Cornelius Desormeaux Saunders & James Francis Hollings Shepherd


Cornelius Desormeaux Saunders & James Francis Hollings Shepherd or Saunders and Shepherd were a manufacturing jewellers and silversmiths founded in London in 1869 and have continued to the present day. Opening branches in London, Chester and Birmingham, the company were hugely successful and registered as a limited company in 1916 as Saunders, Shepherd & Co. Ltd.

Today they are based in the Birmingham jewellery quarter where they continue to manufacture watch cases and jewellery in 9ct, 14ct and 18ct gold.

Our specialist silver auctions include Fine & Classic Sales, as well as 20th Century Design Sales. We host four Fine Jewellery & Watches Sales a year including pieces by Saunders & Shepherd. For an up-to-date auction valuation of your collection, contact our specialist team.

Contact our qualified specialist Liz Bailey to find out more.


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