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Birmingham Assay Office to screen for laboratory grown diamonds as part of their jewellery valuation service.

In a bid to support retailers and the ever-changing needs of consumers, SafeGuard Valuations, part of the Birmingham Assay Office, will automatically screen all jewellery items or watches set with diamonds to determine they are natural or potentially laboratory grown.  This will be offered as a standard part of their reputable jewellery valuation service.

By admin | Aug 4th, 2021
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Winner announced for the Birmingham Assay Office ‘Hope’ competition

As restrictions lift across the UK today and to signify ‘Freedom Day’ with a mark of ‘hope’, the Birmingham Assay Office has announced its winner for their ‘Hope’ competition that launched on 23rd March 2020.

By admin | Jul 19th, 2021
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Valuing trophies by Craig O’Donnell

A key part of my role as a valuer for Safeguard at the Birmingham Assay Office, is ‘silver specialist’, which entails the valuation of antique silver, along with trophies and ecclesiastic (church) items.

By admin | Jul 6th, 2021
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The Birmingham Assay Office elects eight new Guardians of the Standard of Wrought Plate.

The Birmingham Assay office is pleased to announce the election of eight new Guardians of the Standard of Wrought Plate. Peter Crump, Kate Canty, Dr Tracy Carlton, Lauren Hartigan-Pritchard, Nicola McGowan, Andy Moss, Gordon Hamme and Gervase Lancaster.

By admin | Jun 25th, 2021
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