Walton's Antique and Estate Jewelry

Family owned and operated in Historic Downtown Franklin, TN since 1974

(615) 790-0244

Our store began over forty years ago by Melba Walton, an entrepreneur who had a sincere passion for antique jewelry.  Today, Walton's Antique and Estate Jewelry has become a staple to the downtown Franklin community. Specializing in pre-1940's antique and estate pieces, Walton's maintains the foundation on which Melba created the store;  a place where all are welcome to share in the love and admiration for pieces of one of a kind jewelry.

STORE HOURS

We are open Tuesday through Saturday 10:00 am to 5:00 pm.  Come on in and discover, or rekindle, your passion for antique jewelry! 

(CLOSED SUNDAYS AND MONDAYS)  

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How could you not just love a classic Victorian Era lavalier? SHOP  HERE !

How could you not just love a classic Victorian Era lavalier? SHOP HERE!

Talk about a stunner! This 2.68 carat citrine was made to be worn and loved ๐Ÿงก SHOP  HERE !

Talk about a stunner! This 2.68 carat citrine was made to be worn and loved ๐Ÿงก SHOP HERE!

They say love is in the details... we say itโ€™s in the roses and diamonds too ๐ŸŒน ๐Ÿ’ SHOP  HERE !

They say love is in the details... we say itโ€™s in the roses and diamonds too ๐ŸŒน ๐Ÿ’ SHOP HERE!

This twinkly 0.60 carat round brilliant cut diamond is truly the star of the show ๐ŸŒŸ SHOP  HERE !

This twinkly 0.60 carat round brilliant cut diamond is truly the star of the show ๐ŸŒŸ SHOP HERE!

Simple is beautiful. SHOP  HERE !

Simple is beautiful. SHOP HERE!

When life gives you lemons, grab your wallet and buy yourself these sapphire and diamond earrings ๐Ÿ‹ SHOP  HERE!

When life gives you lemons, grab your wallet and buy yourself these sapphire and diamond earrings ๐Ÿ‹ SHOP HERE!

In these last couple of days of August.... here is a peridot ring option for $1300 ๐Ÿ’š SHOP  HERE !

In these last couple of days of August.... here is a peridot ring option for $1300 ๐Ÿ’š SHOP HERE!

Most of the time the things we wear are just for fun or necessity. But jewelry is special- it can speak to who we are and tell a story. Often of love, of loss, of a memory.  . Wear something that means something โ™ฅ๏ธ SHOP  HERE !

Most of the time the things we wear are just for fun or necessity. But jewelry is special- it can speak to who we are and tell a story. Often of love, of loss, of a memory.
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Wear something that means something โ™ฅ๏ธ SHOP HERE!

Not only is Amethyst the February birthstone- but did you know that this regal purple stone represents the 4th, 6th, and 17th wedding anniversary? ๐Ÿ’œ SHOP  HERE !

Not only is Amethyst the February birthstone- but did you know that this regal purple stone represents the 4th, 6th, and 17th wedding anniversary? ๐Ÿ’œ SHOP HERE!

From diamonds studs to diamond dangles.... there is nothing like a pair of earrings to make you feel pulled together! SHOP  HERE !

From diamonds studs to diamond dangles.... there is nothing like a pair of earrings to make you feel pulled together! SHOP HERE!

Now THAT is an Old Mine Cut Diamond ring!!! SHOP  HERE!!

Now THAT is an Old Mine Cut Diamond ring!!! SHOP HERE!!

If this luscious Umba Garnet in a sparkly tiara mounting doesnโ€™t make you feel like a princess, we donโ€™t know what will!! ๐Ÿ‘‘ SHOP  HERE!

If this luscious Umba Garnet in a sparkly tiara mounting doesnโ€™t make you feel like a princess, we donโ€™t know what will!! ๐Ÿ‘‘ SHOP HERE!

In a world full of trends- stay classic ๐Ÿ‘  SHOP  HERE!

In a world full of trends- stay classic ๐Ÿ‘  SHOP HERE!

From sea to shimmering sea.... nothing glistens brighter than these diamond and sapphire earrings ๐ŸŒŠ ๐Ÿš SHOP  HERE!

From sea to shimmering sea.... nothing glistens brighter than these diamond and sapphire earrings ๐ŸŒŠ ๐Ÿš SHOP HERE!

Paradise found ๐Ÿฅฅ ๐ŸŒด SHOP  HERE !

Paradise found ๐Ÿฅฅ ๐ŸŒด SHOP HERE!

