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Why not treat a friend or loved one to one of The Assay Office's fantastic Gift Events. Choose from either The Assay Office Experience, or Understanding Antique Jewellery. Both are truly unique and memorable gifts.

Gift Experience 01 - The Assay Office Experience

The Assay Office Experience Click to enlarge See behind the scenes at The Birmingham Assay Office Why not treat a friend or loved one to The Hallmarking Experience - A unique and memorable gift. An unforgettable chance to see a fully operational Hallmarking floor, not usually open to the public. The Hallmarking Experience Includes: • Tour of the Hallmarking floor and the opportunity to ‘have a go’ at Hallmarking • The history of Hallmarking in the UK • An overview of the Hallmarking Act and current legislation • Testing Methods used in the Hallmarking process • Methods used to apply Hallmarks: Hand, Press and Laser Hallmarking • Learn how to read UK Hallmarks • Personalised Hallmarking Souvenir And much more.... Ideal for birthdays, anniversaries, Christmas, a retirement present or even a Mother’s or Father’s day gift, it’s the perfect choice for anyone who would appreciate an enjoyable and informative morning event. Our gifts come complete with a beautiful greetings card, left blank inside for your own personal message.

 1/2 Day - Only £75.00 + vat per person

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Gift Experience 02 - Understanding Antique Jewellery

Understanding Antique Jewellery Why not treat a friend or loved one to Understanding Antique Jewellery - a unique and memorable gift. A wonderful chance to learn from the experts. Ideal for collectors and jewellery enthusiasts. Get advice and practical training on how to identify and assess, new, second-hand and antique jewellery. An interactive session on identifying hallmarks, diamonds and coloured  gemstones will give you more knowledge and confidence whether you are either buying or selling antique jewellery items. There is also an introduction to 19th and 20th century jewellery styles. This gift is ideal for birthdays, anniversaries, Christmas, a retirement present or even a Mother’s or Father’s day gift, it’s the perfect choice for anyone who would appreciate an action-packed and informative day out!
Our gifts come complete with a beautiful greetings card, left blank inside for your own personal message.

1 Day - Only £150.00 + vat per person

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