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 online version of David and Daniela's renowned and respected book, Understanding Jewellery
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


Understanding Jewellery is now online

Understanding Jewellery is widely known as the 'jewellery bible’ and its authors David and Daniela are the most respected experts in this field.

Gain access to their essential guide to jewels and gemstones from 1750-2000 accompanied by over 1,000 images.

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Bespoke Services

David and Daniela offer a unique range of services tailored to your requirements

Discover & Collect

David and Daniela present their selection and personal appreciation of the most exciting jewels and gemstones they have discovered in the global market

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Gain access to the Understanding Jewellery content with an annual subscription.