Thatโ€™s our kind of delicious! Juicy garnets and a juicy slice of pineapple๐Ÿ SHOP  HERE !

Thatโ€™s our kind of delicious! Juicy garnets and a juicy slice of pineapple๐Ÿ SHOP HERE!

A 2.70 carat Rose Cut Diamond takes this simple, timeless bezel set mounting beauty to an unexpected place of whimsy. SHOP  HERE!

A 2.70 carat Rose Cut Diamond takes this simple, timeless bezel set mounting beauty to an unexpected place of whimsy. SHOP HERE!

Go green with this diamond and emerald Art Deco ring โ™ป๏ธ SHOP  HERE

Go green with this diamond and emerald Art Deco ring โ™ป๏ธ SHOP HERE

Itโ€™s not every day you find a no heat blue Sapphire in an Art Deco mounting like this one ๐Ÿ˜SHOP  HERE !

Itโ€™s not every day you find a no heat blue Sapphire in an Art Deco mounting like this one ๐Ÿ˜SHOP HERE!

Soft dreamy colors and icy diamond accents have us longing for the cooler days to come here in Tennessee. What about you? SHOP  HERE !

Soft dreamy colors and icy diamond accents have us longing for the cooler days to come here in Tennessee. What about you? SHOP HERE!

We know how you all swoon over those sapphire details! ๐Ÿ’™ SHOP  HERE

We know how you all swoon over those sapphire details! ๐Ÿ’™ SHOP HERE

The floral details in this filigree against these dreamy hydrangeas couldnโ€™t be more perfect ๐ŸŒธ SHOP  HERE

The floral details in this filigree against these dreamy hydrangeas couldnโ€™t be more perfect ๐ŸŒธ SHOP HERE

Rumor has it, Kate Middleton has been spotted wearing circular diamond necklaces lately...So if itโ€™s good enough for the Duchess of Cambridge itโ€™s good enough for us! ๐Ÿ’Ž  SHOP HERE!

Rumor has it, Kate Middleton has been spotted wearing circular diamond necklaces lately...So if itโ€™s good enough for the Duchess of Cambridge itโ€™s good enough for us! ๐Ÿ’Ž SHOP HERE!

You and your sweetheart donโ€™t have to be the only perfect pair on your wedding day ๐Ÿ˜‰ SHOP  HERE  AND  HERE

You and your sweetheart donโ€™t have to be the only perfect pair on your wedding day ๐Ÿ˜‰ SHOP HERE AND HERE

Now THAT is an Emerald necklace! ๐Ÿ’š Shop  HERE!

Now THAT is an Emerald necklace! ๐Ÿ’š Shop HERE!

A 2.21 carat diamond dream of a ring โ™ฅ๏ธ  SHOP HERE!

A 2.21 carat diamond dream of a ring โ™ฅ๏ธ SHOP HERE!

Donโ€™t you love a good brooch conversion? New life was breathed into this Victorian Era brooch when it became a necklace!  SHOP HERE

Donโ€™t you love a good brooch conversion? New life was breathed into this Victorian Era brooch when it became a necklace! SHOP HERE

Pretty in Pink ๐ŸŒธ๐ŸŽ€  SHOP HERE!

Pretty in Pink ๐ŸŒธ๐ŸŽ€ SHOP HERE!

Would you call this 1.70 carat Peridot more Chartreuse or Kelly Green? Either way we love that you canโ€™t look at a Peridot without smiling! SHOP  HERE

Would you call this 1.70 carat Peridot more Chartreuse or Kelly Green? Either way we love that you canโ€™t look at a Peridot without smiling! SHOP HERE

Jucy rubies, glittering rose cut diamonds, and a sweet white pearl set into a gorgeous platinum and yellow gold Edwardian mounting... YES PLEASE! Shop  HERE

Jucy rubies, glittering rose cut diamonds, and a sweet white pearl set into a gorgeous platinum and yellow gold Edwardian mounting... YES PLEASE! Shop HERE

Cool off from the summer heat with this refreshing 1.95 carat aquamarine ring surrounded by diamonds! Click  HERE  to shop!

Cool off from the summer heat with this refreshing 1.95 carat aquamarine ring surrounded by diamonds! Click HERE to shop!

This Art Deco beauty features 1.78 carats of Old European cut diamonds in a light an airy elongated platinum setting. Shop this piece of perfection  HERE .

This Art Deco beauty features 1.78 carats of Old European cut diamonds in a light an airy elongated platinum setting. Shop this piece of perfection HERE.

