About Mayflower Estate Buyers

Unveiling the Legacy and Value of Your Jewelry

At Mayflower Estate Buyers, we are more than jewelry appraisers and buyers – we are passionate custodians of stories. We understand that your jewelry holds sentimental value beyond its monetary worth, and we treat each piece with the respect and care it deserves.

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A Legacy of Excellence Established in 1856

Mayflower Estate Buyers is a proud subsidiary of Nelson Coleman Jewelers, a family-owned establishment with a rich history dating back to 1856. This heritage provides us with a deep understanding of the evolving jewelry landscape and allows us to offer our clients unparalleled expertise.

Beyond Appraisals: A Comprehensive Suite of Services

We offer a comprehensive range of services tailored to your specific needs, whether you require an insurance appraisal, estate valuation, or fair market evaluation. We also provide competitive buying options for individuals and estates, and collaborate with jewelry stores to develop customized programs that strengthen their business and community engagement.

Our Team: Unmatched Experience and Qualifications

Our dedicated team boasts over 40 years of combined experience and holds the most esteemed credentials in the industry. We are Graduate Gemologists from GIA; Senior Gemologists accredited by AGA; National Association of Jewelry Appraisers Certified Member; Registered Gemologist Appraiser International School of Gemology; Jewelry Forensic Specialists with GIA credentials as well as board members for leading organizations like the American Gem Society, Leading Jewelers Guild, and Maryland Retail Association. Furthermore we’re proud to be members of additional prestigious associations including ASA and The Society Of Jewelry Historians

Nicholle Mogavero Mayflower Estate Buyers

Nicholle Mogavero

Appraiser & Lead Buyer

Amanda Coleman-Phelps Mayflower Estate Buyers

Amanda Coleman-Phelps


a photo of gemologist-appraiser Randy Lightfoot

Randy Lightfoot


Emilia Nieman

Estate Jewelry Specialist

Mayflower Estate Buyers: Your one-stop destination for trusted expertise, exceptional service, and unwavering dedication to preserving the stories and value of your treasured jewelry.

We look forward to the privilege of serving you.