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About The Genuine Article JewelryThank you for visiting The Genuine Article our rubylane shop.
We are established antique jewellery, fine antique and antiquities dealers in Australia with premises in the heart of Sydney's luxury retail district. We ship worldwide.
Not only dealers, we are also qualified professional gemmologists, diamond technologists, jewellery historians and registered specialist appraisers and valuers with decades of experience, and our own gem testing laboratory.
Naturally, we are members of the premier national and international professional and industry bodies:
- Members of the Confédération Internationale des Négociants en Oeuvres d'Art CINOA
- Members of the Australian Antique and Art Dealers Association AA&ADA
- Members of the National Council of Jewellery Valuers NCJV
- Members and Fellows of the Gemmological Association of Australia GAA
- Members of the Society of Jewellery Historians
We advise collectors, antique dealers, auction houses, insurers and jewellers. We are involved in the management and development of significant private collections of antiques, antiquities and jewels including important Jades and Asian antiques.
All of which makes our shop the only kind of shop collectors and serious buyers should consider. Our decades of experience as antique jewellery, antique and antiquities dealers, professional gemmologists, diamond graders and specialist appraisers means we have the specialized knowledge, professional qualifications, technical skills, industry affiliations and lab facilities to fully understand, evaluate and test every piece we sell. Meaning our customers don't have to worry about being sold modern reproductions, fake diamonds, synthetic gems, glass filled rubies or plated base metals.
Our pieces range from Ancient to 20th century Modernist and have been selected for beauty, authenticity, inspiration and craftsmanship.
We only sell authentic antique and estate jewellery and objects, our buyers receive comprehensive appraisal papers.
We do not sell reproduction or modern 'period style' jewellery or objects. We do not sell new. We do not sell costume.
We welcome questions about our items. We accept returns subject to conditions and we have flexible layaway arrangements for many items.
So, enjoy browsing our lovely things and if you have any questions just ask.