TWO SILVER-MOUNTED BRUSHES AND TWO NAIL BUFFERS; Levi & Salaman, Birmingham 1898, silver-gilt; Goldsmiths & Silversmiths, London 1906; nail-buffers Levi & Salaman, Birmingham 1899; Cohen & Charles, Chester 1903. (4)
A SET OF SIX SILVER-PLATE MARROW SCOOPS.
A SILVER PINT TANKARD, plain tapered cylindrical; presentation engraved; marked C & P (possibly Clark & Pelletreau, New York), Silver. Ht 12cm. Wt 385g.
A CARVED MEERSCHAUM PIPE. Length 95mm. (chipped) (leather case)
A CARVED HARDSTONE BANGLE, dyed lavender-colour quartzite.
A SILVER AND PAPER 'PRAYER' NECKLACE AND A PAIR OF SILVER BEAD EARRINGS. (2)
A HAND-PAINTED ORIENTAL SILK FAN with bamboo sticks and guards.
TWO AMBER-COLOUR LARGE BEAD BRACELETS on elastic cord. (2)
AN ORNATE STONE-SET SILVER PENDANT on later chain; Indian.
TWO MEDALS AND TWO MEDALLIONS: Italy Star and 39-45 War Medal, with ribbons; a Coronation medallion of Edward VII and Alexandra 1902 and a gold-plated centenary medallion of Ta'Pinu Cathedral, Gozo, Malta. (4)
A QUANTITY OF ITEMS: a silver charm bracelet, two silver bracelets, twenty-one silver charms and an opal. (25)
A CITRINE AND CUBIC ZIRCONIA DRESS RING: citrine and two cubic zirconias; silver. Size O.
A PAIR OF SOUTH SEA PEARL AND SILVER DROP EARRINGS.
A QUARTZITE AND SILVER BUTTERFLY RING. Size N+.
A GREEN 'MINT' QUARTZ DRESS RING; silver. Size M.
A TANZANITE DRESS RING; silver. Size N+.
A SIX STRAND PERIDOT AND SQUARE CORNELIAN BEAD NECKLACE with coral and malachite beads; silver-gilt clasp.
A LARGE LINK SILVER BRACELET with bolt-ring clasp.
A GOLD-PLATED SEAL AND BELCHER-LINK CHAIN.
A SILVER AND WOOD INLAY CRUCIFIX PENDANT on a silver chain.
THREE PAIRS OF MARCASITE AND SILVER DROP EARRINGS. (3)
A SNAKE BANGLE with turquoise-colour decoration and red eyes.
A SILVER 'WAVE' BANGLE. Weight 31.6g.
THREE BANGLES including horn and wood. (3)
A GRADUATED CULTURED PEARL NECKLACE: 110 Akoya pearls (5.98-3.0mm) with silver and pearl clasp.
A DAINTY LAPIS LAZULI, PEARL AND GOLD BEAD BRACELET with gilt silver and pearl clasp. (requires re-stringing)
AUSTRALIA - CROWN, George VI 1938.
A SILVER, AMETHYST AND CUBIC ZIRCONIA DRESS RING.
THREE PEARL AND GOLD DRESS RINGS: 9ct gold and bouton pearl (2.4g), 9ct gold and Akoya cultured pearl (3.5g), 20ct gold with seven seed pearls in a flower spray (2.4g). (3)
AN AUSTRALIAN DIAMOND AND 9ct GOLD RING: a tiny rose-cut diamond in a rose gold band; A.Macrow & Sons. Weight 2.8g.
TWO 14ct GOLD BAND RINGS: pink and yellow gold. (worn) (2) Total weight 3.4g.
A 9ct GOLD DRESS RING set with a man-made red stone. Weight 2.8g.
A PAIR OF 18ct WHITE GOLD HOOP EARRINGS, 'diamond-cut'; marked 750 Italy. Total weight 2.2g.
A PAIR OF AMBER AND SILVER DROP EARRINGS: each a greenish yellow amber drop with silver cage setting; Polish amber; hook fittings. (original box and certificate)
FOUR GEMSTONES: an oval amethyst (8.0ct) and three citrine swivel stones (3 = 100.0ct)(some chipping). (4)
A CITRINE AND SILVER NECKLACE with six oval citrines rim-set in silver with wire twist borders on curb-link chain with parrot clasp and with thicker adjusting chain.
A PAIR OF OPAL DROP EARRINGS: each a drop-shape opal with bar link and bead top; 9ct gold with post and scroll fittings.
A SILVER AND GEM-SET RING. (centre stone chipped; one drop-shape stone missing)
A PAIR OF RUBY AND DIAMOND EARRINGS: each a heart-shape ruby rim-set within a border of ten diamonds; 9ct gold.
A QUANTITY OF SILVER COINS mostly Great Britain, Queen Victoria and later: 4 half-crowns, 18 florins, 17 shillings, 5 sixpence, 3 various and 4 Australian threepence. (51)
A DIAMOND CLUSTER RING: two brilliant-cut diamonds with seven smaller brilliant-cut diamonds and four single cut diamonds; 18ct gold. Estimated weight of diamonds 2 = 0.40ct, 11 = 0.22ct. Weight 9.1g. Size N.
AN AMUSING MODERNIST SILVER TURTLE BROOCH; marked Sterling J.R.
A GARNET, DIAMOND AND GOLD DRESS RING: oval garnet with four diamonds. Weight 5.5g. Size O.
A THREE-ROW WOVEN GEMSTONE NECKLACE, emerald, ruby and sapphire beads; silver-gilt tube spacers and clasp.
A BLUE STONE AND 18ct GOLD DRESS RING: fancy cut synthetic spinel in 18ct gold coronet setting. Size I. Weight 6.5g.
A ROCK CRYSTAL AND SILVER PENDANT AND CHAIN.
A PAIR OF AMETHYST AND DIAMOND EARRINGS; marked EMA, 10k.
TWO OPERA LENGTH CULTURED PEARL NECKLACES with spacer beads; Akoya pearls, one with peridot and amethyst beads, the other with garnet, lapis lazuli and blue corundum. (2) Length each 100cm.
A PAIR OF VICTORIAN STYLE SAPPHIRE AND 9ct GOLD DROP EARRINGS.
AN AMETHYST, DIAMOND AND 9ct GOLD PENDANT; gold-plated chain.
A PAIR OF BLUE TOPAZ AND 9ct GOLD DROP EARRINGS.
A SMOKY QUARTZ AND SILVER BRACELET.
A SILVER HEART-SHAPE MATCH CASE PENDANT and chain.
A PAIR OF SILVER DROP EARRINGS set with synthetic opals and cubic zirconias.
A SILVER MULTI-PAGE PHOTO' ALBUM PENDANT and chain.
A STONE BEAD NECKLACE, round faceted agate beads with purple freshwater cultured pearls and gilt feature beads.
A GEMSTONE 'DEAREST' ACROSTIC RING; 9ct gold. Size O.
A GEMSTONE 'DEAREST' ACROSTIC RING; silver. Size N.
A PAIR OF SILVER TASSEL DROP EARRINGS.
AN ATTRACTIVE SHELL CAMEO BROOCH: oval three-colour profile portrait shell cameo in a 9ct gold frame with twist border; safety chain. Weight (all in) 9g.
AN AMETHYST AND GREEN GARNET PENDANT, cushion-shape amethyst claw-set with three tsavorite garnets in 14ct gold with a silver-gilt chain.
A PAIR OF AMETHYST AND 14ct GOLD DROP EARRINGS, each a claw-set cushion-shape amethyst; hook fittings.
A 9ct GOLD NECKCHAIN; filed long and short curb link chain with parrot clasp. Length 45.5cm. Weight 14.6g.
