A Brief History of Jewellery

29/05/2018     Jewellery

Peter Wilson Auctioneers are delighted to offer an exclusive talk on 'A Brief History of Jewellery' focusing on popular collecting themes 16th century jewellery through to the early 20th century.

The free to attend talk will last approximately 1 hour, followed by a jewellery valuation session, where you are invited to bring along a limited number of items for a free no obligation valuation.

Visitors will also have an exclusive preview of our forthcoming July Fine Art Sale.

We are delighted that jewellery lecturer and historian David Byrne (FGA, DGA, FIRV) is offering this talk on behalf of Peter Wilson.




David Byrne (FGA, DGA, FIRV)

David is a Fellow of the Institute of Registered Valuers and a Fellow of the Gemmological Association of Great Britain. As an independent jewellery valuer, he spreads his time between producing jewellery valuations for the Birmingham Assay Office, valuing antiques, running jewellery training courses, and has lectured at Birmingham City University School of Jewellery as a visiting lecturer. David’s many roles throughout his lifelong career within the jewellery business from retail management to valuer and tutor means that he has a wide range of experience and expertise to deliver a top-quality service to the clients of Peter Wilson.


Join us at 6pm Wednesday 27th June. Free admission, but reservation is recommended.

For reservations and inquiries, email auctions@peterwilson.co.uk or call 01270623878.



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