The perfect color combination of purple and pink in this garnet and diamond ring! Shop this beauty  HERE .

The perfect color combination of purple and pink in this garnet and diamond ring! Shop this beauty HERE.

We are drooling over these sweet raspberry garnet and diamond earrings ๐Ÿคค Shop  HERE

We are drooling over these sweet raspberry garnet and diamond earrings ๐Ÿคค Shop HERE

A simple rose gold and 1.11 carat Old European Cut Diamond ring to kick off your weekend! Shop  HERE

A simple rose gold and 1.11 carat Old European Cut Diamond ring to kick off your weekend! Shop HERE

No quote about luck, or horse-lover haiku could do justice to this extraordinary Victorian enamel and diamond horseshoe brooch. Itโ€™s just that special ๐Ÿ’•Shop  HERE !

No quote about luck, or horse-lover haiku could do justice to this extraordinary Victorian enamel and diamond horseshoe brooch. Itโ€™s just that special ๐Ÿ’•Shop HERE!

Baby we can see your halo...A half carat diamond halo surrounding a 1.01 carat oval cut diamond, that is. ๐Ÿ˜‡ ๐Ÿ’ŽShop  HERE !

Baby we can see your halo...A half carat diamond halo surrounding a 1.01 carat oval cut diamond, that is. ๐Ÿ˜‡ ๐Ÿ’ŽShop HERE!

Swooning over these lovely Edwardian Era cabochon Emerald and Diamond Earrings today ๐Ÿฅฐ Shop  HERE !

Swooning over these lovely Edwardian Era cabochon Emerald and Diamond Earrings today ๐Ÿฅฐ Shop HERE!

Whatโ€™s the difference between Art Nouveau and Art Deco, you ask? Deco is sleeker and streamlined and Nouveau is sinuous and flowery. Take this Art Nouveau ring for example! Check out the the lacy appearance of the diamond detail on that mounting! Shop  HERE !!

Whatโ€™s the difference between Art Nouveau and Art Deco, you ask? Deco is sleeker and streamlined and Nouveau is sinuous and flowery. Take this Art Nouveau ring for example! Check out the the lacy appearance of the diamond detail on that mounting! Shop HERE!!

Talk about a BIG bang for you buck ๐Ÿ’ฅ This Art Deco beauty is priced at only $2800 and has all the diamond power you could want! Shop  HERE !

Talk about a BIG bang for you buck ๐Ÿ’ฅ
This Art Deco beauty is priced at only $2800 and has all the diamond power you could want! Shop HERE!

Whatโ€™s better than one gorgeous diamond Art Deco ring? How about FOUR Art Deco rings? ๐Ÿ˜‰

Whatโ€™s better than one gorgeous diamond Art Deco ring? How about FOUR Art Deco rings? ๐Ÿ˜‰

Talk about a knockout! If there was ever a quintessential Deco ring- this is it! Shop  HERE !

Talk about a knockout! If there was ever a quintessential Deco ring- this is it! Shop HERE!

A good band stack should be smashingly eclectic yet simply understated.... We think this fits the bill ๐Ÿ˜‰ Shop this  HERE ,  HERE , and  HERE !

A good band stack should be smashingly eclectic yet simply understated....
We think this fits the bill ๐Ÿ˜‰ Shop this HERE, HERE, and HERE!

We sure love this sweet Victorian Old Mine Cut Diamond Ring! Shop this beauty  HERE !

We sure love this sweet Victorian Old Mine Cut Diamond Ring! Shop this beauty HERE!

Another Deco fact comin at ya today! Did you know that the Art Deco Era followed the Art Noveau Era? The Deco Era was all about graphic, linear, geometric designs and the rejection of the soft,curvy, floral forms that defined the Art Noveau Era.  SHOP HERE !


Another Deco fact comin at ya today! Did you know that the Art Deco Era followed the Art Noveau Era? The Deco Era was all about graphic, linear, geometric designs and the rejection of the soft,curvy, floral forms that defined the Art Noveau Era. SHOP HERE!

Did you know that Art Deco is a style that emerged in 1925, as a result of exhibits at the World's Fair held in Paris, France? The term Art Deco is a shortened form of the event's name: Exposition Internationale des Arts Dรฉcoratifs et Industriels Modernes (International Exposition of Modern Industrial and Decorative Arts). This style of jewelry remained popular through the late 1930โ€™s.  SHOP HERE !


