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Lot 2 2 A BOULDER OPAL AND 9ct GOLD PENDANT. Weight 4.3g. $50-70
Lot 5 5 A JADEITE AND 14k GOLD PENDANT AND CHAIN: shallow oval cabochon jade four-claw set with detached border; serpentine link chain. Total weight 3.8g. $100-120
Lot 6 6 TWO CAMEO AND SILVER PENDANTS. (2) $90-120
Lot 7 7 A TURQUOISE AND 14ct GOLD BRACELET: five tumbled turquoise beads on gold wire with conjoining bar links; bolt-ring clasp; safety chain. Weight (all in) 4.4g. $80-100
Lot 10 10 AN OPAL DOUBLET BROOCH AND PAIR OF EARRINGS; gold-plated silver. (2) $30-40
Lot 17 17 A PAIR OF BLUE STONE BUTTERFLY DROP EARRINGS; white metal, marked Alpaca. $15-20
Lot 18 18 A FASHION JEWELLERY GIRANDOLE BROOCH AND A PAIR OF DROP EARRINGS. (2) $10-20
Lot 19 19 A LONG 'TUTTI FRUTTI' GEMSTONE NECKLACE including amethyst, serpentine, coral and freshwater cultured pearls with ring and bar clasp. Length 80cm. $40-70
Lot 20 20 A JADE PENDANT NECKLACE: the pierced disc pendant with Chinese characters within a dragon border, strung on cord with nine small beads and six disc beads. Pendant diameter 52mm. $50-80
Lot 21 21 A STONE BANGLE AND A SILVER NECKLET: dyed stone bangle; the necklet with three jade ring pendants and a silver lucky bean. (2) $30-40
Lot 22 22 A LABRADORITE NECKLACE: four rows of faceted labradorite beads with 18ct white gold hook and loop clasp; ex. Rox Jewellers, Strand Arcade. Length approx 42.5cm. $120-180
Lot 23 23 A PIETERSITE BEAD NECKLACE: top-drilled Pietersite beads spaced by bicone Swarovski crystal beads with magnetic sphere clasp. Length 52cm. $40-80
Lot 24 24 AN AMETHYST BEAD NECKLACE: thirty-two 12mm beads alternating with smaller beads. Length 58cm. $40-80
Lot 29 29 AN EDWARDIAN GARNET, PASTE PEARL AND 9ct GOLD PENDANT; probably Australian; vestiges of makers marks verso. $80-120
Lot 34 34 FIVE 9ct GOLD BROOCHES AND PINS including some Australian pieces; two with gold safety chains; metal pins. (5) $140-170
Lot 36 36 A VICTORIAN SHELL CAMEO AND JET BROOCH. $180-220
Lot 46 46 A PAIR OF ART NOUVEAU STYLE BLUE TOPAZ, PEARL AND 9ct GOLD DROP EARRINGS; hook fittings. $290-320
Lot 48 48 A PAIR OF SAPPHIRE AND PEARL FLOWER EAR-STUDS; 9ct gold; post and scroll fittings. $180-220
Lot 53 53 AN OVAL OPAL. Weight 4.45ct. $50-70
Lot 54 54 AN OVAL OPAL. Weight 4.16ct. $50-60
Lot 55 55 AN OVAL OPAL, predominantly green/blue. Weight 3.80ct. $60-80
Lot 56 56 AN OPAL. Weight 1.87ct. $40-50
Lot 60 60 A GEMSTONE AND SILVER SCORPION BROOCH. $30-40
Lot 63 63 A SILVER LOVE-TOKEN RING AND PAIR OF EARRINGS: the oval ruby with emblems of affection, set with pearls; the 'possession' earrings with heart padlocks and key drops. (2) $120-160
Lot 65 65 A PAIR OF CITRINE AND DIAMOND DROP EARRINGS: each with an oval citrine and four brilliant cut diamonds; 14ct white gold. Total weight 2.5g. $150-220
Lot 70 70 A PAIR OF JADEITE AND 14k GOLD EARRINGS; drop shape jade claw-set; screw fittings. Total weight 4.1g. $80-100
Lot 72 72 TWO WEDGWOOD JASPERWARE PENDANT NECKLETS. (2) $30-40
Lot 73 73 A PAIR OF OPAL DOUBLET AND 9ct GOLD EARRINGS; screw fittings. Total weight 3.7g. $50-70
Lot 75 75 A LABRADORITE AND PEARL 'FLAPPER' NECKLACE: leaf-shape labradorite beads spaced with silver-grey freshwater cultured pearls. Length 124cm. $70-120
Lot 76 76 AN AMBER BEAD NECKLACE: 48 freeform beads strung and knotted with sprung hook clasp. Length 66cm. $30-50
Lot 78 78 A TIGER'S-EYE BEAD NECKLACE: graduated beads (14-4.5mm) with silver clasp. Length 44cm. $20-30
Lot 79 79 A CHINESE JADE BEAD NECKLACE with 25 larger whorl beads each spaced with pairs of smaller beads and with carved dragon-head clasp with pearl-shell loop. Length 72cm. $100-150
Lot 85 85 A TIGER'S-EYE AND 9ct GOLD BROOCH. Width 38mm. Weight (all in) 11g. $60-80
