Jewel Identity – Jewellery Valuation Event
Special event Jewel Identity, in association with Country Life, will enable you to unlock the secrets of your jewellery, whether you are curious as to the date, the maker or its value. The expertise of Joanna Hardy, Susannah Lovis and her team will be at your service and they will be providing free, verbal valuations for antique jewellery. ‘This is a wonderful opportunity for anyone who wants to unearth that hidden treasure or that hopefully priceless family heirloom,’ says Susannah, the owner of Susannah Lovis Jewellers based in the Burlington Arcade, London W1. ‘With so much focus on the new and contemporary, it’s also an opportunity to promote the vintage and antique,’ she continues. ‘It’s a great chance for people to have direct access to some of the world’s leading experts in this field—and all under one roof.’
There will be a talk by Joanna Hardy, with Champagne and canapes served throughout the afternoon while you wait for your jewellery to be examined. You are welcome to attend the talk and reception or to drop in during the afternoon to have have your jewellery valued.
Susannah Lovis –
Susannah has been selling exceptional jewels from her shop in Burlington Arcade for more than 20 years. An expert in gemmology, diamond grading and also jewellery design, she is an authority in the field of fine jewellery and her shop is well known for its beautiful treasures and unparalleled customer service.
Joanna Hardy –
Joanna is an expert in vintage jewellery with more than 30 years of experience. She trained as a goldsmith and then graded diamonds, and valued rough and polished diamonds before becoming a senior specialist and auctioneer for Sotheby’s jewellery department.
She now runs her jewellery school, gives masterclasses and lectures, appears on BBC’s Antiques Roadshow and has published three books.
If you would like to attend Jewel Identity please follow this link to purchase your ticket: General Admission @ Jewel Identity