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Every Monday The Carat Soup shines a spotlight on hidden gems: extraordinary women in our industry. This week my focus is on Sarah Duncan.

She’s the head of jewellery at Chiswick Auctions. I posted about an event they hosted recently, here.

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She’s had a fascinating jewellery journey. In their words

“Sarah boasts extensive experience in the jewellery industry, having spent six years working in the jewellery department at Bonham’s. There Sarah personally handled several high-profile collections and was directly responsible for consigning several of the top lots sold worldwide. Sarah’s academic background includes the Gemological Institute of America and a postgraduate degree from the University of St Andrews. Her professional interests include posy rings and British jewellery designers of the 1970s.”