Lot 86 86 A PAIR OF BLACK JADE AND SILVER-GILT DROP EARRINGS; post and scroll fittings. Length 58mm. $80-100
Lot 88 88 A FIVE-ROW RUBY BRACELET: rows each of approximately 55 faceted ruby beads strung with a cubic zirconia and silver plaque clasp. $180-250
Lot 92 92 A KUNZITE PENDANT: an oval kunzite claw-set in a ribbon border; the border and pendant loop set with cubic zirconia. Estimated weight of kunzite 13.5ct. $100-150
Lot 97 97 A NEPHRITE AND 9ct GOLD BROOCH AND EARRINGS: triform brooch and matching earrings with metal screw fittings. (2) Total weight (all in) 15.3g. $120-160
Lot 98 98 A ROSE QUARTZ AND AMETHYST NECKLACE with silver hook and ring clasp. Length 84cm. $40-70
Lot 99 99 A PAIR OF 'TURQUOISE' COMPOSITION AND SILVER DROP EARRINGS. $20-30
Lot 100 100 A PAIR OF AMETHYST AND DIAMOND DROP EARRINGS: each a pendeloque amethyst with key-shape top set with eleven diamonds; 9ct gold, with hook fittings. $100-150
Lot 101 101 A PAIR OF CHALCEDONY, ONYX AND SILVER DROP EARRINGS. $20-30
Lot 107 107 A CARVED LAVENDER CHALCEDONY BANGLE. $40-60
Lot 108 108 A PAIR OF LAVENDER JADE AND SILVER-GILT DROP EARRINGS; post and scroll fittings. Length 58mm. $80-100
Lot 109 109 A MOTHER OF PEARL AND SILVER KEY-RING with onyx cabochons; Monteperla. $25-35
Lot 112 112 A JADE AND SILVER-GILT 'GUCCI'-STYLE LINK BRACELET with conjoining links and parrot clasp. $60-90
Lot 114 114 TWO SILVER PENDANTS set with tiger's-eye and agate. (2) $20-40
Lot 115 115 A CLASSICAL CAMEO, MARCASITE AND SILVER PENDANT AND RING. (2) Ring size. (2) $40-50
Lot 116 116 THREE ETHIOPIAN OPALS; free-form. (3) $40-70
Lot 117 117 A LAVENDER JADE AND 14k GOLD PENDANT: the oval cabochon rim-set in a key-pattern pierced border. Width 27mm. Weight 12.3g. $120-180
Lot 120 120 A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND TIE-TACK: nine French-cut sapphires within a border of twenty-four diamonds; 18ct white gold. Weight (without retainer and chain) 1.8g. $120-150
Lot 125 125 A BLUE TOPAZ AND DIAMOND PENDANT NECKLACE: a fancy cushion-cut topaz with three diamonds; 9k white gold with a 14ct white gold chain. Total weight 2.5g. $120-150
Lot 143 143 A PAIR OF TOURMALINE DROP EARRINGS: briolette vari-colour beads with 14ct gold hinged fittings for pierced ears. $120-160
Lot 144 144 A PAIR OF CITRINE AND 18ct GOLD STUD EARRINGS: each a square emerald-cut citrine bezel set in 18ct gold; post and scroll fittings. $60-90
Lot 145 145 A PAIR OF CARVED PINK TOURMALINE LEAF DROP EARRINGS; hook fittings. $40-60
Lot 146 146 A PAIR OF EMERALD AND PEARL DROP EARRINGS: each with a drop-shape cultured pearl below a cluster of rim-set emeralds; 9ct gold with hook fittings. $330-360
Lot 147 147 A PAIR OF AMETHYST AND PEARL DROP EARRINGS: each with an oval cultured pearl suspended from a rim-set oval faceted amethyst; 9ct gold with post and scroll fittings. $190-220
Lot 148 148 A PAIR OF AQUAMARINE, PEARL AND 9ct GOLD DROP EARRINGS; hook fittings. $80-120
Lot 161 161 A PAIR OF CUBIC ZIRCONIA AND 9ct GOLD TWIST DROP EARRINGS. Length 47mm. Total weight 6.8g. $120-180
Lot 164 164 A SHELL CAMEO AND 9ct GOLD BROOCH: carved profile portrait of a lady rim-set in a leaf scroll border; safety chain. 56 x 49mm. Weight 15.5g. $200-300
Lot 165 165 A LAPIS LAZULI AND GOLD PENDANT NECKLACE: stylized mask pendant with lapis disc beads spaced with gold faceted beads and bead rondels; gold terminals and 'S' clasp; unmarked, tests as 18ct gold. Length 47cm. $400-600
Lot 166 166 A SHELL CAMEO AND 9ct GOLD BROOCH/PENDANT on metal chain: the profile portrait cameo of a lady with corsage and décolleté; rim-set in 9ct gold with applied rope border; roller safety catch; English import hallmarks. Width 36mm. Weight (without chain) 9.7g. $100-150
