Fine Arts

Dazzling emeralds take centre stage at O’Reilly’s jewellery and watch auction

O’Reilly’s proudly claims the distinction of being the longest-standing jewelry auctioneer in the nation. Its upcoming Fine Jewellery, Watches, Silver, and Coins auction on February 21st should be one of the most exciting yet

The top lot by value is this extremely fine Colombian emerald and diamond ring, estimate €28,000-€32,000

This is a big year for O’Reilly’s, the Dublin based auction house which celebrates its 75th year in business.

Founded by John O’Reilly in 1948 its first premises on Winetavern Street hosted up to four auctions per week.

Today O’Reilly’s holds the title of being the longest running jewellery auctioneer in the country and its Fine Jewellery, Watches, Silver and Coins auction, which takes place on February 21, is testament to the company’s expertise in ...