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A-1 Jewelry & Coin

A-1 Jewelry & Coin

(773) 868-0300

A-1 Jewelry & Coin

15 years in business
1827 W Irving Park Rd
Chicago, IL 60613-2405
Additional Phone Numbers
  • (866) 540-3931
BBB File Opened: 08/03/2010
Business Started: 01/02/2003
Business Started Locally: 01/02/2003
Business Incorporated: 02/11/2002 in IL
Type of Entity
Business Management
  • Mr. Ralph Santiago, President/Owner
  • John Polo, President/CEO
Business Category
  • Jewelry Buyers
  • Stamp Dealers
  • Coin Dealers
  • Diamond
  • Flatware
  • Precious Metal Dealers
  • Gold Buyers
  • Jewelry Stores
  • Silverware
  • Watch Dealers
  • Jewelry Appraisal
  • Jewelry Advisory Service
  • Diamond Buyers

Service Area


Alternate Business Names
  • A-1 Antique Jewelers
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A-1 Jewelry & Coin is a Chicago jewelry dealer, family owned and operated since 1984. A-1 Jewelry & Coin specializes in jewelry appraisals, coin appraisals, and buying and selling jewelry. The company sells EGL USA and Gemological Institute of America (GIA) certified gemstones and diamonds, Professional Coin Grading Service (CPCGS) and Numismatic Guarantee Certification (NGC) certified rare coins, and Paper Money Guaranteed rare paper money. A-1 Jewelry & Coin is a member of the American Numismatic Association.

This jewelry dealer buys and sells both modern jewelry and antique jewelry, such as engagement rings, pendants, tennis bracelets, earrings, pocket watches, and wrist watches. They deal in silver, gold, platinum, and diamonds, both buying and selling a variety of pieces which are EGL USA or GIA certified. They also buy and sell coins, foreign currency, flatware, and hollowware. A-1 Jewelry & Coin offers free consultations when buying jewelry from consumers, determining the quality and appropriate price of a piece through qualified certification, performed on-site. They also perform jewelry appraisals for insurance replacement claims. Their jewelry appraisals are performed by certified jewelers while the customer waits and are $50 each. A-1 Jewelry & Coin also provides online shopping at

Visit the website for A-1 Jewelry & Coin to request an appointment, view their online showroom, or learn more about their jewelry appraisals and consultation services.

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A-1 Jewelry & Coin

A-1 Jewelry & Coin


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