Georgian, Victorian and Edwardian

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Lot 1 1 A GEORGE III SILVER CUTLERY SERVICE, Old English pattern settings for twelve comprising table and dessert spoons and forks, and teaspoons; London 1808-1810; twelve each modern table and dessert knives with steel blades; Sheffield 1985. (84) $2000-2200
Lot 11 11 AN EDWARDIAN SILVER WAX MATCH CASE, engraved; Birmingham 1902. $60-80
Lot 12 12 A VICTORIAN OVAL LOCKET, silver back and front, engraved with flowers and with vacant shield cartouche; engraved leaves verso; with short silver chain. $80-100
Lot 13 13 AN EDWARDIAN SILVER WAX MATCH CASE, engraved; Birmingham 1907. $60-80
Lot 18 18 AN EDWARDIAN SILVER NOTE CASE with engraved outer case; fitted pencil and with leather lining; Birmingham 1903. $150-180
Lot 19 19 AN EDWARDIAN SILVER COMBINATION PURSE, plain, with suspension chain and ring; integral powder-puff compartment with mirror; Hardy Bros., Birmingham 1908; engraved Hardy Bros.Ltd., Sydney-Brisbane, Made in England. (some damage and repairs) $100-150
Lot 22 22 A VICTORIAN SILVER OVAL LOCKET with engraved centre; hallmarks rubbed, probably Birmingham 1884. $80-120
Lot 34 34 A TINY MOTHER OF PEARL AND CHROME-PLATED STEEL MODEL OF A PISTOL, a so-called 'Prostitute's Pistol' after the 19th Century original. Length 41mm. $100-150
Lot 36 36 A GEORGE IV SILVER VINAIGRETTE, engraved inside 'Friendship is Love Without Wings'; some gilt decoration; Birmingham 1822. $150-200
Lot 40 40 A VICTORIAN TWO-COLOUR GOLD BRACELET with applied 'Etruscan' bead and wirework; bolt-ring clasp; not marked, tests as 14-15ct gold. Wt 12.7g. $500-550
Lot 101 101 AN EARLY VICTORIAN SILVER-CASED OPEN-FACE POCKET WATCH; key-wind English lever fusee movement engraved AD.1844; Roman numeral white enamel dial with subsidiary seconds; engine-turned case by Joseph Harris (The Butts, Coventry), Birmingham 1844. $100-150
Lot 132 132 A VICTORIAN DOUBLE-LINK LONG GUARD CHAIN with bolt-ring and two metal jump rings. Length 156cm. Wt 49.8g. $1200-1400
Lot 143 143 A 19th CENTURY FRENCH 18ct GOLD ALBERTINA, two ornate links with two-colour gold decoration, swivel catch with French 18ct gold marks; with rose rolled-gold bolt-ring and 18ct gold swivel. Total wt 19.2g. $550-600
Lot 147 147 A 19th CENTURY FRENCH LOCKET, WATCH KEY AND CHAIN, the locket decorated with half-pearls and engraved, suspended from a fancy-link Albert chain with 'T'-bar 18ct gold watch key (steel lined, with key); French control marks. Chain length 38cm. Total wt 30.8g. $700-750
Lot 189 189 A VICTORIAN 9ct ROSE GOLD-BACK-AND-FRONT LOCKET engraved with foliage. $200-220
Lot 191 191 A VICTORIAN AGATE CROSS BROOCH with 9ct gold terminals; metal pin; safety chain. $50-60
Lot 198 198 A VICTORIAN 9ct GOLD ALBERTINA with 'T'-bar, swivel, slide and seal. Wt 18.6g. $380-420
Lot 202 202 A 19th CENTURY INDIAN GOLD FRINGE NECKLACE with foliate terminals and ring-link backing chain with hook clasp; unmarked tests as 18ct gold. Wt (all in) 31.4g. $1100-1300
Lot 238 238 A SPECTACULAR 19th CENTURY INDIAN COLLAR with a foliate crescent motif set with foiled pink sapphires and emeralds; gold and silver with tubular mesh-link backing chain. $1500-2000
Lot 259 259 AN 18th CENTURY SILVER PAIR-CASE POCKET WATCH, key-wind verge movement 1005 with engraved balance cock by James Cook, London; plain case by John Dyer, London 1812; Roman numeral dial with subsidiary seconds. $150-200
Lot 262 262 A DAINTY EDWARDIAN PENDANT NECKLET with seven circular pale blue paste; 9ct gold setting and chain. $50-70
Lot 264 264 AN EDWARDIAN AMETHYST AND HALF-PEARL PENDANT NECKLACE, circular-cut and drop-shape amethysts claw-set with ten half-pearls; 9ct gold setting, chain and clasp. $120-180
Lot 265 265 A 19th CENTURY FRENCH 18ct GOLD PENDANT AND CHAIN, festooned rose gold pendant with applied two-colour decoration with two similarly decorated slides on a double foxtail pattern chain; French gold marks. Wt 13.4g. $450-550
Lot 273 273 A COLLECTION OF 19th CENTURY FRENCH ITEMS: two 'T-bar 18ct gold-cased watch keys, a small 18ct gold-cased key, an unusual 18ct gold locket-style watch containing a 'milk tooth' and gold pendant and set with garnets, and two unmarked two-colour gold slides. (qty) $600-700
Lot 312 312 A 19th CENTURY AUSTRO-HUNGARIAN SILVER CARD CASE, engine-turned within a scroll and strapwork border; GS, Vienna 1853. Width 85mm. $200-250
Lot 314 314 AN EARLY 20th CENTURY FRENCH LONG GUARD CHAIN, fox-tail links with swivel clasp. Length 142cm. Wt 15.4g. $500-550
Lot 320 320 AN EDWARDIAN AQUAMARINE AND DIAMOND PENDANT NECKLACE with four circular aquamarines millegrain rim-set with nine old-cut diamonds; marked 15ct gold. $200-300

Sale date:
15 May, 2017

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