Did you know that Art Deco is a style that emerged in 1925, as a result of exhibits at the World's Fair held in Paris, France? The term Art Deco is a shortened form of the event's name: Exposition Internationale des Arts Dรฉcoratifs et Industriels Modernes (International Exposition of Modern Industrial and Decorative Arts). This style of jewelry remained popular through the late 1930โ€™s. SHOP HERE!

Is this whimsical 1.86 carat Old Mine Cut Diamond ring not THE MOST lovely? Shop  HERE !

Is this whimsical 1.86 carat Old Mine Cut Diamond ring not THE MOST lovely? Shop HERE!

Any Sapphire lovers out there? This oneโ€™s for you ๐Ÿ˜‰ Shop  HERE !

Any Sapphire lovers out there? This oneโ€™s for you ๐Ÿ˜‰ Shop HERE!

Be anything but predictable ๐Ÿฆš Shop  HERE  and  HERE !

Be anything but predictable ๐Ÿฆš Shop HERE and HERE!

We are loving these STUNNING 2.20 carat diamond estate earrings ๐Ÿคฉ Shop  HERE !

We are loving these STUNNING 2.20 carat diamond estate earrings ๐Ÿคฉ Shop HERE!

Some say threeโ€™s a crowd. But in this case we say three is just right ๐Ÿ˜‰ Shop these rings  HERE  ,  HERE  , and  HERE


Some say threeโ€™s a crowd. But in this case we say three is just right ๐Ÿ˜‰ Shop these rings HERE , HERE , and HERE

Shining, shimmering, splendid ๐Ÿ’Ž Shope this beauty  HERE !

Shining, shimmering, splendid ๐Ÿ’Ž Shope this beauty HERE!

Peonies in full bloom paired with Emerald and Diamond rings may just be our new favorite combo ๐ŸŒธ Shop  HERE .

Peonies in full bloom paired with Emerald and Diamond rings may just be our new favorite combo ๐ŸŒธ Shop HERE.

Red, white and blue with these rubies, diamonds and sapphire bands! Shop  HERE  and  HERE .

Red, white and blue with these rubies, diamonds and sapphire bands! Shop HERE and HERE.

Getting all the space vibes from this out-of-this-world Orbit ring ๐ŸŒŽ ๐Ÿ’ซโ˜„๏ธ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿš€ Shop this ring  HERE !

Getting all the space vibes from this out-of-this-world Orbit ring ๐ŸŒŽ ๐Ÿ’ซโ˜„๏ธ๐Ÿ‘ฉ๐Ÿปโ€๐Ÿš€ Shop this ring HERE!

Beauty is all in the details...๐ŸŒฟ Shop this ring  HERE !

Beauty is all in the details...๐ŸŒฟ Shop this ring HERE!

Kicking off the start of Summer break with this gorgeous blue and white sapphire bangle! Shop this ring  HERE !

Kicking off the start of Summer break with this gorgeous blue and white sapphire bangle! Shop this ring HERE!

Fabulous oval cut emerald ring with just the right amount of diamond accents! Shop this ring  HERE !

Fabulous oval cut emerald ring with just the right amount of diamond accents! Shop this ring HERE!

Itโ€™s no seacret....this speshell Art Deco Amethyst ring is to dive for ๐ŸŠโ€โ™‚๏ธ ๐ŸŒŠ ๐Ÿš . Shop this ring for under $800  HERE !

Itโ€™s no seacret....this speshell Art Deco Amethyst ring is to dive for ๐ŸŠโ€โ™‚๏ธ ๐ŸŒŠ ๐Ÿš .
Shop this ring for under $800 HERE!

Who says you have to call Windsor home to wear a crown? ๐Ÿ‘‘ ๐Ÿฐ  Shop this gorgeous brooch  HERE !

Who says you have to call Windsor home to wear a crown? ๐Ÿ‘‘ ๐Ÿฐ
Shop this gorgeous brooch HERE!

Fiercely feminine. Spectacularly simple. Shop this beauty  HERE !

Fiercely feminine. Spectacularly simple. Shop this beauty HERE!

We much prefer our luck to be set with Old Mine cut diamonds! ๐Ÿ’Ž๐Ÿด Click  HERE  to shop this stunning Victorian era Old Mine cut diamond horseshoe pendant!

We much prefer our luck to be set with Old Mine cut diamonds! ๐Ÿ’Ž๐Ÿด Click HERE to shop this stunning Victorian era Old Mine cut diamond horseshoe pendant!

We could fly away on the kite shaped diamonds of this gorgeous Art Deco necklace. Shop this beauty  HERE !

