Grand Auctions is a Kent auction house situated in Folkestone. We are a specialist auction house dealing in paintings, jewellery, watches, gold and silver, quality glass, ceramics and Asian art. On our staff we have a qualified gemmologist and diamond grader, a published art biographer and a general valuer who spent six years in the valuations department at Christie’s.
Everything we sell is photographed and given global exposure both on our own website and on www.the-saleroom.com. We run a live online bidding facility during sales and prospective buyers are welcome to view all lots at our premises prior to each auction. View our next auction catalogue here .
There are several ways in which a silversmith can decorate a silver object once the desired article has been formed. Typically, prior to the process of applying the decoration, the object is supported and held steady for stability with either a sandbag or filled with pitch such as a viscoelastic polymer.Read More