A FIVE-STONE DIAMOND RING, 18ct gold. (one diamond missing) Estimated weight of diamonds 5 = 0.43ct. Size J+. Weight 4g.
AN AMETHYST AND 14ct GOLD RING, cushion-shape amethyst claw-set in 14ct gold setting. Size N+. Wt 6.6g.
A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND CLUSTER RING, three sapphires and fourteen diamonds in 9ct gold.
A 9ct GOLD CURB-LINK BRACELET with parrot clasp. Weight 7.6g.
A PAIR OF RUBY, PEARL AND ENAMEL FLOWER DROP EARRINGS; 9ct gold.
A PAIR OF SMOKY QUARTZ, PEARL AND 9ct GOLD DROP EARRINGS.
A PAIR OF PEARL AND GARNET DROP EARRINGS; 9ct gold.
TWO 18ct GOLD RINGS, one with seven diamonds, the other with nine rubies and diamonds. (2)
A RUBY AND DIAMOND CLUSTER RING, oval ruby rim-set within a border of smaller rubies and a further border of 30 diamonds; 9ct white gold. Size N. Wt 3.4g.
A DIAMOND DRESS RING: five brilliant-cut diamonds bead set on a fancy 9ct gold band. Estimated weight of diamonds 5 = 0.08ct. Size M. Weight 3.2g.
A RUBY AND DIAMOND DRESS RING: three rubies spaced by two old-cut diamonds with twelve brilliant-cut diamonds; 14ct gold.
A PAIR OF AMETHYST EAR-STUDS, each a claw-set chequerboard cut pastel amethyst; 14ct gold.
A DIAMOND DRESS RING with thirty-four brilliant-cut diamonds bead set in 18ct white gold. Estimated weight of diamonds 34 = 0.68ct. Size M. Weight 7g.
A 9ct GOLD CURB-LINK BRACELET with parrot clasp. Weight 5g.
AN AUSTRALIAN 9ct GOLD BROOCH with paste-set lyre with pendent heart and festoon chain; on a two-row off-set bar with applied leaves; metal pin; Rollason. Width 44mm. (illus Pl.235, P.205 CCG)
AN AUSTRALIAN 9ct GOLD SOUTHERN CROSS BROOCH set with green paste and with central Australian map motif; metal pin; H.Simonsen.
AN AUSTRALIAN 15ct GOLD BROOCH set with red paste and seed pearls, the two-row bar with applied beads and conjoining milled meander; sphere terminals; metal pin; Duggin, Shappere & Co. Width 48mm.
TWO 9ct GOLD BAR BROOCHES each set with a milky opal. (2) Total weight 8.3g.
AN AUSTRALIAN 18ct GOLD OVAL BROOCH set with a black glass cabochon and with applied rope rim; nickel pin; fully marked: H.Steiner, Adelaide, 18.c, Crown, Lion Passant. 40 x 31mm. Weight 20.2g.
AN AUSTRALIAN MALACHITE AND 9ct GOLD BAR BROOCH, the oval cabochon malachite millegrain rim off-set; metal pin; G.H.Palfrey (Melbourne). Weight 3.7g.
AN AUSTRALIAN OPAL MELEE AND 9ct GOLD BROOCH with festoon chain and associated English hallmarked engraved cross pendant; metal pin; J.M.W. (possibly J.M.Wendt) Width 54mm.
A LATE 19th CENTURY GARNET AND GOLD CONCEALED PHOTO' BROOCH: oval, with flower and leaf garland border and hinged lid; tests as 15ct gold; probably Australian.
AN AUSTRALIAN SILVER VINE-LEAF BROOCH; Henry Steiner (Adelaide). Width 50mm.
AN AUSTRALIAN SHELL CAMEO AND 9ct GOLD BROOCH with a profile portrait of a lady rim-set, recessed fern engraved border; safety chain; Bowen (Adelaide). 40 x 32mm. Weight 11.6g.
AN AUSTRALIAN MALACHITE AND 15ct GOLD PENDANT with a Burra malachite heart rim-set with rope border; rose gold jump ring; L.H.Suhard & Co.(Adelaide). Width 23mm. Weight 11.4g.
AN AUSTRALIAN SHELL CAMEO AND 9ct GOLD OVAL BROOCH: the pink shell profile portrait of a maiden multi-claw-set with a wide curved border; gold safety chain; Caris Bros (Perth). 35 x 29mm.
AN AUSTRALIAN OPAL AND GOLD STICK-PIN, oval crystal opal (11.7 x 7 x 5.5mm) multi-claw-set in 15ct gold; Simonsen (Melbourne). (illus Pl51, P.219 CCG)
AN AUSTRALIAN SHELL CAMEO AND 9ct GOLD BANGLE: the oval pink shell carved with the Classical Greco-Roman style profile portrait of a lady, multi-claw-set with applied scrolls on a two-row bangle, hinged, with box and tongue clasp; safety chain; S.Schlank & Co. (Adelaide).
AN AUSTRALIAN 9ct ROSE GOLD MOUNTED TORTOISESHELL BANGLE; Levinson (Ballarat).
AN AUSTRALIAN AMETHYST AND 9ct GOLD TWO-ROW BAR BROOCH with applied leaves and tendrils and with festoon chain; nickel pin; Rollason & Co.
AN AUSTRALIAN SEED PEARL AND 15ct GOLD TRUE-LOVE CRESCENT BROOCH with entwined hearts and ribbon bow crest; gold safety chain; Duggin, Shappere & Co. Width 46mm. (illus Pl.94, P.82 CCG)
AN AUSTRALIAN GOLF-CLUB BROOCH well-modelled as a sand-wedge, the blade engraved K.H.G.C., and verso G.W.P.Creed 3.3.28; Larard Bros. (Melbourne) for J.E.Martin. Length 51mm. (illus Pl171, P.149 CCG)
'AUSTRALIAN JEWELLERS - GOLD AND SILVERSMITHS - MAKERS AND MARKS', Kenneth Cavill, Graham Cocks, Jack Grace; publ CGC Gold 1992, pp.336, 4to.
AN AUSTRALIAN 9ct GOLD CROSS BROOCH with applied vine leaf and tendril; metal pin; Star Bros. Width 42mm.
AN AUSTRALIAN 15ct GOLD STICK-PIN with pearl-set shield with applied milled scroll crest; Aronson.
AN AUSTRALIAN 9ct GOLD BROOCH with doublet and paste set lyre on a two-row bar with reeded sphere and scroll terminals; metal pin; Rollason & Co. Width 50mm.
AN AUSTRALIAN 9ct GOLD BAR BROOCH with shield and seed-pearl flowers on a two-row bar with reeded sphere terminals; metal pin; Aronson & Co. Width 50mm. (illus Pl.35, P.39 CCG)
AN AUSTRALIAN PASTE AND 9ct GOLD FLOWER SPRAY BROOCH; metal pin; S.Hoffnung & Co. Width 43mm. (illus Pl.137, P.121 CCG)
AN AUSTRALIAN 9ct GOLD BROOCH with seed-pearl flower and crescent motif on a two-row bar, one writhen, the other square-section; reeded hemisphere, scroll and rope terminals; metal pin and safety chain; Aronson & Co. (illus Pl.35, P.39 CCG) Width 55mm.
AN AUSTRALIAN 9ct GOLD SWORD, CRESCENT AND STAR BROOCH with festoon chain; metal pin; Aronson (Melbourne). Width 74mm.
AN AUSTRALIAN GARNET AND GOLD HEART-SHAPE LOCKET BROOCH with foliate hinged cover concealing the photo' compartment with rope border; applied foliate ornament and beaded edge and locket back; safety chain.
