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Diamonds shine Bright in Glasgow: McTear's Jewellery Auction, 24th March 2017
Thursday, 16 March 2017
McTear's is delighted to be holding an additional Jewellery auction to the usual six weekly sale. The auction to be held at 1pm features 330 lots including rings, brooches and necklaces and has a number of gents rings too. Lot 228 is a diamond ...
McTear's Jewellery Auction, Glasgow: Diamonds, Sapphires and More, Selling to the World
Monday, 21 November 2016
The Jewellery Auction that took place on Sunday 20th November was another huge success with many items selling for triple their estimate. The auctioneers sold to a packed room of bidders with others competing on the fully booked telephone lines...
Hammer Highlights- September 2016 Jewellery Auction, McTear's Glasgow
Wednesday, 21 September 2016
It was the catalogue cover lot in September’s Jewellery Auction that was the true star of the auction. The outstanding diamond and emerald brooch, lot 16, sold for £9000 to a telephone bidder. As ever the auction saw a diamond solit...
Omega Diamond Set Watch- McTear's Glasgow
Friday, 9 September 2016
It is estimated that over two thirds of the world’s population are aware of the Omega brand. With a one hundred and sixty year history and still thriving as one of the world’s most successful timepiece manufacturers, Omega watches are mor...
Jewellery Valuation Day at McTear's: Monday 29th August 9-5pm
Monday, 22 August 2016
Come along to our Jewellery Valuation Day at McTear's on Monday 29th August for free, no obligation valuations of jewellery, watches and coins.
McTear's dedicated jewellery auctions take place every five weeks and take place on a Sunday, ensuring...
Vacancy - Valuer, Jewellery Department
Wednesday, 10 August 2016
Valuer, Jewellery Department
McTear’s is a Glasgow auction house offering a style of service seen in only a handful of houses outside London. Dedicated auctions are held every five weeks in all major categories, including Scottish ...
Diamonds at Auction: McTear's Specialist Jewellery Auctions, Glasgow
Friday, 5 August 2016
Diamonds are known to have been found in India approximately two thousand years ago and were believed to have supernatural properties. Pliny also recorded the existence of diamonds in the first century but they held little value to Roman culture as t...
Luckenbooth Brooches: A very Scottish Jewel, Sell with McTear's, Glasgow
Thursday, 4 August 2016
The Luckenbooth is a Scottish motif that has featured in objects including jewellery for over three hundred years. The Luckenbooth motif is one that primarily incorporates a heart shape as its main body, mostly topped by a crown. In addition, heral...
Selling Aquamarine Jewellery at Auction: McTear's, Glasgow, Scotland
Wednesday, 20 July 2016
The popularity of the aquamarine shows no sign of waning at McTear’s. Items set with the alluring pale blue gem are often those most popular at Jewellery Auction viewings, particularly Edwardian examples. Part of the beryl family, the aquamarine is ...
Arts and Crafts Works of Art, Furniture and Jewellery at McTear's, Glasgow
Tuesday, 12 July 2016
The Arts and Crafts movement of the later nineteenth and early twentieth century was just that- a movement- rather than a style alone or mere fashion. This artistic and ideological movement encompassed many social, economic, industrial and religious ...
The Jewellery Auction
14 May 2017
McTear's Jewellery auctions present over 300 lots of fine and rare Jewellery for auction every six w...
The Coins & Banknotes Auction
16 May 2017
McTear's has experienced Coin Specialists who will advise you and value your items. Appointments can...
The Watches Auction
16 May 2017
McTear’s is the only auction house in Scotland to host an auction dedicated to Watches every s...
The Silver Auction
1 June 2017
The Silver Auction at McTear’s, a six weekly live auction, has become a destination for silver...
The Scottish Pictures Auction
7 June 2017
We are inviting entries for The Scottish Pictures Auction if you have high quality Scottish painting...