Archive | December, 2012

Thin is In: A Vendor’s Dilemma

The thin jewelry trend Fashion is often influenced by the cost of production. With precious metal prices rising to record levels we have seen fashion take to a course where thinner and lighter is “fashionable”. It certainly is logical, but it is my belief we have reached and likely have passed beyond a reasonable limit […]

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D. Atlas - Expert Gemologist

Who is David Atlas?

David Atlas’ resume David S. Atlas, a noted jewelry and gem expert, celebrated 50 years of experience in 2017.  He has combined his real world and industry experience with education from his father, GIA, ISA, ASA, AGS and NAJA for over 5 decades to offer the best in jewelry consultation services, appraisals, and advice in the areas […]

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D. Atlas - Appraiser

Appraisal Services

Insurance Replacement and Damage Claims Divorce Estate Collateral Disputed Valuation Liquidation appraisals. Independent Appraisals Services for:  Consumers, heirs, trustees, dealers & retailers  by appointment. Call David Atlas, 215-385-0258 or email Appraisal review We’ll look at appraisal and grading documents that are under dispute or doubted. With our years of experience and substantial time spent […]

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D. Atlas - Jewelry Consulting

Jewelry Consulting

I know what I like, but I have no idea of how to get it. Who can I trust, or is there some way to better protect myself? Can these two items be taken apart and put together to form a new, modern piece which I could wear? Is this a real diamond? Is there […]

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