AN AUSTRALIAN 15ct GOLD BROOCH with pearl-set quatrefoil on a tubular bar with applied scrolls and spherical terminals; safety chain; Larard Bros., Melbourne. Width 53mm. (illus Pl.171, P.149 CCG)
A 9ct GOLD FRAMED 'LUCKY PEBBLE' PENDANT: a flat drop-shape pendant rim-set with wire claws; pendant loop marked 9ct; probably Australian.
A LARGE AUSTRALIAN PORCELAIN AND 9ct GOLD BROOCH, the oval ceramic painted with swallows and lily-of-the-valley; initialled verso AY and dated 1926; metal pin; W.T.Murphy & Co. 70 x 53mm.
AN AUSTRALIAN 9ct GOLD 'MAP OF AUSTRALIA' BROOCH with relief flags and Coat of Arms; metal pin; gold safety chain; Tilbury & Lewis (Melbourne). (illus Pl.281, P.245 CCG) Width 37mm.
AN AUSTRALIAN 9ct GOLD TWO-ROW BAR BROOCH with pearl-set shield and applied beads and chevrons; metal pin; Duggin, Shappere & Co. (Melbourne). Width 50mm.
AN AUSTRALIAN 9ct GOLD BROOCH set with a pyrope garnet and seed pearls; metal pin; S.Hoffnung & Co. (Sydney, Brisbane). (illus Pl137, P.121 CCG)
AN AUSTRALIAN 18ct GOLD TWO-ROW BAR BROOCH with ruby-set star and pearl-set crescent motifs; nickel pin; Henry Steiner (Adelaide). Width 40mm. (illus Pl.261, P.228 CCG)
AN AUSTRALIAN SILVER CRESCENT BROOCH with scalloped lower edge and applied sphere and scrolls; metal pin; G.W.Robbins. Width 43mm.
AN AUSTRALIAN AQUAMARINE AND 9ct GOLD OVAL BROOCH with oval and round aquamarines rim and claw-set with leaves and tendrils within an interwoven ribbon border; metal pin; Aronson & Co. Width 37mm. (illus Pl37, P.41 CCG)
AN AUSTRALIAN 9ct GOLD BROOCH with blue paste-set shield on a two-row chamfered bar; metal pin; Rosenthal, Aronson & Co. Width 42mm. (illus Pl.26, P.32 CCG)
A BLACK JADE, CITRINE AND DIAMOND RING: oval chequerboard citrine in white gold with four diamonds. Size O.
A TANZANITE AND WHITE TOPAZ DRESS RING: oval cabochon tanzanite and two topaz; silver. Size S.
A BLACK JADE AND PERIDOT RING: circular-cut peridot set in 14ck gold. (treated jade) Size N.
A PERIDOT, DIAMOND AND GREEN JADE DRESS RING: the peridot in 14k gold with four diamonds. (shank cracked) Size N.
A PAIR OF JADE EARRINGS: oval carved jade with silver hook fittings.
A PEARL AND STAINED BLUE JADE DRESS RING: an oval Mabe pearl in 14k gold. Size O.
A JADE DOUBLE CLUSTER CROSSOVER RING: two carved type 'A' jade 'endless knot' motifs claw-set in borders of brilliant-cut diamonds and with two rose-cut diamonds; rhodium-plated 18ct gold. Fei Cui Certificate. Size M.
A PAIR OF JADE, ONYX AND DIAMOND DROP EARRINGS; 18ct white gold.
A PAIR OF JADEITE AND DIAMOND DROP EARRINGS: bright carved type 'A' jade claw-set in a border of 26 diamonds with diamond top; rhodium-plated 18ct gold. Certificate for jade from Hong Kong Laboratory: Fei Cui: natural colour, no resin detected.
FIVE NEPHRITE JADE ITEMS: a 9ct gold and nephrite jade ring (3.1g), a band ring, a bead necklace, a drop pendant with silver chain, and a small pendant. (5)
AN OLD ORIENTAL JADE AND WOOD BEAD NECKLACE.
AN INDIAN RUBY/PINK SAPPHIRE PEARL AND 22ct YELLOW GOLD NECKLACE with four rows of pearls spaced with domed gemstone and gold openwork clusters. Weight (all in) 41g.
A GEMSTONE AND 18ct GOLD DRESS RING: rubies/pink sapphires, emeralds, pearls etc. in a domed cluster. (some stones missing) Weight 5.0g. Size K1/2.
A LARGE PAIR OF TURQUOISE, PEARL AND GOLD DROP EARRINGS; openwork tapered hoops of 20ct gold; screw post fittings; Indian manufacture. Length 75mm. Total weight 17.9g.
A PINK SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND DRESS RING: an oval sapphire four-claw-set within thirteen brilliant-cut diamonds; 18ct gold. Estimated weights: Pink Sapphire 1 = 0.80ct, Diamonds 26 = 0.90ct. Weight 5.15g. Size O1/2.
A 14k ROSE GOLD HUNTING-CASE FOB WATCH engraved with rosettes within wave-scroll bands, obverse bouquet, reverse vacant cartouche; crown wind cylinder movement; metal inner cuvette; Swiss. Diameter 33mm. Weight (all in) 31.8g.
TWO SINGLE GOLD EARRINGS AND A TOE RING: a 18ct gold earring (1.4g), a 9ct gold earring (0.8g), and a 9ct gold toe-ring (0.9g). (3)
AN INDIAN HAEMATITE, PEARL AND 22ct GOLD FRINGE NECKLACE. Weight (all in) 68g.
AN 18ct GOLD BAND RING. Weight 2.8g. Size O+.
A RUSSIAN 14ct GOLD BAND RING. Size O1/2. Weight 11.2g.
A 22ct GOLD BAND RING; W.H.Manton (Birmingham Gold & Silversmiths Ltd.). Weight 5.4g. Size N.
FORTY-NINE CITRINES: oval, marquise, pear-shape, octagonal step-cut and round. (49) Estimated total weight 49 = 67.5ct.
AN 18ct GOLD BAND RING AND FOUR COSTUME RINGS, two silver. (5) Gold weight 1.7g.
AN INDIAN 22ct YELLOW GOLD BABY BANGLE, diameter adjustable. Weight 1.9g.
TWENTY-FOUR AMETHYSTS: oval, pear, octagonal and round. (24) Estimated total weight 24 = 38.5ct.
A GENTLEMAN'S OLDER STYLE 9ct GOLD OMEGA WRIST-WATCH, 17 jewel manual-wind movement, sweep seconds hand, leather band with 9ct gold buckle.
A LADY'S ROLEX OYSTER PERPETUAL BRACELET WATCH, steel and 14ct gold; automatic; Model 6805, Serial 2491552; engraved back; c.1970.
A LADY'S CARTIER 'VERMEIL' 18ct GOLD WRIST-WATCH, white crackled Roman numeral dial with blued steel hands; leather band. (new battery)(some fittings gold-plated)
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.
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.
A DIAMOND RING: princess-cut diamond corner claw-set with twelve brilliant-cut shoulder diamonds; 18ct white gold. Princess cut diamond with laser inscribed girdle: IGI 3088952U graded in the setting as 1.04ct Colour G, Clarity SI. Estimated weight of smaller diamonds 12 = 0.35ct.
A COGANC COLOUR DIAMOND BRACELET: twenty-four brilliant-cut diamonds claw-set in 18ct gold. Estimated weight of diamonds 24 = 3.60ct.
A PAIR OF AMETHYST AND DIAMOND DROP EARRINGS: each a drop-shape amethyst suspended from a diamond cluster; 18ct gold.
