Hermes son of Zeus in Greek mythology was, among other things, the god of trade, athletes, messenger of the gods and guide to the underworld. Hermes, like the other gods of Greece, was immortal. House of Hermes International S.A., which began as a saddle and harness maker and has been in existence for 183 years seems to be immortal as well!. The highly successful France based manufacturer of luxury goods specializes in leather, jewelry, perfumes, watches, home furnishings, ready-to-wear and more. With 315 plus exclusive stores around the world, Hermes continues to evolve while dominating the luxury goods market. An interesting fact to note: Hermes was one of the first luxury brands to launch an e-commerce website in 2001. Hermes folding orange boxes, which come in an astounding 188 different sizes, won the packaging Oscar in 1994 for its iconic design! Philanthropically, the Foundation D’Enterprise Hermes, founded in 2008, aids in the promotion and support of the arts, education and training as well as the improvement of environmental conditions throughout the world.
DJR Authentication is one of the nation's premier appraisers, authenticators, and buyers of jewelry, coins, collectibles, art, sports memorabilia, and other fine goods, located in Mt Pleasant, South Carolina.