Hidden jewels found in antique bureau

Archie, our apprentice in his first year had began assessing the bureau for restoration and found a secret drawer containing a silver chain, a very neatly written letter from a very young Elizabeth Braund to her Mother Lady Braund and a light blue box with the printed words ‘Garrard & Co Ltd’ – ‘Crown Jewellers’ – 112 Regent Street – London – W.1. Written onto the box in pen were the words ‘Lady Braund’.

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