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)
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)
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.
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)
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)
A VICTORIAN GOLD KNOT BROOCH engraved with leaves; unmarked, tests approximately 9ct gold. 45 x 35mm. Weight 9.1g.
AN ART NOUVEAU GARNET AND 9ct GOLD BROOCH; metal pin. Width 38mm. Weight 2.2g.
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
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)
AN EDWARDIAN GARNET AND ROSE DIAMOND CRESCENT BROOCH; 9ct gold hallmarked T & G, Chester 1908; gold safety chain. Width 50mm.
A VICTORIAN SWIVEL BROOCH, one side with a photograph; the other a lava cameo of a cherub and a goat; engraved and wirework borders.
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.