AN AMETHYST AND DIAMOND HINGED BANGLE: a heart-shape amethyst in a diamond border with two rows of black diamonds.
AN AMETHYST AND 18ct GOLD RING: fancy shape amethyst corner claw-set. Size O.
A DIAMOND 'WRAP-AROUND' DRESS RING; polished and satin finish with twenty-two diamonds; 18ct gold. Size L.
A SINGLE STONE DIAMOND RING: central rim-set diamond with eight shoulder diamonds; platinum. Size J+.
A DIAMOND ENGAGEMENT/WEDDING RING SET: brilliant-cut diamond with shoulder diamonds, with a matching diamond-set band; 18ct white gold. Estimated weight of principal diamond 0.25ct. Size O.
AN ORANGE-PINK DROP-SHAPE DIAMOND with inscribed girdle. GIA Certificate 2171201929 stating Weight 0.27ct.
A SAPPHIRE PENDANT AND EARRINGS SUITE: heart-shape links, some set with sapphires in a flexible drop; white gold; 18ct gold box-link chain.
A DIAMOND RING: brilliant-cut diamond with six brilliant-cut shoulder diamonds; platinum. Estimated weight of principal diamond 0.40ct. Size M1/2. Weight 6g.
AN AQUAMARINE AND DIAMOND RING: circular-cut aquamarine (5.9mm) four-claw-set with fourteen brilliant-cut shoulder diamonds; 18ct white gold. Size L+. Weight 5.7g.
A THREE-ROW PEARL NECKLACE, rice-grain freshwater cultured pearls with gemstone and rolled-gold bead spacers.
A 9ct THREE-COLOUR GOLD 'RUSSIAN' WEDDING RING: three bands representing the Trinity. Size K. Weight 9g.
AN ELEGANT TANZANITE AND DIAMOND PENDANT: the cushion-cut tanzanite corner claw-set within a border of twenty-eight and thirty brilliant-cut diamonds and with a further six diamonds to the pendant loop; 18ct white gold. Estimated total weight of diamonds 0.50ct. Weight 3g.
A TURQUOISE BEAD BRACELET with diamond sphere clasp and four diamond spacer beads.
A TRIANGULAR DIAMOND PENDANT: illusion set trilliant (three triangular diamonds set as one) within a double border of fifty-six brilliant-cut diamonds. Estimated total weight of diamonds 0.70ct.
A RUBY AND DIAMOND CLUSTER RING: brilliant-cut ruby with wrap-over shoulders set with forty brilliant-cut diamonds; 18ct gold. Size M.
A PAIR OF EMERALD AND DIAMOND EARRINGS: each with a good colour emerald rim-set with nine diamonds; 18ct gold. Total weight 7.7g.
A DIAMOND DOUBLE CLUSTER RING: a marquise-cut slightly yellow cognac colour diamond, each claw-set within a border of brilliant-cut diamonds; platinum. Size K1/2.
A SIX-STRAND GEMSTONE BEAD NECKLACE with groups of graduated faceted emerald, ruby, sapphire and yellow sapphire beads; adjustable backing cord.
A KUNZITE AND DIAMOND DRESS RING: oval kunzite (14 x 11.8 x 9.13mm) claw-set with four diamond-set claws, with diamond shoulders and sapphire-set sides; central cleavage plane; 18ct gold. Size N. Weight 12g.
A FOLIATE CARVED CORAL PENDANT; rim-set in 14ct gold.
A LAPIS LAZULI, PEARL AND GOLD BROOCH, carved, pierced foliate oblong lapis plaque in a border of freshwater pearls; 14k gold frame and backing; pivot safety catch. Width 36mm. Weight (all in) 9.1g.
A PAIR OF DIAMOND EAR-STUDS: each a brilliant-cut diamond; 18ct gold. Estimated weight of diamonds 2 = 2.00ct.
A LONG TASSEL GEMSTONE AND SILVER-GILT NECKLACE with garnet, pearls and glass-filled corundum beads.
AN OPAL AND DIAMOND PENDANT: bright free-form opal doublet rim-set with two marquise diamonds to the pendant loop. Estimated weight of diamonds 2 = 0.20ct)(the opal is either a good-quality doublet with boulder opal backing, or solid boulder opal)
A VICTORIAN SILVER LOCKET; Birmingham 1884.
AN EMERALD AND DIAMOND CLUSTER RING: oval emerald in a pierced openwork border of diamonds; 18ct white gold. Size J+.
A SHELL CAMEO AND 9ct GOLD BROOCH, oval cameo depicting the Three Graces claw-set with 9ct gold frame. Weight 5.3g.
AN EMERALD AND DIAMOND CLUSTER RING: trap-cut emerald with French-cut shoulder emeralds; diamonds surrounds; 18ct white gold. Size J.
AN ART DECO STYLE EMERALD AND DIAMOND RING: oval emerald and 34 diamonds in 18ct white gold.
AN EMERALD AND DIAMOND BORDER CLUSTER RING: an oval emerald within a border of twenty diamonds in 18ct gold. Size K.
AN AQUAMARINE AND DIAMOND RING: trap-cut aquamarine and two shoulder diamonds; 14k gold. Estimated weight of diamonds 2 = 0.22ct.
A PAIR OF SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND DROP EARRINGS each a good colour drop-shape sapphire in a border of baguette-cut diamonds below a flower-cluster top; 18k gold. Estimated weights: Sapphires 2 = 1.48ct, Diamonds estimated total weight 1.75ct.
A VICTORIAN SILVER CROSS BROOCH with claw-set amethyst and 9ct gold ornament.
A SINGLE STONE DIAMOND RING: brilliant-cut diamond illusion set in 18ct gold. Estimated weight of diamond 0.15ct. Wt 4g. Size P.
A TOPAZ AND DIAMOND BAR BROOCH with an emerald cut colourless topaz and two diamonds set in 14ct gold. Wt 8.3g.
A RUBY AND DIAMOND THREE-STONE RING: brilliant-cut diamond with two pear-shape rubies; 14ct gold. Estimated weight of diamond 0.98ct graded in the setting as Colour K/L, Clarity Pique. Size L.
AN EMERALD AND DIAMOND BORDER CLUSTER RING: oval emerald in a border of old-cut diamonds. Size O+.
A GOLD AND CUBIC ZIRCONIA RING, five cubic zirconias in 14ct gold. Wt 3.2g.
AN EMERALD AND DIAMOND CLUSTER RING: trap-cut emerald rim-set in a border of diamonds; 18ct gold. Size M.
AN ART DECO STYLE EMERALD AND DIAMOND BRACELET; 9ct white gold. (one stone missing) Weight 35.8g.
A LADY'S ROLEX OYSTER DATEJUST TWO-TONE BRACELET WATCH, steel and gold with diamond-set dial. 25mm. (box)
A LADY'S ROLEX OYSTER PERPETUAL DATEJUST DIAMOND AND 18ct GOLD BRACELET WATCH; dial with ten single cut diamonds; bezel with forty-two brilliant-cut diamonds; polished and matt jubilee bracelet. 25mm.
A ROLEX OYSTER PERPETUAL 18ct WHITE GOLD DAY-DATE SUPERLATIVE CHRONOMETER BRACELET WATCH : dial with ten diamonds; polished and matt jubilee bracelet. 40mm.
AN AUDEMARS PIGUET 'ROYAL OAK' 18ct ROSE GOLD BRACELET WATCH, No.0087, 1 97338; 18ct rose gold Audemars Piguet bracelet with double folding clasp. 38 x 49mm.
