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Artist Pick of the Month: Steve Browning
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Artist Pick of the Month: Steve Browning

Transport yourself to the breath-taking canals of Venice, Italy with this beautiful oil painting by Steve Browning, lot 646 in...
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Georg Jensen- Danish Silversmith
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Georg Jensen- Danish Silversmith

The principle philosophy of Georg Jensen was to create innovative designs that are both beautiful and functional. Jensen, born in...
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Promise rings
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Promise rings

Lot 107, an early 20th Century diamond bracelet. A marriage proposal can be daunting enough without the pressure of choosing...
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Art Deco Gems
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Art Deco Gems

After the devastation of World War 1 the hedonistic Art Deco era blew in to cheer everyone up, the modernistic...
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How to Wear Diamonds Every Day – From the Office to Casual Attire
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How to Wear Diamonds Every Day – From the Office to Casual Attire

Diamonds are not just for dressing up, you can wear your favourite stones every day Lot 62, a diamond bow...
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Auction Highlights Cartier November Auction Highlights Top Picks

The Cartier Love Bird

Cartier have used the symbol of the bird throughout its history, however their iconic styles of whimsical birds, animals and flora...
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Embracing the Bug Jewellery Trend
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Embracing the Bug Jewellery Trend

Bugs are probably the last thing you think of when imagining high fashion. If so it may surprise you to...
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Artist Pick- Elizabeth Brophy
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Artist Pick- Elizabeth Brophy

Elizabeth Brophy was born in New South Wales Australia in 1926. She studied art at the Easy Sydney Technical College...
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The House of Chaumet: The Art of Parisian Jewellery since 1780.
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The House of Chaumet: The Art of Parisian Jewellery since 1780.

Chaumet has been the synonym for quintessential Parisian elegance and design for over 240 years. The history of Chaumet has...
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Checking Out the History of Lorgnettes
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Checking Out the History of Lorgnettes

Lorgnette is derived from the French word ‘lorgner’, which means ‘to eye furtively’ or ‘to ogle’. In more contemporary language...
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Spotlight on a Designer – House of Bulgari
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Spotlight on a Designer – House of Bulgari

O’Reilly’s have the pleasure of offering four stunning pieces of Bulgari jewellery this month including  two vintage Bulgari Pieces dating...
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The Tiffany Setting
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The Tiffany Setting

The iconic Tiffany setting has endured more than 130 years since its inception by Charles Lewis Tiffany in 1886. A...
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Choosing the Perfect Bridal Set.
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Choosing the Perfect Bridal Set.

So you have a beautiful engagement ring – and now you need a stunning wedding band to go with it....
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Engage yourself with diamonds at O’Reilly’s
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Engage yourself with diamonds at O’Reilly’s

The word diamond comes from the Greek ‘Adamas’ meaning indestructible and is the hardest of all natural substances. Romantic in...
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Couple Style
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Couple Style

We know weddings are not going quite to anyone’s original plan at the moment. But we believe in putting our...
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Coin Collecting
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Coin Collecting

Coins were first minted around 600 BC by the Lydians, who were part of the Greek Empire in modern-day Turkey....
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Columbian Emeralds at O’Reillys
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Columbian Emeralds at O’Reillys

Columbia is synonymous with the precious gemstone emerald and they are thought to have been mined there as far back...
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Pink Sapphires
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Pink Sapphires

Most people think of blue when sapphires are mentioned but sapphires come in a wide range of colours, including green,...
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Artist Spotlight
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Artist Spotlight

Naomi Brosnan is a contemporary Irish artist. This piece, titled “Purity of Release”, is a beautifully expressive oil painting. Naomi...
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The Iconic Cartier Love Bracelet:
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The Iconic Cartier Love Bracelet:

Cartier’s Love bracelet is one of the most popular and recognizable pieces of jewellery ever designed… being one of the...
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