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Lot 16 16 TWO SILVER FLOWER RINGS. (2) $40-60
Lot 26 26 AN AMETHYST AND SILVER DRESS RING; circular-cut amethyst. Size L. $40-60
Lot 28 28 A BLACK JADE, CITRINE AND DIAMOND RING: citrine rim-set with diamonds in 14k white gold. (citrine chipped) Size P. $60-80
Lot 30 30 A SET OF SIX 'FORTUNE TELLER' STACKING RINGS. $100-120
Lot 31 31 A SET OF FIVE STACKING 'GARDEN OF EDEN' RINGS. $100-120
Lot 32 32 TWO SILVER DRESS RINGS: one with cabochon garnet, the other with a shell cameo. (2) $120-160
Lot 51 51 A NEPHRITE JADE AND 14ct GOLD DRESS RING: oval jade four-claw-set; tests as 14ct gold Size L+. Weight 5.6g. $60-80
Lot 55 55 AN OPAL AND 9ct GOLD RING. $40-60
Lot 62 62 AN OPAL AND DIAMOND RING: claw-set Welo opal in a diamond-set border; 18ct white gold. Estimated weight of opal 6.50ct. $1300-1500
Lot 64 64 A BOULDER OPAL AND DIAMOND RING, bright opal (15 x 10.5mm) claw-set in a basket setting with four shoulder diamonds; 18ct gold. $500-600
Lot 67 67 AN OPAL AND GARNET DRESS RING: oval milky oak claw-set within a border of twelve garnets; 9ct gold; Birmingham 1971. Weight 3.2g. Size N1/2. $60-90
Lot 75 75 AN 18ct GOLD BAND RING, plain, with engraved dedication. Size M. Weight 5.1g. $140-160
Lot 77 77 AN AUSTRALIAN ARTS & CRAFTS CORNELIAN AND SILVER DRESS RING in the style of Rhoda Wager, with berry and leaf border and two-row wire shank. Size L. $30-50
Lot 81 81 AN AUSTRALIAN ARTS & CRAFTS DRESS RING in the style of Rhoda Wager with berry and leaf border and two-row shank. Size I1/2. $20-40
Lot 85 85 AN AUSTRALIAN SILVER BAND RING, plain, engraved initials A.M.M.; Adolphus Blau 1853-82 (Sydney). Size M1/2. $30-50
Lot 102 102 AN AUSTRALIAN ARTS & CRAFTS PAUA SHELL AND SILVER RING in the style of Rhoda Wager with berry and leaf border and two-row wire shank. Size O. $30-50
Lot 104 104 AN AUSTRALIAN ARTS & CRAFTS SILVER DRESS RING in the style of Rhoda Wager with two-row wire shank. Size N1/2. $30-40
Lot 122 122 A JADE AND DIAMOND DRESS RING: bright green jadeite within a border of eighteen diamonds; unmarked, tests as 18ct gold. Estimated weight of diamonds 18 = 0.30ct. Weight 7.3g. $300-400
Lot 124 124 A JADE DRESS RING: oval jadeite (13 x 8.5mm) in a plain rim-setting with fancy shoulders and gallery; 18ct gold. Size N+. $120-180
Lot 126 126 A GREEN JADE RING with 14k gold set oval Mabe pearl. Size O. $60-80
Lot 127 127 A JADE AND DIAMOND DRESS RING: marquise jadeite of good colour end-set within a leaf-shape wirework gallery and border with twenty-four diamonds; white gold. Size K+. Weight 4.3g. $200-300
Lot 137 137 TWO GARNET DRESS RINGS: one with nine circular garnets, 9ct gold; the other with a single garnet in 9ct gold; Apex. (2) Total weight 4.7g. $100-120
Lot 138 138 A PEARL AND DIAMOND DRESS RING: a Mabe pearl (12.0mm) rim-set with nine diamonds in 14k gold. Size V. Weight 4.6g. $100-150
Lot 139 139 A 9ct THREE-COLOUR GOLD 'RUSSIAN' WEDDING RING: three bands representing the Trinity. Size K. Weight 9g. $180-220
Lot 143 143 A RUBY AND DIAMOND CLUSTER RING: a marquise-cut ruby rim-set with four shoulder rubies and eighteen diamonds; white gold. (rubies treated) Size J+. $1600-2000
