Biography of Victor Magnes, Owner of The Jewellery Connection.
Victor’s love for the jewellery trade started at the age of 17, working part time as an apprentice. By the age of 22 Victor had qualified as a goldsmith and subsequently widened his craft to become a master goldsmith. Over the years, Victor has owned and managed a number of workshops with a staff complement varying from 5 to 15 jewellers. His skills within the workshop include all aspects of the jewellery trade. Victor enjoys being able to coordinate a design using his goldsmith’s hands and his knowledge to manufacture the finest jewellery.
Victor specialises in:
- Diamond grading and valuing
- Fine detailing to jewellery
- Puck welding
- All types of manufacturing
Victor has built up an enviable reputation, which has brought him a host of high profile clients including the South African Government. Victor manufactured the two gold pens for the historic signing of the swearing in of President Nelson Mandela. The pens are housed in the South African Apartheid museum.
30 years on and Victor’s business is a thriving empire, prizing itself on manufacturing some of the finest jewellery throughout the world.
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