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We Buy Your Gold and Platinum

Trust a Jewelery Store with Over 70 years of experience and an A+ Rating with the Better Business Bureau to give you superior value.

Why Should You Choose Topper?

You have several options as to where to sell your gold. For example, you can mail it away to an internet site and see what you get back, or you can go to a pawn shop. However, perhaps your best option is to sell your gold to Topper Jewelers, a trusted, family owned jewelry store on Burlingame Avenue in the heart of the San Francisco Peninsula.

If you sell your gold to us, you will have a pleasant experience and receive excellent value. In most instances, you will be dealing directly with one of the owners who will explain the valuation process to you, and you will be issued a check that same day.

Frequently Asked Questions

What do you Pay for Gold?

Not wearing your old jewelry? Sell it or make it into something you'll enjoy! We buy scrap gold, platinum ‘If silver in a, condition as well as gold coins. After carefully analyzing your items in front of you, we give you a price and pay you immediately. Our prices are based on gold trading at $1,750 dollars a troy ounce and platinum trading at $1,800 per troy ounce.

Actual prices are paid based on the current gold and platinum prices. Feel free to compare our rates to the competition, and you will find we offer a compethive high rate of return in the pleasant and safe environment of Burlingame Avenue.

Click here for current gold & platinum pricing.

What Types of Gold do you take?

We will take almost any type or weight of gold. Some of the most common types customers sell us include:

  • Bent or Broken Jewel
  • Cuff Links
  • Dental Gold
  • Gold Bracelets
  • Gold Earrings
  • Gold Necklaces
  • Gold Rings
  • Tangled Chains
  • Gold Coins
  • Gold Watches

We do not purchase items that are gold-filled or gold-plated.

How do you determine the Karat & Weight of my Gold?

While many items are stamped with a Karat measure, we have different forms of testing equipment that can accurately determine the Karat & Weight. We are happy to show you how the valuation process works and will weigh the items in full view, if you desire.

How Long does it take to evaluate the gold?

Most Gold evaluations are finished in about 30 ininutes. If you have a large quantity or unusual items this process can take longer. In most cases, you will be issued a check on the spot.

What documentation will you need from me?

It is important to us that we are dealing with the true owners of the jewelry that is sold to us. Please be ready to sign a Declaration of Ownership that you own what you will be selling to us, and you must have proper identification.

Click Here for our Details and Declaration of Ownership (PDF format).

Can I call you on the Phone to get started?

Absolutely. While we make every effort to be as accurate as we can be when evaluating your jewelry over the phone, final determination of purchase price is subject to our physical inspection of your jewelry. Please be prepared to discuss the following over the phone.

  • What are the materials of the jewelry you have? For instance is it 241d, 18kt or 1410?
  • Is the Jewelry stamped with a Karat mark (14kt, 18kt, 750, 585?)
  • If you are interested in a new piece of jewelry, what is it?
  • Does your jewelry have any diamonds, precious or semi precious stones?
  • Is the Jewelry you wish to sell made by a specific designer?
  • What is the approximate weight of the item?