Lot 145 145 A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND BOAT-SHAPE CLUSTER RING: three mid-blue sapphires in a border of twenty-four brilliant-cut diamonds; white gold shank marked 18ct. Estimated weight of diamonds 24 = 0.72ct. Size L. $2000-2500
Lot 147 147 AN EMERALD AND DIAMOND BORDER CLUSTER RING: oval emerald rim-set within a lacy openwork border and two rows of small diamonds; 18ct white gold. Size K. $1500-1700
Lot 148 148 A KUNZITE, SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND DRESS RING: cushion-cut kunzite with two trilliant-cut orange sapphires within a border of diamonds. (treated sapphires) Size L. $1500-1800
Lot 149 149 A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND TARGET-SHAPE CLUSTER RING: oval sapphire in a border of diamonds and a further border of sapphires; 18ct gold gallery and shank. Size N. $1350-1550
Lot 150 150 AN EMERALD AND DIAMOND CLUSTER RING: cushion-cut emerald with fifty-four diamonds; 18ct white gold. Estimated total weight of diamonds 54 = 0.38ct. Size N. $900-1100
Lot 154 154 AN 18ct GOLD DRESS RING six-claw-set with a brilliant-cut cubic zirconia (9mm). Weight 6.1g. Size N. $120-180
Lot 156 156 A GARNET, DIAMOND AND GOLD DRESS RING: oval garnet with four diamonds. Weight 5.5g. Size O. $150-200
Lot 163 163 A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND RING: cushion shape native-cut Ceylon sapphire four-claw-set with two brilliant-cut shoulder diamonds; 18ct gold. Estimated weight of sapphire 6.50ct. Size M. $900-1100
Lot 164 164 AN EMERALD AND DIAMOND RING: claw-set cushion-shape emerald and two princess-cut shoulder diamonds; 18ct white gold setting and shank. Estimated weights: Emerald = 0.70ct, Diamonds 2 = 0.20ct. Size O. $1000-1500
Lot 165 165 AN UNUSUAL TANZANITE AND DIAMOND DRESS RING: trap-cut tanzanite rim-set with ten French-cut sapphires to the shoulders with a border of fifty-nine small diamonds; 18ct white gold. (one diamond missing) $1500-2000
Lot 168 168 A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND BORDER CLUSTER RING: emerald-cut dark blue sapphire multi-claw-set within a scalloped border of brilliant-cut diamonds; 18ct white gold. Estimated weight of diamonds 16 = 0.64ct. Size O. $2200-2400
Lot 169 169 AN EMERALD AND DIAMOND CLUSTER RING: cushion-cut Colombian emerald (11.8 x 10.1 x 4.3mm) rim-set in a border of eighteen old-cut diamonds; 14ct white gold gallery and shank. Size N1/2. $4000-5000
Lot 173 173 A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND CLUSTER RING: dark blue sapphire claw-set in a border of eighteen diamonds; 18ct gold shank. Grading report: natural blue sapphire heat-treated Weight 6.02ct. Size M. $1500-1600
Lot 175 175 A TANZANITE AND DIAMOND CLUSTER RING: oval tanzanite (16.4 x 13.5 x 9.7mm) claw-set in a spiral of diamonds with two-row diamond shoulders; 18ct white gold. Size M. $6000-7000
Lot 176 176 AN ATTRACTIVE TANZANITE AND DIAMOND BORDER CLUSTER RING: oval tanzanite (15 x 11mm) claw-set within a border of brilliant-cut diamonds and with diamond-set shoulders; 18ct white gold. Size L+. $3500-4000
