What is estate jewelry? it’s not as simple as it sounds

Contrary to what a lot of people assume, the answer to the question, “ What is estate jewelry ?” is not just “jewelry bought at an estate sale”. Some think it’s part of a jewelry collection which is antique/vintage in its age. The answer is actually pretty simple – estate jewelry is nothing but jewelry which has been pre-owned. It can be antique or vintage, yes, but only if it’s over 50 years old (in case of vintage) and over 100 years old (in case of antique). So you see, antique/vintage jewelry is almost always estate jewelry (because rings that old
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