A ROYAL 'SKY DWELLER' 18ct EVEROSE GOLD OYSTER PERPETUAL CHRONOMETER WRIST-WATCH; Roman numeral dial; dual-time with subsidiary reference dial; date aperture, sweep seconds hand; alligator strap with Rolex gold deployant clasp.
AN AUDEMARS PIGUET 'ROYAL OAK OFFSHORE' CHRONOGRAPH 18ct ROSE GOLD WRIST-WATCH, No.2685, J22943; three subsidiary dials, sweep seconds hand, date aperture; rubber strap with Audemars Piguet gold buckle. 43mm.
A ROLEX 'SUBMARINER' OYSTER PERPETUAL DATE STEEL & GOLD BRACELET WATCH; blue dial with sweep seconds hand; date aperture; deployant clasp. 40mm.
A HUBLOT 'KING POWER' UNICO 18ct ROSE GOLD AND TITANIUM WRIST-WATCH, No. 1022763; rubber strap with Hublot push-button gold-mounted titanium deployant catch. 52 x 59mm.
AN ATTRACTIVE SILVER AND 9ct GOLD LINK BRACELET with hook clasp. Weight 6.5g.
A VICTORIAN JET NECKLACE AND PENDENT LOCKET: the drop-shape pendant with an oval porcelain portrait cameo with hair-locket compartment verso; on a fancy-link jet necklace.
A PAIR OF VICTORIAN JET LOOP DROP EARRINGS. (repaired)
A PAIR OF ONYX, DIAMOND AND 9ct WHITE GOLD DROP EARRINGS.
AN OPAL PENDANT NECKLET: central Welo opal in a border of diamonds and sapphires; 18ct gold neckchain.
A LARGE SHELL CAMEO BROOCH well-carved with a lady seated 'plein air' painting with attendants; 9ct gold frame; safety chain. 68 x 51mm.
A PAIR OF SHELL CAMEO AND 9ct GOLD DROP EARRINGS: each a drop-shape profile portrait of a lady; rim-set. (one restored)
FIVE PENDANTS AND BROOCHES. (5)
A VICTORIAN JET BRACELET with three oval panels set with oval porcelain portraits; on elastic cord.
AN EMERALD AND DIAMOND BORDER CLUSTER RING: claw-set oval emerald within a border of diamonds.; 18ct white gold. Size O.
AN ATTRACTIVE OPAL AND DIAMOND PENDANT, drop-shape milky opal four-claw-set with a border of diamonds; 9ct white gold. Estimated weights: Opal 8.90ct, Diamonds 52 = 0.57ct.
A SOUTH SEA CULTURED PEARL NECKLET with 17mm pearl on an 18ct gold chain. Gold wt 2.5g.
A SINGLE STONE DIAMOND RING, bright trilliant-cut diamond three-claw-set in 18ct gold. Estimated weight of diamond 0.78ct graded in the setting as Colour G, Clarity SI.
A DIAMOND CLUSTER RING: a brilliant-cut diamond within a cushion-shape border of sixteen brilliant-cut diamonds, with twenty-four shoulder diamonds and with a diamond either side under the setting; 14k white gold. Estimated weight of principal diamond 0.30ct. Size H`1/2. Weight 3.8g.
A TANZANITE AND DIAMOND PENDANT: a trap-cut tanzanite four-claw-set in a border of 26 diamonds and with three diamonds to the pendant loop; 18ct gold; plated chain. (copy valuation 2013)
A PAIR OF 18ct GOLD HOOP EARRINGS: each a plain hinged hoop. Total weight 8g.
A TANZANITE AND DIAMOND CLUSTER RING: triangular tanzanite corner-claw-set in a border of diamonds and a further row of shoulder diamonds; a total of fifty-nine diamonds; 18ct white gold. Size R. (copy valuation 2013)
AN ELEGANT DIAMOND CLUSTER RING: central marquise-cut diamond within a border of twenty brilliant-cut diamonds and with a further thirty-six brilliant-cut diamonds set to the shoulders; 18ct white gold. Estimated weight of principal diamond 0.78ct graded in the setting as Colour F, Clarity SI1. Size L. Weight 6.7g. (copy grading and valuation)
A TANZANITE AND DIAMOND DRESS RING: cushion-shape purplish blue tanzanite with a border of eighteen brilliant-cut diamonds and with four baguette-cut diamonds and thirty-four brilliant-cut diamonds to the shoulders; 18ct gold. Size R1/2. Weight 8g. (copy valuation 2013)
A GOOD BRILLIANT-CUT DIAMOND with GSL Grading Report stating Weight 1.0ct, Colour G, Clarity VVS2, Fluorescence: inert.
AN ELEGANT PAIR OF SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND DROP EARRINGS: each a trap-cut sapphire claw-set with a surround of diamonds suspended from the top section by a tapered link; each with forty-five bead-set diamonds; 18ct white gold.
A SOLID OVAL OPAL: long oval light crystal opal (18.6 x 10.0 x 4.9mm) with a good spectral colour range and lovely irregular patterns. Weight 5.61ct. (GSL Report)
A TANZANITE AND DIAMOND DRESS RING: oval tanzanite four-claw-set in a fancy openwork cluster of 26 diamonds; 18k white gold. Size I.
A SINGLE STONE DIAMOND RING: brilliant-cut diamond claw-set in 18ct gold. Estimated weight of diamond 1.03ct graded in the setting as Colour I, Clarity VS2-SI1. Size M. Weight 2.8g.
A TANZANITE, SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND CLUSTER RING: oval tanzanite with French-cut calibre sapphires and an openwork surround of diamonds; 18ct white gold. Size M+.
A DIAMOND BAR BROOCH: an old brilliant-cut diamond of good colour and clarity claw-set to a tapered platinum-topped white gold bar with six old-mine cut and fourteen rose-cut diamonds. Estimated weight of principal diamond 0.50ct. Weight 3.3g. (copy insurance valuation)
A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND RING: a large emerald-cut dark greenish-blue sapphire (10.6 x 8.6 x 4.6mm) claw-set with six shoulder diamonds; 18ct gold. Size N. Weight 6.2g.
A PAIR OF EDWARDIAN STYLE 'SUFFRAGETTE' DROP EARRINGS with amethysts, emeralds and pearls; 9ct gold.
AN ATTRACTIVE EMERALD AND DIAMOND DRESS RING; 9ct gold. Size N+.
A PAIR OF ART DECO STYLE PERIDOT, ONYX AND DIAMOND DROP EARRINGS; silver.
A PAIR OF PEARL AND DIAMOND DROP EARRINGS: 15mm pearls with rose gold and diamond hooks; 18ct gold.
A PAIR OF 18ct WHITE GOLD, SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND CLUSTER EARRINGS, each with seven sapphires and six diamonds.
A PAIR OF SOUTH SEA PEARL AND DIAMOND DROP EARRINGS: each a 13mm cultured pearl with diamond stud and baguette-cut diamond.
A TANZANITE AND DIAMOND CLUSTER RING: oval tanzanite within a border of baguette-cut diamonds and a further border of brilliant-cut diamonds; 18ct white gold. Size K.
A PAIR OF EMERALD AND DIAMOND DROP EARRINGS; 18ct white gold.
A SOUTH SEA PEARL, SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND DRESS RING: 14mm cultured pearl of good lustre within a border of diamonds and with pavé-set sapphire shoulders; 18ct white gold. Size M.
A DIAMOND OPENWORK FOLIATE PLAQUE RING with three blooms within a rectangular frame; 10ct white gold. Weight 3.4g. Size N.
A PRINCESS-CUT DIAMOND RING: the diamond rim-set in white gold with 18ct gold gallery and shank. Estimated weight of diamond 0.30ct. Size N+. Weight 5g.
