Police are appealing for information about a burglary in Chapel St Leonards.
The burglary was committed overnight between Tuesday, April 8 and Wednesday, April 9 at a property in Church Lane in the village.
Entry was gained via a door at the rear and a large amount of jewellery was stolen.
Some of the jewellery is quite distinctive.
A full list of the items is published below and DC Emily Wooll-Rivers is asking anyone who has been offered similar jewellery for sale, or who has any information that may help, to contact her on
The male jewellery stolen:
Pair of gold sovereign cufflinks
Opal ring with mono metal
Gold tie pin
Silver coloured pocket watch in a cream box
Silver medal with a runner carved on it. – presented during WWII when stationed at Gibraltar for coming second in a race up the rock.
Silver watch chain with a silver medallion – in a cream spectacle box
Round tie pin
Opal ring in an oval brown leather small box.
The female jewellery stolen:
Three carat solitaire diamond ring with small diamonds each side of shaft – gold.
White gold omega ladies cocktail watch with 18 small diamonds around the face.
Oval diamond and black sapphire ring - white gold square shaped shaft
Cluster of 3 shape diamond & ruby ring on gold haft
Old wartime WWII engagement ring
Three small diamonds in a row – twisted shape
Two gold wedding rings
Diamond keeper ring (row of diamonds on flat front of gold shaft)
Pair of gold wedding ring earrings
Pair of solitaire diamond stud earrings
Diamond solitaire pendant to wear on a chain
Purple and silver two piece pendant broach
Pair of four diamonds drop earrings
Gold jagged edge broach
Silver flower broach
Various gold earrings
Gold earrings and broach with a lady on
Gold bracelet with locket
Gold bracelet with sovereigns
Chain with virgo birth sign
Oblong charm with flowers on
Silver chain and silver broach with a painting on ivory from Sistine chapel, Italy.
Solid gold $5 coin on a thick chain.
Ruby ring on gold with seven to eight small rubies
YSL white box containing a drop broach in a large diamond shape with pearls around the edge
Gold oval broach with a painting in the centre of a lady with two small diamonds in it. Painting on ivory from Sistine Chapel, Italy.
Two gold Queen mother coins size of sovereigns with Queen mothers head on each side.
Collection of various coins – Princess Diana, Winston Churchill.
Thick charm bracelet with charms on gold gate bracelet with locket
Ring with six to seven different coloured stones around in a cluster
Various gold and silver earrings
Gold rings criss crossed on band
Farthing dipped in lilac coating to put on a chain.
Gold oval shaped broach with two sticks across diagonal
Square Spanish charm bracelet – following charms: St Christopher, compass with I love you, kettle, Ship, Spanish, Horse,
horse shoe, Scottish man (coloured clothes), handbag
Mosquito fly broach with coloured stones
A gold coin – Queen Mother’s head on each side – young on one and old on the other, sovereign size to put on a bracelet.
Ivory and gold bangle
Gold oval box with lift up coloured stone lid.