News & Features
Souvenirs of The Grand Tour: The Neo-Classical and Archaeological StylesA Brief Introduction to Jewellery on the Grand Tour.
A New Acquisition for The Gilbert CollectionA previously unknown work by Johann Christian Neuber is acquired by The Gilbert Collection.
Easter Egg Hunt
Where is the missing Fabergé Nécessaire Egg?A potentially vital clue to finding the missing Necessaire Egg is uncovered by an eagle eyed researcher.
A Gift from Prince Albert to Queen VictoriaGiovanni Massa retells the extraordinary story behind this Royal gift.
The Third Imperial Easter EggGiven by Alexander III Emperor and Autocrat of all the Russia's to Empress Marie Feodorovna for Easter 1887.
The Parable of the Posy RingA cautionary tale about the loss of a posy ring, from the records of the Old Bailey.
TEFAF New York Online: Featured ObjectKatherine Purcell and Thomas Holman discuss an extraordinary cameo brooch by the Parisian master jeweller Louis Wiese.
The Centenary of Peter Carl Fabergé’s DeathKatherine Purcell and Kieran McCarthy explore the Wartski archives and discuss some extraordinary documents which record the final days of Fabergé's life.
MFA Boston Acquire Coburg EagleThe first of the Coburg Eagle brooches gifted at the wedding of Queen Victoria to Prince Albert to enter the collection of an American museum.
The Soberton Armlet,An Important and rare late bronze age solid gold penannular bracelet, late Bronze Age (c.1100-800 BC)