AN ART DECO STYLE EMERALD AND DIAMOND BRACELET with nine oval emeralds; 18ct white gold.
AN AQUAMARINE AND DIAMOND CLUSTER RING: oval aquamarine claw-set within a diamond border; 18ct white gold. Size N+.
A COLOMBIAN EMERALD AND DIAMOND CLUSTER RING: square-cut emerald claw-set in a border of square diamonds and a scalloped border of brilliant-cut diamonds. Size M.
AN AQUAMARINE AND DIAMOND CLUSTER RING: oval rim-set aquamarine within a border of diamonds; 18ct gold. Size L.
AN EMERALD AND DIAMOND CLUSTER RING: oval emerald in a border of eight brilliant-cut diamonds and eight smaller diamonds; 18ct gold. Size S+.
A PINK SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND CLUSTER RING: three pink sapphires and fourteen diamonds in 18ct gold. Size O.
AN EMERALD AND DIAMOND DRESS RING: dark green emerald of traditional cut in a border of ten brilliant-cut diamonds and with four shoulder diamonds; 18ct gold. Size N.
A SINGLE STONE DIAMOND RING: brilliant-cut diamond of good clarity and colour six-claw-set in 18ct white gold; Italian marks. Estimated weight of diamond 0.46ct graded in the setting as Colour F/G, Clarity VS. Size M. Weight 4.6g.
A PAIR OF TANZANITE AND DIAMOND DROP EARRINGS: each a drop-shape tanzanite within a border of brilliant-cut diamonds; 18ct white gold.
A TANZANITE AND DIAMOND BORDER CLUSTER RING: an oval tanzanite (13.48 x 10.5 x 6.9mm) claw-set in a border of 38 brilliant-cut diamonds and with 20 shoulder diamonds. Estimated weight of tanzanite 6.25ct. Size M+. Weight 5.5g.
A FOUR-STONE DIAMOND AND 9ct GOLD RING. Weight 2.45g. Size K+.
AN 18ct WHITE GOLD RING set with a synthetic cubic zirconia. Weight 3.2g. Size L1/2.
A PLATINUM BAND RING; Birmingham hallmark. Weight 4.5g. Size K+.
A RUSSIAN 14ct ROSE GOLD BAND RING. Weight 2.9g. Size M.
A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND RING: an oval sapphire with a crossover surround of twenty-six diamonds; 9ct gold. Weight 3.6g. Size N.
AN 18ct WHITE GOLD 'FOUR BELLS' HALF-HOOP RING set with colourless stones and with millegrain edge. Weight 2.2g. Size N.
A 22ct YELLOW GOLD NECKCHAIN, filed curb-link chain with 'S' clasp. Length 65cm. Weight 66g.
A GEMSTONE AND DIAMOND RING, an oval synthetic ruby, six shoulder diamonds flanked by square calibre synthetic rubies; 10ct gold. Weight 2.9g.
AN ATTRACTIVE EDWARDIAN STYLE PINK SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND RING: three millegrain set brilliant-cut diamonds in a border of fancy calibre pink sapphires and a further border of diamonds in 18ct white gold. Size J. Weight 3.2g.
TWO 9ct GOLD RINGS, one channel-set with fourteen diamonds. Estimated weight of diamonds 14 = 0.07ct. (2) Total weight 3.0g.
A 20ct YELLOW GOLD NECKCHAIN, rectangular bright-cut links with parrot clasp. Width 4.0mm. Length 48cm. Weight 12.1g.
AN EMERALD AND DIAMOND FIVE-STONE HALF-HOOP RING, three cushion-shape emeralds (one missing) and two old-cut diamonds in a 'carved' setting; 18ct gold. Weight 3.1g. Size G.
A DIAMOND TWO-ROW DRESS RING set with ten diamonds; platinum. Size K+.
A DIAMOND RING: claw-set brilliant-cut diamond in 18ct gold. Estimated weight of diamond 0.40ct.
A 22ct YELLOW GOLD FANCY LINK NECKLACE with parrot clasp. Length 32cm. Weight 25.1g.
A 9ct GOLD SIZE-TWO KEWPIE DOLL PENDANT, depicted on a tenth floor window-ledge; inspired by Rose O'Neill. Height 25mm.
A PAIR OF DIAMOND HOOP EARRINGS each with forty-four brilliant-cut diamonds pavé-set to a hinged hoop; 9ct white gold. Estimated weight of diamonds 88 = 0.80ct. Total weight 5.7g.
SEVEN ITEMS: a pair of cultured pearl and 9ct gold ear-studs, a 9ct gold 'Scorpio' charm, an 'Aries' charm, a ring, a pendant and two ear-studs. (7)
AN AQUAMARINE AND DIAMOND PENDANT: oval aquamarine within a fancy border of diamonds in 18ct white gold on an 18ct gold chain.
A PAIR OF PEARL AND DIAMOND EARRINGS: each an 11mm South Sea cultured pearl with five diamonds; post and scroll fittings; 14ct gold.
A MABE PEARL PENDANT/ENHANCER; 9ct gold.
A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND BRACELET: 21 oval sapphires spaced with pairs of brilliant-cut diamonds in 18ct gold.
A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND HALF-HOOP RING, five round sapphires and twelve diamonds set in 18ct gold. (one diamond missing)
A SINGLE STONE DIAMOND RING: brilliant-cut diamond six-claw-set in 18ct gold with two shoulder diamonds. Estimated weight of principal diamond 0.50ct graded in the setting as Colour I/J, Clarity SI, (abraded culet). Size M. Weight 2.3g.
AN EMERALD AND DIAMOND RING: emerald of traditional cut (10.83 x 6.28 x 3.55mm) four-claw-set with eight old-cut diamonds in 18ct gold; Australian maker T.Gaunt. Size R. Weight 5g.
A DIAMOND COLLET NECKLACE: 75 brilliant-cut cognac diamonds rim-set in 18ct gold with box clasp. Weight 31.4g.
A DAINTY PAIR OF RUBY AND PEARL DROP EARRINGS; 9ct gold.
A PAIR OF DIAMOND EARRINGS: each with seven baguette-cut diamonds channel-set in 18ct gold. Estimated weight of diamonds 14 = 1.05ct.
A PAIR OF SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND DROP EARRINGS: each a drop-shape pale yellow diamond below two brilliant-cut diamonds and a drop-shape sapphire top; 18ct white gold. Estimated weights: Sapphires 2 = 2.00ct, Diamonds 2 = 1.25ct, 4 = 0.20ct.
A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND CLUSTER RING: oval sapphire in a border of fourteen brilliant-cut diamonds in 18ct white gold. Size O.
A SINGLE STONE DIAMOND RING: triple excellent brilliant-cut diamond with laser-inscribed girdle six-claw-set in 18ct white gold. GIA Grading 2173754280 stating Weight 0.90ct, Colour G, Clarity SI1. (wooden box)
AN EMERALD AND DIAMOND RING: emerald of traditional cut claw-set with two brilliant-cut diamonds and a border of princess-cut diamonds; 18ct white gold. Size O+.
A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND DOUBLE BORDER RING: long cushion-cut Ceylon type sapphire claw-set in a double border of diamonds; 18ct white gold. Size M.
A DIAMOND RING: brown diamond set in 14k gold. Estimated weight of diamond 1.05ct.
AN AUSTRALIAN PEARL AND 9ct GOLD KOOKABURRA BROOCH, the bird perched on a branch; metal pin; Duggin, Shappere & Co. (Melbourne). Width 42mm.
DAYSI M BROOKS 'Portrait Miniature of a Lady' doe-eyed, with blond ringlets and rose-centred decolletage; signed centre right; in a carved frame. Image 80 x 64mm.
