TAX AND HERITAGE
SPECIALIST ADVICE FOR PROFESSIONALS
EXEMPTIONS, AIL'S, AND FAMILY DIVISION
COVINGTON provides assistance to Lawyers, Accountants, Museum Curators, Factors and other professionals, including private individuals.
We can assist with Inheritance tax valuations; Sales to the Nation (Acceptance in Lieu or AIL); Exemptions and Family Division
- The Fettercairn Jewel
- Sir Henry Raeburn
John Stuart Hepburn Forbes, later 8th Baronet of Monymusk, and of Fettercairn and Pitsligo, 1804 - 1866
- Celtic Gold Crucifix, The Galloway Hoard
This complex estate also saw the sale by auction of the Fettercairn Jewel, an important Elizabethan period piece, probably with Royal connections. This was purchased on behalf of the National Museum of Scotland, where it can be seen in the Scottish galleries.
Angus led the team that valued the extraordinary Galloway Hoard. This unique and Internationally important Viking hoard has now been acquired by the National Museum of Scotland and is currently being prepared for exhibition. The hoard contains magnificent objects from both the Celtic and Saxon world as well and rare pieces from Egypt, China, and of course, Viking treasures.
Angus is also a Patron of the National Museum of Scotland
All our valuations are carried out and charged on a time basis, agreed in advance.