David B| Jewellery Valuation & Appraisal Specialist
Area of expertise
Valuation and Appraisal of Jewellery, Gemstones, Diamonds, Pearls, Silver
History of Jewellery styles : 19th & 20th Century
FGA Fellow of Gemmological Association (Gem-A)
DGA Diamond Member of the Gemmological Association (Gem-A)
PJValDip The Professional Jewellers Valuation Diploma
RJVALDIP Approved National Association of Jewellers Valuer
FIRV Fellow of the Institute of Registered Valuers
David is an independent Jewellery Valuation and Appraisal consultant whose area of expertise covers antique and modern Jewellery, Silverware and Watches.
With over 25 years experience he is a Fellow of the Institute of Valuers, a Fellow of the Gemmological Association and a qualified Diamond Grader.
He was a graduate of Birmingham City University School of Jewellery (BCU) and his lifelong career within the Jewellery Industry represent a wide range of experience and expertise, including valuing and cataloguing items for Auction Houses, undertaking insurance and probate valuations and teaching.
Currently he writes and delivers training courses for The Bespoke Jewellery Training Company and the National Association of Jewellers and previously has was a Visiting Lecturer as Birmingham City University School of Jewellery (BCU) teaching students Gemmology skills.
West Midlands &
Visiting Tutor for In-house Tuition (Limited area coverage)
Learn from David
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TUTOR COURSE OPTIONS
WHAT PEOPLE SAY
2-Day How to Value Jewellery | Private Tuition
The course was really well put together, the tutor (David) was very knowledgeable about diamonds & gemstones, as well as valuations and how to compile them. He was patient with us as we are both beginners and very friendly and easy to get along with.
I have taken away so much from just a two day course and was really pleased with the content.
I would rate this course 5 stars (Excellent).
Thank you for providing the CPD certificate.
Sophie L: Employee Jewellery Company