THREE AUSTRALIAN BROOCHES AND A 'T'-BAR: two 9ct gold wishbone and map of Tasmania brooches; metal pins; a 9ct gold 'T'-bar with chain and kookaburra 'best wishes' pendant; a metal 'Australia' map brooch. (4) Weight of 9ct gold items (all in) 8.2g.
TWO AUSTRALIAN 9ct GOLD BAR BROOCHES, one set with an opal within a shield, the other with a blue garnet/glass doublet; metal pins; Willis. (2)
AN AUSTRALIAN NEPHRITE AND 9ct GOLD BROOCH with a gold-mounted square-section nephrite rail with festoon chain and pendent map of Tasmania; metal pin; P.C.Abbott (Hobart). Width 52mm.
AN AUSTRALIAN 9ct GOLD TWO-ROW BAR BROOCH with paste-set quatrefoil motif; metal pin; A.Benjamin & Sons (Melbourne). Width 48mm. (illus Pl.46, P.48 CCG)
AN AUSTRALIAN 15ct GOLD 'SOUTHERN CROSS' BROOCH set with synthetic rubies; 9ct rose gold pin. Width 42mm. Weight 2.8g.
AN AUSTRALIAN OPAL AND 15ct GOLD BROOCH: a round white crystal opal star-set on a rectangular plate with folded corner; metal pin; P.Falk & Co. (Melbourne, Adelaide). Width 45mm. Weight 6.4g. (illus Pl.101, P.89 CCG)
AN AUSTRALIAN 9ct ROSE GOLD MOUNTED SHARK'S TOOTH PENDANT, engraved and with milled-edge scroll cresting rail; marked 9ct, H.M..
AN AUSTRALIAN GOLD OVAL BROOCH set with pearls amid flowers and leaves and with dove holding a card with the legend 'Forget Me Not'; nickel pin. (for similar brooches see Lamborn & Wagner Pl.164, P.144, and O.Lynch Pl.343, P.296 CCG) 37 x 31mm.
AN AUSTRALIAN RHODOCHROSITE AND SILVER PENDANT in the style of Rhoda Wager; with associated silver chain.
AN AUSTRALIAN AMETHYST AND SILVER RING in the style of Rhoda Wager. Size J.
AN AUSTRALIAN SILVER RING in the style of Rhoda Wager; berry and leaf border, rosette shoulders and two-row wire shank. Size J.
A SHELL CAMEO AND SILVER RING in the style of Rhoda Wager. Size M1/2.
AN AUSTRALIAN 9ct GOLD KOOKABURRA BROOCH; metal pin; Duggin, Shappere & Co. (Melbourne). (Illus Pl.92, P.80 CCG)
A MODERNIST 'JEWELLERY LANDSCAPE' BROOCH BY ANNIE BROWNSWORTH: 'Flat Earth' (1986) with huon pine (largorostrobus franklinii), razor shell and 18ct gold; signed verso and dated 1986. (pouch and original receipt)(for a similar brooch see 'Beginnings' National Gallery of Victoria Collection) 68 x 58mm.
TWO AUSTRALIAN 9ct GOLD BROOCHES: a name brooch engraved 'Millicent', and a bar brooch with paste pearl set star-crested heart; metal pins; Duggin, Shappere & Co. (Melbourne). (2) Width 45mm.
AN AUSTRALIAN SILVER-GILT MASONIC JEWEL: 'Royal Antediluvian Order of Buffaloes' Tramway Lodge No.63, with presentation inscription '..A.J.Webb...1927'; Bowen & Co. (Adelaide). Length (including ribbon) 120mm.
FOUR AUSTRALIAN GILT METAL MASONIC MEDALS: 'Royal Antediluvian Order of Buffaloes', with ribbons and bars; Amor, Sydney. (4)
AN AUSTRALIAN SILVER-GILT MASONIC JEWEL: 'Antiquity Lewis No.621' with presentation inscription verso '...L.C.Frappell....1964 65'; Harvey Smith Pty Limited. Length (including ribbon) 120mm.
TWO AUSTRALIAN 9ct GOLD BROOCHES: a kookaburra and wishbone, and an Australian Commonwealth Military Forces brooch with crest on a boomerang; metal pins. (2)
A NEW ZEALAND 9ct GOLD MILITARY FORCES BROOCH: a 303 rifle with fixed bayonet, fern crest and initials NZ; metal pin. (shoulder strap non-extant) Width 57mm.
AN AUSTRALIAN 9ct GOLD EPONYM BROOCH; metal pin; Duggin, Shappere & Co. (Melbourne). Width 50mm.
AN AUSTRALIAN AMETHYST AND TWO-COLOUR 9ct GOLD BAR BROOCH with round millegrain rim-set amethyst flanked by leaves; nickel pin; safety chain. Width 44mm.
A NEPHRITE AND 9ct GOLD FOB CHAIN with flower scroll engraved shield, gold-mounted nephrite bars and meander engraved tjuringa style side bars; probably New Zealand. (ribbon non-extant) Length 12.5cm. Weight (all in) 8g.
THREE AUSTRALIAN GOLD SHIRT STUDS; 'Britannic', Magnus Goldring (Sydney). (3) Total weight 3.5g.
TWO AUSTRALIAN 9ct ROSE GOLD BROOCHES: kookaburra and boomerang, and wishbone and Map of Australia; metal pins. (2)
AN AUSTRALIAN PEARL AND 15ct GOLD FLOWER SPRAY BROOCH; metal pin; Duggin, Shappere & Co. (Melbourne). Length 44mm. Weight 4.8g.
AN AUSTRALIAN 9ct GOLD BAR BROOCH with central cross flanked by doves of peace and with festoon chain and associated pendent bell; metal pin; Alfred T.Jackson (Fremantle, Geraldton, Albany). (the imported bell bearing Chester hallmarks) (illus Pl.146, P.129 CCG) Width 41mm.
AN AUSTRALIAN GILT-METAL MASONIC MEDAL; 'Royal Antediluvian Order of Buffaloes' Lodge No.83, with ribbon, monogram and bars; Bowen & Co. (Adelaide). Length 125mm. (cased for W.Pratt, Ipswich)
AN AUSTRALIAN 9ct GOLD 'COO-EE' BROOCH with kookaburra perched on a boomerang; metal pin; H.Simonsen (Melbourne). (illus Pl.254, P.222 CCG) Width 51mm.
A DIAMOND CLASP with two rows of simulated pearls: the flower spray clasp with thirteen brilliant-cut diamonds and fifty single cut diamonds; marked Astor 14k.
A BRILLIANT-CUT DIAMOND. Weight 1.06ct graded as Colour J, Clarity SI.
A PAIR OF PERIDOT AND DIAMOND DROP EARRINGS set in silver and gold plate.
AN ELEGANT TANZANITE AND WHITE GOLD BRACELET: 37 oval faceted tanzanites claw-set to 18ct gold links; rhodium-plated 18ct gold; box clasp and figure '8' safety catches. Wt 10.5g. (boxed)
AN AMETHYST AND SEED PEARL RING: a trap-cut amethyst in a border of seed pearls; 9ct gold. Size O.
A DIAMOND BORDER CLUSTER RING: central pale brown diamond within a border of sixteen diamonds, 14k gold setting and shank. Estimated weight of principal diamond 1.60ct. Size K. Weight 2.43g.
A TANZANITE DRESS RING: oval tanzanite four-claw-set with fourteen shoulder diamonds; 9ct gold. Shank L.
A 15ct GOLD MESH BRACELET with bar, bead and scroll terminals and heart padlock clasp. Weight 24g.