Lot 178 178 A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND BORDER CLUSTER RING: oval Ceylon-type sapphire (11.2 x 9.19 x 6.01mm) claw-set within a border of twelve diamonds; 18ct white gold. Estimated weight of diamonds 12 = 1.20ct. Size M. $11000-12000
Lot 180 180 AN EMERALD AND DIAMOND DRESS RING: three oval emeralds rim-set in a scalloped border of twenty-six brilliant-cut diamonds; 18ct gold. Estimated weights: Emeralds 3 = 1.25ct, Diamonds 26 = 0.33ct. Size O+. $1000-1200
Lot 181 181 A RUBY AND DIAMOND DRESS RING: three oval rubies (probably Thai) within a fancy setting with twenty diamonds; white metal setting and shank. Weight 4.7g. Size N. $400-500
Lot 187 187 A DIAMOND AND RUBY RING: trap-cut diamond claw-set in a border of French-cut rubies and a further border of diamonds; 18ct white gold. Estimated weight of diamond 1.10ct. $5000-6000
Lot 188 188 A PAIR OF EMERALD AND DIAMOND CLUSTER EARRINGS: each an oval emerald four-claw-set in a border of twenty brilliant-cut diamonds; 14k white gold. $900-1200
Lot 197 197 A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND RING: five brilliant-cut diamonds and five oval native-cut Ceylon sapphires set in white gold on an 18ct gold shank. Estimated weight of diamonds 5 = 0.75ct. Weight 8.2g. $600-700
Lot 202 202 A RUBY AND DIAMOND RING: oval treated rim-set in a fancy border of diamonds; white gold. Size N. $1000-1200
Lot 203 203 AN EMERALD AND DIAMOND RING: trap-cut emerald (10.8 x 7.48mm) claw-set in 18ct white gold; marked Hand-made Greco Gold. Estimated weight of emerald 2.0ct. Size M. $1000-1200
Lot 204 204 A TANZANITE AND DIAMOND CLUSTER RING: long cushion-cut tanzanite claw-set within a double border of diamonds; 18ct white gold. Size M. $2000-2500
Lot 219 219 A RUBY AND DIAMOND ETERNITY RING, a wide band with thirty-three pairs of baguette rubies invisibly set within parallel rows each with thirty-two small brilliant-cut diamonds grain and partial bezel-set; platinum. Size N1/2. Weight 9.4g. $700-1100
Lot 221 221 A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND CLUSTER RING: oval sapphire claw-set within a tiered border of twelve brilliant-cut diamonds and a further border of twelve smaller diamonds; white gold wire gallery and shank marked 18k, Kevin; 18ct gold. (copy insurance valuation in New Zealand dollars) $1500-2000
Lot 222 222 A STYLISH RUBY AND DIAMOND DRESS RING: six circular-cut rubies (treated) and five brilliant-cut diamonds; 9ct gold. Size N1/2. $330-360
Lot 237 237 AN EDWARDIAN SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND DRESS RING: three oval Ceylon sapphires and four rose-cut diamonds; 18ct gold; Birmingham 1904. Size M. Weight 4.8g. $480-550
Lot 238 238 A VICTORIAN PEARL AND DIAMOND CLUSTER RING: a diamond within a border of nine pearls (three missing); 15ct gold. Size I1/2. $100-150
Lot 274 274 A THREE RING SET: central ring with created-emeralds and four shoulder diamonds, with two curved rings each set with three created-emeralds and two diamonds; 9ct gold. Size P. Total weight 4.7g. $80-120
Lot 275 275 A CULTURED PEARL AND SILVER CROSSOVER RING: two Akoya pearls peg and claw-set. Size S. $25-35
Lot 278 278 AN AGATE AND 18ct GOLD RING: oval brown agate in an antique-style setting. Size Q. $400-425