We could fly away on the kite shaped diamonds of this gorgeous Art Deco necklace. Shop this beauty HERE!

For all of our faithful followers and gem lovers- you may think youโ€™re looking at a Citrine. But, this exotic gemstone is actually a Scapolite! Yellow like honey with a glass-like luster that makes it easy to love ๐Ÿฏ Shop this ring  HERE !

For all of our faithful followers and gem lovers- you may think youโ€™re looking at a Citrine. But, this exotic gemstone is actually a Scapolite! Yellow like honey with a glass-like luster that makes it easy to love ๐Ÿฏ Shop this ring HERE!

It just doesnโ€™t get more sunshiney than this! ๐ŸŒป๐Ÿ’Ž Click  HERE  to shop this fabulous pear shaped diamond pendant!

It just doesnโ€™t get more sunshiney than this! ๐ŸŒป๐Ÿ’Ž Click HERE to shop this fabulous pear shaped diamond pendant!

All the way from the Umba River Valley region of Tanzania- we introduce you to this raspberry dream of a garnet! Click  HERE  to shop this luscious diamond and garnet ring!

All the way from the Umba River Valley region of Tanzania- we introduce you to this raspberry dream of a garnet! Click HERE to shop this luscious diamond and garnet ring!

BAM! ๐Ÿ’ฅ Now THAT is a diamond ring! Click  HERE  to shop!

BAM! ๐Ÿ’ฅ Now THAT is a diamond ring! Click HERE to shop!

Itโ€™s always the right occasion to wear purple๐Ÿ’œ Click  HERE  to shop!

Itโ€™s always the right occasion to wear purple๐Ÿ’œ Click HERE to shop!

We are loving how simple and bright this lovely little pearl and sapphire pendant is! Shop this piece  HERE !

We are loving how simple and bright this lovely little pearl and sapphire pendant is!
Shop this piece HERE!

A gorgeous 1.62 carat sparkler to get your Wednesday off to the right start! โœจ Shop this beauty  HERE !!

A gorgeous 1.62 carat sparkler to get your Wednesday off to the right start! โœจ
Shop this beauty HERE!!

Flowers and Jewelry... they go together like ๐Ÿฅ› + ๐Ÿช.๐Ÿฅ“ + ๐Ÿณ. ๐Ÿท+๐Ÿง€. Shop this gorgeous Art Deco bracelet  HERE !

Flowers and Jewelry... they go together like ๐Ÿฅ› + ๐Ÿช.๐Ÿฅ“ + ๐Ÿณ. ๐Ÿท+๐Ÿง€.
Shop this gorgeous Art Deco bracelet HERE!

Sometimes simple is best ๐ŸŒฑ Shop this clean and simple Art Deco diamond ring  HERE !

Sometimes simple is best ๐ŸŒฑ Shop this clean and simple Art Deco diamond ring HERE!

โ€œThe best color in the whole world is the one that looks good on you.โ€ -Coco Chanel . Shop this ring  (HERE)  and get a little color in your life! ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’š๐Ÿ’—

โ€œThe best color in the whole world is the one that looks good on you.โ€ -Coco Chanel
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Shop this ring (HERE) and get a little color in your life! ๐Ÿ’œ๐Ÿ’š๐Ÿ’—

Nothing like black onyx and diamonds to class things up! shop this beautiful ring  HERE !

Nothing like black onyx and diamonds to class things up! shop this beautiful ring HERE!

Sapphire and Opal.... an unexpected pair but better together ๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’› Shop the photo  HERE !

Sapphire and Opal.... an unexpected pair but better together ๐Ÿ’™๐Ÿ’› Shop the photo HERE!

Mystical, enchanting, ethereal, gossamer...Shop this Feldspar and Diamond ring  HERE !

Mystical, enchanting, ethereal, gossamer...Shop this Feldspar and Diamond ring HERE!

Catching all the princess vibes with this jaw-dropping Platinum and Diamond Estate Necklace ๐Ÿ‘‘Shop this gorgeous piece  HERE !

Catching all the princess vibes with this jaw-dropping Platinum and Diamond Estate Necklace ๐Ÿ‘‘Shop this gorgeous piece HERE!

We are welcoming Spring with all the bright, fun color! Shop these beautiful rings  HERE ,  HERE ,  HERE ,  HERE  and  HERE .

We are welcoming Spring with all the bright, fun color! Shop these beautiful rings HERE, HERE, HERE, HERE and HERE.

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