AN AQUAMARINE AND DIAMOND DRESS RING: cushion-cut aquamarine claw-set within a double border of brilliant-cut diamonds; 18ct white gold. Size N.
A PAIR OF DIAMOND OVAL HOOP EARRINGS set with princess-cut and brilliant-cut diamonds; 18ct white gold.
A DIAMOND AND BLACK ENAMEL CLUSTER RING: seven diamonds in a cluster within a black enamel border with six shoulder diamonds; 18ct white gold. Size L+.
A 14ct GOLD SWEDGED CURB-LINK COLLAR with box and tongue clasp and wire safety catch. Weight 14.4g.
A GEMSTONE BEAD AND PEARL NECKLACE: freshwater cultured pearls with gemstone and rolled-gold bead spacers.
A 9ct GOLD CURB-LINK NECKCHAIN with metal bolt-ring. Weight (all in) 1.6g.
A SAPPHIRE, DIAMOND AND ENAMEL DRESS RING; 18ct white gold. Size M.
AN OPAL AND DIAMOND CLUSTER PENDANT: cushion-cut Welo opal with bright spectral colours and yellow background in a fancy border of diamonds; 18ct gold chain.
AN ART DECO STYLE SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND RING: figure '8' design with two large diamonds in borders of sapphires and diamonds; 18ct gold. Estimated weight of principal diamonds 2 = 0.90ct. Size M.
A TWO-COLOUR DIAMOND DRESS RING: three fancy yellow diamonds in a border of brilliant-cut diamonds; 18ct gold. Size L.
A TANZANITE AND DIAMOND PENDANT: long cushion-shape tanzanite claw-set within a border of brilliant-cut diamonds; 18ct white gold.
A MARQUISE DIAMOND RING: marquise diamond with two fancy yellow drop-shape diamonds in a border of brilliant-cut diamonds in 18ct rose gold. Estimated weight of principal diamond 1.14ct. Size K.
A 22ct YELLOW GOLD FANCY-LINK NECKCHAIN with 'S' clasp. Width 3.omm. Length 53cm. Weight 18.6g.
AN AQUAMARINE AND DIAMOND CLUSTER RING; 9ct gold. Size O.
A DIAMOND PENDANT AND CHAIN; 18ct white gold. Estimated weight of diamond 0.60ct.
AN ENAMEL AND DIAMOND TARGET CLUSTER RING: 18ct gold. Size M.
A 22ct YELLOW GOLD NECKLACE with two groups each of five disc motifs within bright-cut frames on a two-row filed curb-link chain. Weight 26.3g.
A SAPPHIRE FOUR-STONE RING: oval sapphires in a row with eight diamonds; 18ct white gold. Size M+.
A SINGLE STONE DIAMOND RING: misty brown diamond claw-set with six shoulder diamonds; 18ct gold. Estimated weight of principal diamond 1.50ct.
A FANCY SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND DRESS RING: oval yellow sapphire and two orange sapphires (possibly treated) in a border of diamonds; 18ct gold. Size K.
AN INDIAN CORAL, PEARL AND 22ct GOLD FRINGE NECKLACE. Weight (all in) 60g.
A GEMSTONE BEAD AND PEARL NECKLACE with a fringe of beads on a gently tapered freshwater cultured pearl necklace.
A DIAMOND HALF-HOOP RING with five rows of brilliant-cut diamonds pavé-set in 9ct white gold. Weight 3.3g. Size Q.
A SIX-STONE DIAMOND HALF-HOOP RING: brilliant-cut diamond in 18ct gold. Estimated weight of diamonds 6 = 0.36ct. Size N. Weight 3.5g.
A RUBY AND SEED PEARL TRIPLE CLUSTER RING; 9ct gold. Size N+.
A TWO-ROW PEARL NECKLACE with ovoid and circle freshwater cultured pearls with tubular metal spacers.
A CORAL AND RUBY CLUSTER RING; 9ct gold. Size N+.
A CORAL AND PEARL PENDANT; an oval coral within a border of twelve pearls; 9ct gold.
A CORAL AND HALF-PEARL DRESS RING; 9ct gold. Size N+.
AN EDWARDIAN STYLE SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND CLUSTER RING; 9ct gold.
A DIAMOND DRESS RING: brilliant-cut diamond of good clarity with 32 shoulder diamond; white gold setting and shank. Estimated weight of diamonds 1 = 0.38ct, 32 = 0.16ct.
TWO 9ct GOLD RINGS: a signet ring and a sapphire ring with an emerald-cut sapphire rim-set with stepped shoulders. (2) (ref.54) Total weight 2.8g.
A GEMSTONE AND 9ct GOLD THREE-STONE RING; oval almandine garnets star set. (one missing) Weight 2.8g. Size M1/2.
A SAPPHIRE DRESS RING: circular-cut green/blue sapphire with six shoulder diamonds; platinum; Sweden 1943. Size O.
A 9ct GOLD-SILVER-LINED BABY BROOCH, FOBS AND 9ct GOLD CHAIN. Chain weight approx 1.1g.
AN OPAL DOUBLET AND 9ct GOLD PENDANT AND A PAIR OF TURQUOISE MATRIX AND CUBIC ZIRCONIA EARRINGS, 18ct gold. (2)
A PAIR OF DIAMOND CLUSTER EARRINGS, each with a central cluster of thirteen round brilliant-cut diamonds flanked by eight graduated brilliant-cut diamonds and twelve baguette-cut diamonds; 10ct white gold; post and clip fittings.
A LONG AMBER BEAD NECKLACE: 63 graduated round butter amber beads (7.5-29.0mm) strung without clasp. Length approx 78cm.
TEN BRILLIANT-CUT DIAMONDS AND AN OVAL CITRINE. Estimated weight of diamonds 10 = 0.15ct graded as Colour H-J, Clarity SI-P. (11)
AN 18ct GOLD BOX-LINK NECKCHAIN with bolt-ring clasp. Weight 3.1g.
A 22ct YELLOW GOLD BRACELET: two-row fancy link. Weight 1.8g.
A SINGLE STONE 'YELLOW' DIAMOND RING: square-cut diamond four-claw-set in 18ct gold. Estimated weight of diamond 1.06ct. Size P.
AN EMERALD, RUBY AND DIAMOND RING: drop-shape emerald and drop-shape ruby within a diamond border; 18ct white gold. Size N.
A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND CUSHION-SHAPE CLUSTER RING: central sapphire within a border of diamonds and a further border of calibre sapphires; 18ct white gold. Size M.
A VICTORIAN STYLE BLUE TOPAZ THREE-STONE RING; 9ct gold. Size N+.
A DIAMOND AND 18ct WHITE GOLD RING: illusion set brilliant-cut diamond with four single cut shoulder diamonds; palladium setting, 18ct white gold shank. Estimated weight of principal diamond 0.10ct. Weight 4.18g. Size N.
A 22ct GOLD 'S' CLASP AND A PLASTIC EARRING FITTING. Gold weight 1g.
A 9ct GOLD CURBED ANCHOR-LINK ANKLET with bolt-ring clasp. Weight 2.4g.
AN INDIAN 22ct YELLOW GOLD BRACELET with two rows of filed curb-link chain spaced with Medusa head discs and with 'S' clasp. Weight 5.6g.
AN 18ct WHITE GOLD FLAT-LINK COLLAR with bolt-ring clasp. Weight 3.4g.
A FRESHWATER CULTURED PEARL NECKLACE with integral gemstone bead pendant.
14 May, 2018
Sunday 13 May, 12 noon - 4pm
Monday 14 May, 11am - 5.15pm
The Gallery Room
State Library of NSW,
Ground Floor, Mitchell Wing
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