Rose City

Jewelers / Gemologists

Family owned
since 1947

One Waverly Place
Madison, NJ 07940

Telephone: 973-377-2146

Hours of Operation

Tuesday - Thursday -10am to 5:00pm

Friday - 10-4, Saturday 10-3

closed Sundays and Mondays


Joseph Falco, Jr. CGA (left) dedicates the American Gems Society's (AGS) Library in the name of Cos Altobelli, CGA. (to his right) Far right is AGS President Cathy Calhoun.

The presentation at right was in San Francisco at the annual AGS Conclave where over 1,200 of the worlds top gemologists and appraisers assemble. 

Joseph has worked to be at the very summit of his profession.  After his Bachelor of Science in Business he worked in Marketing/Advertising for some years until wanting to move back to his hometown of Madison.  He attended gemological school at the prestigious Gemological Institute of America in New York City.  He obtainned his Graduate Gemologist (GG) degree there in residence.  He was in the first class that earned his CGA (Certified Gemologist Appraiser) rank from the American Gem Society.  Mr. Falco has been a member of the AGS Appraisal Committee for over twenty years.

Joseph performs Certified Appraisals, gemological analysis, expert witness for a host of clients including executors(trixs) of estates, personal property insurance, colaterol, damage reports, equitable seperation and liquidation purposes to mention a few.