I was curious as to whether different pawnshops pay the same for items, or if their offers vary greatly. I visited six in Tucson to check that out, twice each, with a different piece of jewelry each time to see which stores consistently offered more money for my goods.
The historically significant Navajo squash blossom necklace, circa 1900-05, is valued at $8,000 to $10,000.
Sarah Elliott jewelry is displayed. The Fine Arts Festival is held twice a year at La Encantada.
Lucille Ball is shown in this photo from May of 1987. (AP Photo)
Does the tooth jewelry or teeth grills Madonna is wearing make her look more attractive or like she's wearing unattractive braces? You be the judge. Compare her recent look with past looks.
A Tucson caregiver who stole and pawned 10 items of jewelry from one of her patients was sentenced to 30 days in jail and three years' probation Thursday in Pima County Superior Court.
#73: "The Ghost and Mrs. Muir," 1947, starring Gene Tierney and Rex Harrison. Pictured: Gene Tierney, May 24, 1950. (AP Photo/Frank Filan)
A caregiver at a Tucson assisted-living facility has been arrested on suspicion of stealing jewelry from an elderly resident.
At her UA booth, Whitney Wilkening, left, of Bling by Wilkening meets with UA senior Kelly Brady.
How do you sell jewelry in a recession?
Whitney Wilkening's jewelry line includes the keys and fleur-de-lis collection. Wilkening, a UA grad, is now based in New York.
Halloween is only a couple of days away and you still don't have
a costume? No worries. Costume goddesses Maryann Trombino and Renee
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