Why would a goldsmith want to buy from you not a wholesale gem
1 You have stones he can not get.
2 He thinks he can get them cheaper from you.
I agree with other posters, check the price for the stones today.
Wholesale and retail.
Then charge him accordingly.
An hour or 2 of research could be worth some serious profit to you.
Ask him which ones he wants and tell him you will come back with a
Post the descriptions here on orchid and see what we the trade would
Some stones such as sapphires are going up in price every year.
Also there now seems to be a shortage of quality blue moonstones.
What cost you $50 10 years ago could be worth a lot more now.
I suspect you have more than a few on Orchid HUNGRY for the stones