Specialist

Kevin Zavian

Senior Specialist, Jewelry & Watches 

Kevin Zavian is a Senior Specialist in the Jewelry Department at Doyle. His duties include evaluating and cataloguing jewelry and fine watches, with a particular specialty in natural pearls and jade. He travels extensively across the nation advising individuals, families and fiduciaries on collections of jewelry and watches, and brings those collections to auction in approximately ten jewelry sales annually in New York and Beverly Hills.

A third-generation master jeweler, Kevin has worked the bench at the family shop since 1979. He received a Bachelor of Science in Marketing and Business from West Virginia University. He is a member of the Appraisers Association of America and the National Association of Watch and Clock Collectors.

Kevin is a featured appraiser on the Antiques Roadshow, a WGBH production televised nationwide on the PBS network. 

Current & Upcoming Auctions

 


Jewelry Online & Property from Abandoned Safe Deposit Boxes

Jewelry Online & Property from Abandoned Safe Deposit Boxes

24OJ08
Starts: Aug 14, 2024 10:00 EST
Ends: Aug 21, 2024 10:00 EST
Sale number: 24OJ08

Fine Jewelry & Luxury Handbags

Fine Jewelry & Luxury Handbags

24FJ07
Date: Aug 22, 2024 12:00 EST
Sale number: 24FJ07

Jewelry Online

Jewelry Online

Starts: Sep 17, 2024 10:00 EST
Ends: Sep 24, 2024 10:00 EST
Sale number: 24OJ09

Fine Jewelry & Luxury Handbags

Fine Jewelry & Luxury Handbags

Date: Sep 25, 2024 12:00 EST
Sale number: 24FJ08

Featured Stories

East Hampton Historical Society Appraisal Day

East Hampton Historical Society Appraisal Day

Join our team of Specialists on Friday, July 19 in East Hampton for an Appraisal Day to benefit the East Hampton Historical Society!

 
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The Estate of Sydney Roberts Shuman

The Estate of Sydney Roberts Shuman

Jewelry from the Estate of Sydney Roberts Shuman features exceptional pieces by Van Cleef & Arpels, Verdura, Hermès, David Webb and Andrew Clunn.

 
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The Estate of Elaine and James D. Wolfensohn

The Estate of Elaine and James D. Wolfensohn

Doyle is honored to auction property from the Estate of Elaine and James D. Wolfensohn in select auctions this season.

 
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Join us in our Palm Beach gallery for an afternoon with style luminaries Annette Tapert, Amy Fine Collins and Pamela Fiori on March 26.

 
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The Ellin and Irving Berlin Sapphire and Diamond Ring

The Ellin and Irving Berlin Sapphire and Diamond Ring

During their 62-year marriage, legendary songwriter Irving Berlin gave his wife Ellin gifts of exquisite jewels as expressions of their lasting love. Doyle is honored to auction one of these treasured pieces.

 
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Jean Schlumberger and Tiffany & Co.

Jean Schlumberger and Tiffany & Co.

The legendary collaboration between the French designer Jean Schlumberger and Tiffany & Co. produced some of the most iconic jewelry of the 20th century.

 
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Charleston Gallery Grand Opening

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Join us for the Grand Opening of our newly renovated gallery in Charleston, South Carolina!

 
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A Life Well-Travelled

A Life Well-Travelled

Bruce McKee shares reflections on fellow TASIS alumnus Donald D. MacDermid and his remarkable collection.

 
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