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Lot 30 30 AN AUSTRALIAN DIAMOND AND 9ct GOLD RING: a tiny rose-cut diamond in a rose gold band; A.Macrow & Sons. Weight 2.8g. $40-60
Lot 78 78 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) $50-80
Lot 79 79 AN AUSTRALIAN 9ct GOLD SOUTHERN CROSS BROOCH set with green paste and with central Australian map motif; metal pin; H.Simonsen. $50-70
Lot 80 80 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. $70-140
Lot 81 81 TWO 9ct GOLD BAR BROOCHES each set with a milky opal. (2) Total weight 8.3g. $150-200
Lot 82 82 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. $200-400
Lot 83 83 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. $50-70
Lot 84 84 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. $70-120
Lot 85 85 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. $200-400
Lot 86 86 AN AUSTRALIAN SILVER VINE-LEAF BROOCH; Henry Steiner (Adelaide). Width 50mm. $50-70
Lot 87 87 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. $150-220
Lot 88 88 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. $180-250
Lot 89 89 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. $120-180
Lot 90 90 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) $70-90
Lot 91 91 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). $250-450
Lot 93 93 AN AUSTRALIAN AMETHYST AND 9ct GOLD TWO-ROW BAR BROOCH with applied leaves and tendrils and with festoon chain; nickel pin; Rollason & Co. $60-70
Lot 94 94 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) $120-180
Lot 95 95 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) $60-120
Lot 96 96 'AUSTRALIAN JEWELLERS - GOLD AND SILVERSMITHS - MAKERS AND MARKS', Kenneth Cavill, Graham Cocks, Jack Grace; publ CGC Gold 1992, pp.336, 4to. $100-150
Lot 97 97 AN AUSTRALIAN 9ct GOLD CROSS BROOCH with applied vine leaf and tendril; metal pin; Star Bros. Width 42mm. $40-70
Lot 98 98 AN AUSTRALIAN 15ct GOLD STICK-PIN with pearl-set shield with applied milled scroll crest; Aronson. $40-70
Lot 99 99 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. $70-110
Lot 100 100 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) $60-90
Lot 101 101 AN AUSTRALIAN PASTE AND 9ct GOLD FLOWER SPRAY BROOCH; metal pin; S.Hoffnung & Co. Width 43mm. (illus Pl.137, P.121 CCG) $70-120
Lot 102 102 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. $60-90
Lot 103 103 AN AUSTRALIAN 9ct GOLD SWORD, CRESCENT AND STAR BROOCH with festoon chain; metal pin; Aronson (Melbourne). Width 74mm. $70-120
Lot 104 104 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. $300-400
Lot 105 105 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) $100-120
Lot 106 106 A 9ct GOLD FRAMED 'LUCKY PEBBLE' PENDANT: a flat drop-shape pendant rim-set with wire claws; pendant loop marked 9ct; probably Australian. $50-70
Lot 107 107 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. $200-300
Lot 108 108 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. $200-300
Lot 109 109 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. $60-90
Lot 110 110 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) $50-80
Lot 111 111 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) $120-170
Lot 112 112 AN AUSTRALIAN SILVER CRESCENT BROOCH with scalloped lower edge and applied sphere and scrolls; metal pin; G.W.Robbins. Width 43mm. $20-40
Lot 113 113 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) $120-180
Lot 114 114 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) $50-70
Lot 282 282 AN AUSTRALIAN PEARL AND 9ct GOLD KOOKABURRA BROOCH, the bird perched on a branch; metal pin; Duggin, Shappere & Co. (Melbourne). Width 42mm. $60-90
Lot 283 283 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. $120-180
Lot 284 284 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. $100-150
Lot 285 285 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) $60-90
Lot 286 286 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. $60-90
Lot 287 287 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) $50-80
Lot 288 288 AN AUSTRALIAN 15ct GOLD 'SOUTHERN CROSS' BROOCH set with synthetic rubies; 9ct rose gold pin. Width 42mm. Weight 2.8g. $50-80
Lot 289 289 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) $120-170
Lot 290 290 AN AUSTRALIAN 9ct ROSE GOLD MOUNTED SHARK'S TOOTH PENDANT, engraved and with milled-edge scroll cresting rail; marked 9ct, H.M.. $70-100
Lot 291 291 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. $150-250
Lot 292 292 AN AUSTRALIAN RHODOCHROSITE AND SILVER PENDANT in the style of Rhoda Wager; with associated silver chain. $40-60
Lot 293 293 AN AUSTRALIAN AMETHYST AND SILVER RING in the style of Rhoda Wager. Size J. $40-70
Lot 294 294 AN AUSTRALIAN SILVER RING in the style of Rhoda Wager; berry and leaf border, rosette shoulders and two-row wire shank. Size J. $30-60
Lot 295 295 A SHELL CAMEO AND SILVER RING in the style of Rhoda Wager. Size M1/2. $30-60
Lot 296 296 AN AUSTRALIAN 9ct GOLD KOOKABURRA BROOCH; metal pin; Duggin, Shappere & Co. (Melbourne). (Illus Pl.92, P.80 CCG) $50-80
Lot 297 297 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. $200-300
Lot 298 298 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. $80-120
Lot 299 299 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. $50-100
Lot 300 300 FOUR AUSTRALIAN GILT METAL MASONIC MEDALS: 'Royal Antediluvian Order of Buffaloes', with ribbons and bars; Amor, Sydney. (4) $100-200
Lot 301 301 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. $50-80
Lot 302 302 TWO AUSTRALIAN 9ct GOLD BROOCHES: a kookaburra and wishbone, and an Australian Commonwealth Military Forces brooch with crest on a boomerang; metal pins. (2) $70-90
Lot 303 303 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. $50-70
Lot 304 304 AN AUSTRALIAN 9ct GOLD EPONYM BROOCH; metal pin; Duggin, Shappere & Co. (Melbourne). Width 50mm. $50-80
Lot 305 305 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. $40-70
Lot 306 306 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. $100-200
Lot 307 307 THREE AUSTRALIAN GOLD SHIRT STUDS; 'Britannic', Magnus Goldring (Sydney). (3) Total weight 3.5g. $40-60
Lot 308 308 TWO AUSTRALIAN 9ct ROSE GOLD BROOCHES: kookaburra and boomerang, and wishbone and Map of Australia; metal pins. (2) $70-110
Lot 309 309 AN AUSTRALIAN PEARL AND 15ct GOLD FLOWER SPRAY BROOCH; metal pin; Duggin, Shappere & Co. (Melbourne). Length 44mm. Weight 4.8g. $100-150
Lot 310 310 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. $60-90
Lot 311 311 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) $60-100
Lot 312 312 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. $60-90

Sale date:
14 May, 2018

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