Georgian, Victorian and Edwardian

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Lot 57 57 THREE BUD VASES: a pair of Edwardian silver vases with naturalistic pattern stems; J & W Deakin, Sheffield 1908 (height 14cm), and a silver-plate vase. (3) $30-50
Lot 187 187 A PEARL AND GOLD TWILIGHT OWL BROOCH: the three-colour gold horned owl (bubo virginianus), perched in circumspection upon a curved leafy branch in the soft other-worldly light of a rising crescent moon; unmarked, tests as 15ct gold. Width 47mm. (in velvet shell-shape case named for Harry Winstone Junr) $120-180
Lot 190 190 A VICTORIAN TIGER CLAW BROOCH, the gold-mounted claw-set with red stones, a diamond and a paste, bias-set on a gold bar with sphere cap; unmarked, tests as approximately 18ct gold. Length 55mm. Weight 6.7g. $200-250
Lot 192 192 A FRENCH MINIATURE PORTRAIT AND SILVER BROOCH; the portrait of Adele d'Osmond in Restauration dress by Marguerite le Corre; in a ribbon and reed frame with laurel leaf and tribute crest. Diameter 25mm. (with hand-written note 'Comtesse de Boigne nee d'Osmond - toilette mode Restauration - cheveux blonds, voile de mousseline. Je copie la description faite sur le carnet des miniatures faites par Maman - L'epoque correspond donc bien) (Adele d'Osmond 1781-1866)(the artist Marguerite le Corre c.1870-1940) $60-90
Lot 202 202 AN EDWARDIAN GARNET, DIAMOND AND 15ct GOLD HINGED BANGLE with applied rope, bead, leaf and wire and with patent bolt snap; Henry Griffiths & Sons Ltd., Chester 1905. (cased for Harry Winstone Junr...Cardiff) $280-380
Lot 203 203 A VICTORIAN GOLD KNOT BROOCH engraved with leaves; unmarked, tests approximately 9ct gold. 45 x 35mm. Weight 9.1g. $100-150
Lot 205 205 AN ART NOUVEAU GARNET AND 9ct GOLD BROOCH; metal pin. Width 38mm. Weight 2.2g. $40-50
Lot 278 278 AN ART NOUVEAU GARNET AND 9ct GOLD PENDANT AND CHAIN: the foliate pendant with pearl drop, set with hessonite and almandine garnets; on a 9ct gold rope chain with bead spacers and barrel clasp. Total weight $150-200
Lot 279 279 A LATE-19th CENTURY BATTLE-AXE BROOCH: the ornate handle with a cluster of ten old-cut diamonds with pearl terminal and with a diamond to the axe head; maker's mark H.Y.; tests as 15ct gold. Estimated weight of diamonds 1 = 0.70ct, 9 = 0.90ct, 1 = 0.25ct. Width 56mm. Weight 8g.(cased for Rosevear & Degenhardt, Carp St, Bega) $1500-2000
Lot 324 324 AN EDWARDIAN GARNET AND ROSE DIAMOND CRESCENT BROOCH; 9ct gold hallmarked T & G, Chester 1908; gold safety chain. Width 50mm. $120-180
Lot 327 327 A VICTORIAN SWIVEL BROOCH, one side with a photograph; the other a lava cameo of a cherub and a goat; engraved and wirework borders. $80-100
Lot 329 329 A GENTLEMAN'S ELGIN OPEN-FACE POCKET WATCH: nickel screw case; keyless wind 'Father Time' movement 24139060 with lever-set hands, gold train and jewel holes; c.1886. $40-60

Sale date:
11 February, 2019

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Sunday 10 Feb, 12 noon - 4pm
Monday 11 Feb, 11am - 5.15pm

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The Dixson Room
State Library of NSW,
Ground Floor, Mitchell Wing

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