Head of Department
Sarah boasts extensive experience in the jewellery industry, having spent six years working in the jewellery department at Bonhams. There Sarah personally handled several high-profile collections and was directly responsible for consigning several of the top lots sold worldwide. Sarah’s academic background includes the Gemological Institute of America and a postgraduate degree from the University of St Andrews. Her professional interests include posy rings and British jewellery designers of the 1970s.
Regional Specialist - West of England and Wales
Stephen has over 15 years experience as a jewellery valuer, cataloguer and auctioneer. Having worked for some of the top London and regional auction houses, his latest appointment was at Bonhams before joining Chiswick Auctions as the Regional Jewellery Specialist for the West of England and Wales. He is a Graduate Gemologist with The Gemological Institute of America (GIA), studying diamond grading in Carlsbad in California and coloured stone identification in Bangkok, Thailand. Stephen has a passion for all jewellery and is especially interested in the 20th century Jewellery houses such as Cartier, VanCleef and Arpels as well as more modern British designers such as John Donald and Andrew Grimma.
The next Jewellery auction will take place on Tuesday 9th May 2017.
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In addition to the specialist sale Jewellery, Silver and Watches are sold every week in our General sale.
Both antique and modern jewellery is in high demand by our discerning clientele. We are always keen to maintain a constant availability of sweetheart gifts such as engagement rings and diamond stud earrings to fulfil this solid market.
Our prices are extremely competitive when compared to retail prices. Buyers are achieving huge savings and are buying with full confidence and trust.
We offer a varied and eclectic selection of Victorian and Art Deco pieces that often includes surprising and rare items.