Rings, neckpieces, bracelets, brooches, pins, charms, earrings, cufflinks – matching or broken (which will be tested individually on our XRF machine which identifies the purity of each piece)
Melted down gold
ALL stones will either be removed or allowances made for weight.
2. What is an XRF machine?
An x-ray machine that was invented for the Mars Expedition to evaluate the elements found in rocks on the Mars surface. This machine is utilised to indicate the metal elements in each piece of jewellery x-rayed.
3. What will you pay me?
All prices are based on the daily rate and purity and weight of each item once tested and stones removed (if any). As an indication, the purer the gold the more you get paid per gram!
24ct is pure Gold at 99.99%22ct gold equals 91.6% purity (reflecting a combination of other metals)
18ct gold equals 75% purity (reflecting a combination of other metals)
14ct gold equals 58.5% purity (reflecting a combination of other metals)
9ct gold equals 37.5% purity (reflecting a combination of other metals)
4. How many grams in an ounce of gold?
All gold is measured in toy ounces of which there are 31.1035 this is NOT to be confused with the Standard ounce which has 28 grams.
5. Do you pay for stones?
NO, stones are removed or allowances made for weight.
6. Do I need to clean the jewellery before I send it to you?
There is no need to clean any jewellery you are considering cashing in.
7. What identification will you need to see?
Photocopy of your driver’s licence or passport OR 2 forms of non photographic identification (such as birth certificate, health care card etc)
8. How do you make payments?
CHEQUE is pure Gold at 99.99%
CASH (this option requires you to visit our office at Level 10, 227 Collins Street, Melbourne)