What is Estate Jewelry? There is much discussion about this. Estate Jewelry is Jewelry that is acquired from a person or their Estate. Estate Jewelry is simply jewelry that is previously owned. While many Estate pieces are vintage or antique, this is not necessarily the case. Estate Jewelry can be found in Antique and Contemporary styles. A piece of estate jewelry may be crafted in gold, silver and platinum as well as copper brass and other metals. Many pieces feature diamonds and precious gemstones. Some such gemstones are of an antique or old world cut. Estate jewelry shows much personality and makes an important fashion statement. It can be worn casually, for work or dress. Estate Jewelry can be suited to any person. Owning a piece of Estate Jewelry is an opportunity to own something that is unique and special.