Lot 279 279 AN EMERALD AND DIAMOND DOUBLE BORDER CLUSTER RING: oval emerald rim-set with two borders of single-cut diamonds; 18ct white gold. Size Q. Est $1800-2200
Lot 280 280 A SMOKY QUARTZ AND 9ct GOLD RING. Size R. $200-250
Lot 282 282 A CHARMING VICTORIAN CORAL, PEARL AND 18ct GOLD DRESS RING: a circular coral and two oval half-pearls; London 1877. Size N. Weight 3g. $250-300
Lot 284 284 THREE SMALL DRESS RINGS: cultured pearl and 9ct gold (2.2g); amethyst and 18ct gold (0.8g), colourless stone and 9ct gold (1.1g). (3) $60-80
Lot 285 285 A VICTORIAN EMERALD AND PEARL DRESS RING: three emeralds and two half-pearls; unmarked, tests as 15ct gold. Size I. $100-150
Lot 286 286 AN EDWARDIAN 9ct GOLD WHEATSHEAF RING; partial hallmark Chester 1910. (worn) Size M. Weight 3.1g. $120-180
Lot 288 288 A BLUE STONE AND 18ct GOLD DRESS RING: fancy cut synthetic spinel in 18ct gold coronet setting. Size I. Weight 6.5g. $220-250
Lot 289 289 A 18ct GOLD, TURQUOISE AND HALF-PEARL RING. Size P1/2. $450-500
Lot 293 293 A RUBY AND DIAMOND RING: three rubies and two diamonds in 18ct gold; partial old hallmark. Size S. $1300-1400
Lot 295 295 AN ANTIQUE 18ct GOLD KNOT RING; London. Size O1/2. Weight 4.8g. $480-520
Lot 301 301 AN OVAL BLUE TOPAZ AND SEED PEARL DRESS RING; 9ct gold. Size N+. $280-320
Lot 302 302 A GEMSTONE, PEARL AND GOLD DRESS RING with an 8.4mm Akoya pearl, eight each pink and blue sapphires; marked 14k, tests as 9ct gold. Size J1/2. Weighty 6g. $60-90
Lot 303 303 AN ART DECO STYLE AQUAMARINE, ONYX AND DIAMOND CLUSTER RING; 9ct gold. Size O. $320-360
Lot 305 305 A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND CLUSTER RING: oval old-cut diamond millegrain set in a border of sapphires and with diamond-set shoulders. Size N+. $3000-3500
Lot 306 306 A SMOKY QUARTZ AND 9ct GOLD DRESS RING: trap-cut quartz. Size M+. Weight 7g. $220-240
Lot 308 308 A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND CLUSTER RING: trap-cut sapphire in a border of diamonds; 9ct gold. Size O+. $260-300
Lot 309 309 AN 18th CENTURY STYLE GARNET AND DIAMOND RING: heart-shape cabochon pyrope garnet within fifteen rose-cut diamonds in silver and gold on an engraved gold shank with pierced shoulders. Size M1/2. $250-350
Lot 310 310 A CORAL, ONYX AND DIAMOND DRESS RING; 9ct gold. Size N+. $290-320
Lot 313 313 AN EMERALD AND DIAMOND CLUSTER RING: trap-cut emerald in a border of fourteen diamonds; 14ct white gold. Size L1/2. $1500-1800
Lot 314 314 AN AQUAMARINE AND DIAMOND RING: oval aquamarine (9 x 7mm) claw-set with six brilliant-cut shoulder diamonds; 18ct gold. Estimated weight of diamonds 6 = 0.30ct. Size I+. Weight 4.6g. $200-250
Lot 316 316 AN OPAL AND 18ct GOLD DRESS RING: eleven circular cabochon opals claw-set in an undulating cluster; 14ct gold. Size N. Weight 7.7g. $150-200
Lot 320 320 A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND RING: three pale blue sapphires and two diamonds in 18ct gold. $380-420
Lot 326 326 A PERIDOT THREE-STONE RING; 9ct gold. Size N+. $280-320
Lot 330 330 A PINK SAPPHIRE/RUBY AND 18ct ROSE GOLD BAND RING: pink sapphires/rubies pavé-set. Size R+. $750-850
