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Jill Burgum
Senior Director, Fine Jewelry, Dallas
1-800-872-6467 Ext. 1697
Jill Burgum, Senior Director of Fine Jewelry for Heritage Auctions, brings a wealth of jewelry expertise to the company.

A graduate of University of Hawaii at Manoa, Ms. Burgum received her B.A. in Art History. After completing her degree, she attended Bowman Tech and Stewart's International, both for training in jewelry manufacturing and repair, then the Gemological Institute of America in Santa Monica, California, where she completed degrees in both Graduate Gemology and Jewelry Design in 1994.

Ms. Burgum began her working career as an on-call preview worker for Sotheby's Beverly Hills, California. She then moved to San Francisco as a jewelry cataloguer for Butterfield & Butterfield Auctions in 1996, transferring to their Los Angeles Jewelry department in 1997 as lead specialist, which she eventually left to build two jewelry web sites for start-up companies. She has also worked in retail jewelry sales and owned her own independent jewelry appraisal business.

She has been a contributor to Art + Auction, Brilliant, Eclat, Modern Jeweler, MSN Money, and Rapaport magazines.

Ms. Burgum has been a guest lecturer for the Los Angeles Natural History Museum, Gem & Mineral Council, and appeared as a specialist on HGTV, KTLA, CNN, FOX Business and ANTIQUES ROADSHOW.

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Hermes 31cm Himalayan Niloticus Crocodile Kelly Longue Clutch with Palladium Hardware

Hermès 31cm Himalayan Niloticus Crocodile Kelly Longue Clutch with Palladium Hardware

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$125,000

Hermes Limited Edition 30cm Matte So Black Niloticus Crocodile Birkin Bag with PVD Hardware

Hermès Limited Edition 30cm Matte So Black Niloticus Crocodile Birkin Bag with PVD Hardware

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$55,000

Hermes 35cm Shiny Chocolate Porosus Crocodile Birkin Bag with Gold Hardware

Hermès 35cm Shiny Chocolate Porosus Crocodile Birkin Bag with Gold Hardware

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$43,750

Rolex, Very Fine and Rare 14k Gold Ref. 6241 'Paul Newman' Cosmograph Daytona 'John Player Special'

Rolex, Very Fine and Rare 14k Gold Ref. 6241 "Paul Newman" Cosmograph Daytona "John Player Special"

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$804,500

Tudor, VERY RARE Ref: 7924

Tudor, VERY RARE Ref: 7924, Big Crown Submariner, "Red Triangle" Bezel, "Gilt" Dial

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$162,500

Hermes 35 cm Matte Pink 5P Alligator Birkin Bag with Palladium Hardware

Hermes 35 cm Matte Pink 5P Alligator Birkin Bag with Palladium Hardware

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$75,000

Diamond, Platinum, Gold Necklace

Diamond, Platinum, Gold Necklace

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$48,750
Patek Philippe, Ref. 2526P, Highly Important And Rare Calatrava with First Series Enamel Dial, Retailed by 'Tiffany & Co', Circa 1954

Patek Philippe, Ref. 2526P, Highly Important And Rare Calatrava with First Series Enamel Dial, Retailed by "Tiffany & Co", Circa 1954

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$642,500
The Easiest Way To Land A Birkin Without Ever Being On A List
2.12.18 The Easiest Way To Land A Birkin Without Ever Being On A List

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Fancy Light Yellow Diamond, Diamond, Gold Ring

Fancy Light Yellow Diamond, Diamond, Gold Ring | 22.00 CTS

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$324,500
Fancy Intense Purplish-Pink Diamond, Diamond, Platinum Ring

Fancy Intense Purplish-Pink Diamond, Diamond, Platinum Ring

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$372,500
The Top 11 Hermes Handbags that Should be in Your Collecting Plans for 2018
1.18 The Top 11 Hermes Handbags that Should be in Your Collecting Plans for 2018

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5 Reasons Why Now Is the Time to Buy Birkin
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Five Top Fine Timepieces to Watch
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Fancy Blue Diamond, Diamond, Platinum Ring

Fancy Blue Diamond, Diamond, Platinum Ring

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$675,000
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