Antique valuations and sales conducted through Vernon Ward in the UK

Items sold range from as low as £50 to the highest being in excess of £300,000 in 2018 to a private collector.

Valuers  and Appraisers of: Fine Jewellery, Vintage Jewellery, Gold Jewellery,  Modern Jewellery, Signed Pieces, Pearls and Diamond Jewellery in Sussex  and throughout the UK.

From a single item to a complete estate sale, Vernon is able to undertake the entire project from conception to completion.

As an independent agent Vernon sources private buyers and collectors  worldwide on your behalf when consigning your goods for sale, from general antiques to high value. Please read a sample of the many excellent five-star reviews from clients past and present.

In certain cases items are carefully researched before a sale.

Below are typical examples of what have been valued and sold over the years:

  • Jaeger - Lecoultre
  • Family heirlooms
  • Estate Sales
  • Sculptures
  • Audemars Piguet
  • Martinware
  • lucie rie Pottery
  • Maiolica pottery
  • Hans coper
  • Picasso pottery
  • Continental and English Ceramics
  • Art Nouveau / Deco Items
  • Porcelain, China
  • Metalware
  • Scientific and Maritime Instruments
  • Coloured Glassware
  • Emilé R Lalique
  • Loetz
  • Daum Nancy
  • Gold and silver snuff boxes etc
  • Ivories / Bronzes
  • Watches
  • Patek Philippe
  • Boucheron
  • Rolex, Tudor, Oyster
  • Perpetual / Prince
  • Tag Heuer
  • Omega
  • Leroy & Cie
  • De Grisogono
  • Vacheron Constantin
  • Roger Dubuis
  • Breitling etc.
  • Clocks
  • Library globes
  • Chinese and Japanese Furniture
  • Chandeliers
  • Masonic Wear
  • Militaria, War Medals & Memorabilia
  • Medals & Coins
  • Oriental Antiques
  • Stamps, coins and bank notes
  • Musical Instruments
  • Rock and Pop Memorabilia
  • Period Furniture
  • Antique Furniture



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The South of England Agricultural Society - Patron: Her Majesty the Queen

From the South of England - Agricultural Society

Dear Vernon, I write to thank you most sincerely for carrying out the valuation of the society's trophies during the South of England show.

Not only was this a considerable amount of work both in research and in valuing each of the trophies, but you operated in a very confined space where the trophies are displayed in the members pavilion. A challenge in more ways than one!

We are most appreciative of your expertise in valuing each trophy and for the detailed valuation documents which describe each trophy with weight and value.

We note that you have calculated the revised valuation figures realistically allowing for fluctuation for the next 10 year period.

Vernon, we are most grateful to you for all your help and assistance and for the professional manner in which you have carried out this task.

With Kind Regards
Your sincerely 
Deborah J Barber (MBE)

Original letter held by Vernon Ward 

Vernon was chosen above all leading auction houses and insurance companies to undertake this highly important documented report and schedule. Which consisted of silverware such as Silver salvers, silver candle sticks, important and rare silver statues, silver trophies, silver tea sets and much more.

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