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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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Hermès 30cm Fuchsia Ostrich Birkin Bag with Palladium Hardware

Hermès 30cm Fuchsia Ostrich Birkin Bag with Palladium Hardware

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$25,000

Hermès Shiny Bordeaux Niloticus Crocodile Kelly Cut Clutch Bag with Palladium Hardware

Hermès Shiny Bordeaux Niloticus Crocodile Kelly Cut Clutch Bag with Palladium Hardware

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$22,500

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

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
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