Silver & Objects of Virtue

We specialise in all manner of silver articles from the traditional 17th 18th & 19th century items to the contemporary classics like the work of 20th and 21st century craftsman, artists & designers including Stuart Devlin, Geog Jensen, Christopher Dresser, Omar Ramsden, and many others. Many of our silver items are sold to both domestic and international clients.


Contact Us

Online Valuation Form


Get in touch with one of our team of trusted silver specialists who will inspect your items, tell you a little about them and give you an auction valuation. We offer remote valuations by email, Whatsapp and video call. We can also book private appointments at one of our offices in London and Berkshire. Alternatively if you'd rather we came to you, we are happy to book Covid-safe private appointments to value your silver in the comfort of your own home.

Sale at Auction

Once you have received your auction estimates and agreed reserves, the next step is to enter your items ready for sale. At the same time, one of our specialists will offer available sale dates and guide you through your Seller’s Agreement which includes details about your items reserves, our charges and terms and conditions. They will also be pleased to answer any other questions you may have. You can bring your silver along to us, or we are happy to arrange collection. Leave the rest to us. Then sit back and relax, our team will take care everything else, ensuring that your items are carefully catalogued, photographed and marketed to a huge audience of prospective buyers across the globe.

Haven’t answered all of your questions?

Our team are only too pleased to guide you through the complete process and answer any questions you have. For professional and confidential advice please contact Rachel Hutchinson on 0207 431 9445 or by email

A large Russian silver Norse inspired kovsh. Sold for £4,500.

A large Russian silver Norse inspired kovsh.

Sold for £4,500

Silver Guides & News Articles


The October Jewellery, Silver & Watches sale

Halloween is on the horizon, and we have several spooky jewels to tempt you

Silver Highlights from our Thursday 23rd September auction

Dawsons' September Jewellery, Silver & Watches auction produced excellent results for clients.

Silver Highlights from 19th August’s Jewellery, Silver & Watches auction

Another successful Jewellery, Silver & Watches auction for Dawsons on the 19th of August has passed us by.


Fine Jewellery, Watches & Silver Auction

A selection of beautiful Bvlgari and classic Rolex pieces will be amongst the exciting lots expected to shine brightly and perform on the day.

Dawsons achieve fabulous results for clients

July saw Dawsons acheive stunning results for our clients at hammer within our Fine Jewellery, Watches & Silver auction

Sapphires, Emeralds, Diamonds, a rare Rolex and gorgeous Silver

Beautiful Jewellery, a Rolex with an incredible back story, and lovely Silver all star within our upcoming Fine Jewellery, Watches and Silver auction this month

Silver grabs headlines within Dawsons' Jewellery, Watches & Silver auction

Dawsons were delighted to achieve some exceptional results for our clients.

Catholic treasures locked away for half a century come to auction!

Dawsons are instructed to sell the contents of More House, Catholic Student Hall in South Kensington.

Silver & Gold prices set records at Dawsons

Our latest Fine Art sale on the 28th of August included over 300 lots of Silver & Gold. Every item sold and at prices not seen for many years.

A one-off modernist Howard Fenn Silver Tea Set to be auctioned at Dawsons

As the team at Dawson’s set up the saleroom for our August auction there is a distinct sense of Modern Design in the air.