (scrap gold, platinum, palladium). We also buy gold bullion, as well as platinum, silver and palladium bullion. And we buy rare single coins and coin collections of significant numismatic value as well.

Designer Estate Jewelry Buying.

We are eager purchasers of iconic estate jewelry and pay the highest prices for signed pieces (antique and contemporary). Of special interest are designers such as Tiffany & Co., Van Cleef and Arpels, Cartier, Bulgari, Faberge, Gregg Ruth, Graff, Harry Winston, Chanel, Roberto Coin and David Yurman.

Watch Buying.

We also buy fine watches, and are most interested in Rolex, Cartier, Patek Philippe, IWC, Piaget, Omega, Tiffany & Co., Audemars Piguet, Chopard and other iconic brands.