Lot 332 332 AN EMERALD AND DIAMOND CLUSTER RING: trap-cut emerald of good Colombian colour set with ten brilliant-cut diamond and ten baguette-cut diamonds; platinum. Estimated weight of emerald 1.10ct. Size N. $1200-1500
Lot 334 334 AN EMERALD AND DIAMOND RING: two emeralds and six square and baguette-cut diamonds; 18ct white gold setting and shank. Estimated weight of diamonds 6 = 0.70ct. Size R. Weight 6.5g. $1000-1200
Lot 342 342 A 9ct GOLD DRESS RING set with four sapphires and five turquoise-colour stones. Size O. $260-300
Lot 344 344 AN EMERALD AND DIAMOND DRESS RING: two drop-shape emeralds and two square-cut diamonds; 18ct gold. Size L+. $1250-1500
Lot 348 348 AN EMERALD AND DIAMOND CLUSTER RING: trap-cut emerald claw-set in a border of brilliant and baguette-cut diamonds; 18ct gold. Size L. $1250-1500
Lot 350 350 A TANZANITE AND DIAMOND RING: an oval tanzanite (9 x 7mm) four-claw-set with two brilliant-cut shoulder diamonds; 14ct gold. (copy valuation) Size L. $800-1000
Lot 352 352 AN EMERALD AND DIAMOND DRESS RING: trap-cut emerald four-claw-set within twenty diamonds; tests as 14ct white gold. Size I1/2. $250-300
Lot 356 356 AN EMERALD AND DIAMOND RING: eight trap-cut emeralds within borders of diamonds; 18ct gold. Size N+. $1000-1500
Lot 357 357 A SILVER, BLACK JADE AND GARNET DRESS RING. Size P. $60-80
Lot 359 359 A BLACK JADE RING rim-set with an oval peridot in white gold with four diamonds. Size P. $60-80
Lot 398 398 A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND DRESS RING, oval midnight blue sapphire claw-set with fourteen shoulder diamonds; shank marked 585, 14k; tests as 14ct white gold. Size L. Weight 5.2g. $150-200
Lot 400 400 AN OPAL AND 9ct GOLD CLUSTER RING with seven opals claw-set; hallmarked 9ct Birmingham. Size R. Weight 2.4g. $60-90
Lot 402 402 AN EDWARDIAN 18ct GOLD BUCKLE RING star-set with two old-cut diamonds; Birmingham 1903. Size P. Weight 4.4g. $650-680
Lot 404 404 TWO EMERALD AND DIAMOND RINGS: one with five circular emeralds and eighteen diamonds; marked 18k; the other with three emeralds and sixteen diamonds; white metal shank marked 18k. (2) $400-450
Lot 408 408 A BLUE TOPAZ AND SILVER DRESS RING with man-made border stones. $80-100
Lot 409 409 AN EMERALD AND DIAMOND DRESS RING: drop-shape dark emerald (treated), the shaped shoulders set with nineteen diamonds; 18ct gold. Size P. $2000-2200
Lot 412 412 A BLUE TOPAZ AND WHITE TOPAZ DRESS RING; silver. $80-100
Lot 419 419 AN AMETHYST AND DIAMOND CROSSOVER RING: an oval amethyst four-claw-set in 9ct white gold; the shoulders set with small diamonds. Weight 3.5g. Size O. $50-80
Lot 421 421 A RUBY AND DIAMOND CLUSTER RING: oval ruby claw-set in a scalloped border of ten diamonds. Size M. $1200-1600
Lot 422 422 A SILVER DRESS RING set with marcasite and Mother of Pearl. Size K+. $25-35

Sale date:
9 April, 2018

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Sunday 8 Apr, 12 noon - 4pm
Monday 9 Apr, 11am - 5.15pm

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5.30pm

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State Library of NSW,
Ground Floor, Mitchell Wing

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