Talismans is a father and son owned and operated business located in Old Town Albuquerque, New Mexico USA. With over 35 years of combined experience in jewelry design, gemology, precision gem cutting and appraisal services we specialize in eclectic and contemporary gold, silver, and gemstone creations, and are currently one of the few true planetary talisman makers and designers in the world. We have a great selection of precision cut colored gems. We offer while you wait jewelry repair services such as resizing rings, chain repair, watch batteries etc. We also provide appraisals for individuals, businesses and the legal profession. Now a great reason to visit Albuquerque old town!