Welcome to David Bennett and Daniela Mascetti's definitive online jewellery platform. The result of more than 40 years in their work as Worldwide Chairman and European Chairman respectively of Sotheby's Jewellery Division.
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● Explore - the searchable version of David and Daniela's seminal reference work
● Experiences - online courses and bespoke international tours
● Bespoke Services - from jewellery advisory to valuation services
● Discover & Collect - David and Daniela's personal selection of the most exciting jewels currently on the market
● News & Events and Articles - David and Daniela's commentaries and the latest stories from the jewellery and gemstone world
The Understanding Jewellery Platform
Co-authors of Understanding Jewellery, David and Daniela are the most respected experts in this fascinating field. Whether a seasoned collector or discovering the magic of jewels for the first time, gain access to their essential past and ongoing scholarship supported by over 1,000 images of jewels from 1750-2000.
Sign up to the Basic plan to enjoy two free chapters of Understanding Jewellery.
Join David and Daniela for exclusive experiences - from courses to museum visits and bespoke international tours