Best of Albuquerque

Butterfield Jewelers has been providing Albuquerque, New Mexico, with jewelry services, appraisals, and watch repairs since 1975! Butterfield Jewelers' professional employees are AGS (American Gem Society) Certified.


A Butterfield Jewelers Appraisal offers you the highest attention to detail, expertise and market research.

American Gem Society Titleholders

Most Insurance companies require a qualified appraisal for your homeowners jewelry insurance. This is where having an accurate replacement cost appraisal by a qualified expert appraiser is critically important!

At Butterfield Jewelers, we're here to serve you with two of the top qualified appraisers in the state of New Mexico with over 30 years of experience between them. Theresa Butterfield Maxey, CGA,GG and Scott Gould, GG, ASA, Master Gemologist Appraiser between them have titles with the AGS, American Gem Society, the GIA, Gemological Institute Of America, the NAJA, National Association of Jewelry Appraisers, and the ASA, The American Society of Appraisers.

Our appraiser’s have many areas of expertise including diamonds, colored stones, fine jewelry, antique period jewelry, fine watches, clocks, crystal, porcelain, and collectibles. With each item appraised, you will be provided with proper documentation sufficient for your insurance company along with the knowledge that your jewelry items have been treated with the utmost respect and properly valued. Come to Butterfield for all your jewelry appraisal needs.

Gold & Jewelry Buying

Empty Your Jewelry Box and Fill Up Your Wallet!

As Albuquerque's Finest Jeweler, you can trust Butterfield Jewelers when you sell your gold. Butterfield Jewelers Gold Buy is the market leader in gold buying, paying the best prices in a safe friendly environment. Sell your gold, platinum and coins at our convenient Albuquerque location:

We buy:

  • 10-24K Yellow & White Gold
  • Platinum
  • Kinked & Broken Chains
  • Outdated Jewelry
  • Items Missing Stones
  • Old Wedding Bands
  • Coins

Watch Repair

We Fix Your Watches

Butterfield Jewelers is proud to have three professional watch technicians on site in our Swiss Watch Service Center. With hands on work experience we can do everything from simple tasks such as changing a watch battery while you wait to servicing and overhauling complex movements onsite. Butterfield Jewelers services almost every watch line. If the repairs cannot be performed in house, they will be serviced by the watch manufacturer. Our staff will facilitate all aspects of the repair process for you. Trust your fine timepiece to Butterfield Jewelers Swiss Watch Service Center.

Need a watch strap or band? We carry Speidel as well as Di Modelo; some of the most respected names in the business.

Jewelry Repair

We Will Save Your Damaged Jewelry

Butterfield Jewelers has one of the largest jewelry repair shops in New Mexico. It is a state of the art facility combining over 70 years of hands on work experience. From simple ring sizing to heirloom restoration are all work is performed in our store. You always know where your valued item is. We are proud to offer state of the art laser welding, wax carving, and custom pieces as well. Butterfield Jewelers service professionals are available to evaluate your jewelry items with patience, understanding, and expertise.

Our expert jewelry repair services include:

  • All jewelry repairs and resizing
  • We are experts in all metals 14k, 18k, and Platinum
  • Expert stone setting including prong set, invisible set, pave and tension setting
  • Head repair and replacement
  • Laser welding for delicate repairs and complicated pieces
  • Custom design and fabrication. From design to construction we do it all in house
  • Custom matching wedding bands fabricated to fit any engagement ring
  • Pearl restringing and cleaning