Lot 168 168 A PAIR OF PINK TOURMALINE AND DIAMOND DROP EARRINGS: each an emerald-cut tourmaline corner claw set below a cushioned square cut diamond; 18ct rose gold. Estimated weights: Tourmaline 2 = 7.80ct, Diamonds 2 = 0.87ct. Length 21mm. Total weight 5.1g. $1800-2000
Lot 178 178 A PAIR OF SAPPHIRE CLUSTER EARRINGS: each with Ceylon-type sapphires and six single-cut diamonds; white gold tipped 18ct yellow gold with 'French' hook fittings. $750-850
Lot 179 179 A PAIR OF EMERALD AND DIAMOND CLUSTER DROP EARRINGS: each with an oval faceted emerald four-claw set in a border of eighteen brilliant cut diamonds; 18ct gold with hook fittings. Estimated weights: Emeralds 2 = 4.80ct, Diamonds 36 = 0.70ct. $2000-2200
Lot 181 181 A GEMSTONE, DIAMOND AND 18k WHITE GOLD BRACELET: square cut peridot, marquise amethyst, fancy rectangular citrine, tear-drop blue topaz, round faceted garnet claw-set with four-stone diamond bar spacers; box and tongue clasp and twin wire safety catches. Weight 6.3g. $300-400
Lot 188 188 A PAIR OF EMERALD AND DIAMOND TEAR-DROP EARRINGS: each with a drop-shape emerald and seven diamonds in 18ct white gold with millegrain edge. Estimated weights: Emeralds 2 = 1.90ct, Diamonds 14 = 0.28ct. $1500-1800
Lot 195 195 A PAIR OF AQUAMARINE, ONYX AND DIAMOND DROP EARRINGS: each an emerald-cut aquamarine with curved diamond-set motifs above and below suspended from an onyx and diamond top; post and scroll fittings. Estimated weights: Aquamarine 2 = 7.55ct, Diamonds 38 = 0.20ct. Length 30mm. Total weight 7.8g. $2400-2600
Lot 196 196 A TANZANITE AND DIAMOND PENDANT NECKLACE: fancy cut tanzanite corner claw set within a border of diamonds: border and pendant loop with a total of 33 diamonds; 18ct white gold; on a fine 18ct white gold neckchain. Estimated weights: Tanzanite = 3.05ct, Diamonds 33 = 0.44ct. $1500-1700
Lot 197 197 A PAIR OF ONYX AND DIAMOND DROP EARRINGS each with a black onyx drop with pave set diamond top, linked by a three-stone diamond bar to a seven-diamond cluster top; 14ct white gold with post and scroll fittings. Estimated total weight of diamonds 84 = 1.12ct. Length 40mm. Total weight 11.3g. $1600-1800
Lot 199 199 A TANZANITE; drop-shape. Weight 2.04ct. (copy retail replacement valuation for insurance purposes) $300-350
Lot 200 200 AN OVAL OPAL, predominantly blue/green. Weight 2.98ct. $40-60
Lot 201 201 AN OVAL OPAL. Weight 1.68ct. $30-40
Lot 202 202 AN OVAL OPAL. Weight 4.07ct. $40-60
Lot 203 203 A FREE-FORM OPAL. Weight 4.97ct. $50-70
Lot 218 218 A TANZANITE AND DIAMOND HEART NECKLACE: a heart-shape purple tanzanite within a double border of diamonds; a total of 54 diamonds and with two diamonds to the fine-link chain; 18ct white gold. Estimated weights: Tanzanite = 4.55ct, Diamonds 56 = 0.86ct. Weight 6.2g. $2800-3200
Lot 221 221 TEN COSTUME JEWELLERY NECKLACES. (10) $40-50
Lot 222 222 A QUANTITY OF COSTUME JEWELLERY etc: twelve brooches and pendants, seven pairs of earrings (one pair silver-gilt), three medallions, a stud box, a single cuff-link, a pair of 'Mother of Pearl' links and buttons, a small quantity of chain, loose cultured pearls, a pearl earring and a key-ring. (30) $10-20
Lot 227 227 AN OPAL TRIPLET AND 9ct GOLD PENDANT; metal chain. Pendant weight 2.5g. $50-70
Lot 233 233 AN EDWARDIAN AQUAMARINE AND 9ct ROSE GOLD HINGED BANGLE: oval aquamarine six-claw set on a knife-edge bangle; safety chain. Estimated weight of aquamarine 3.40ct. Weight 8.6g. $250-300
Lot 234 234 A CHARMING VICTORIAN 'HAND' WATCH-KEY with turquoise-set 'jewels'. $120-150
Lot 236 236 AN ATTRACTIVE HARDSTONE CAMEO AND PEARL BROOCH/PENDANT: two-colour agate profile portrait multi-claw set in two-colour leaf and bud gold border with eight pearls; unmarked, tests as 18ct gold; 14ct gold pin; folding pendant loop. $600-700
Lot 243 243 A GARNET, CULTURED PEARL, MARCASITE AND SILVER BRACELET with a central oval foliate motif; hinged stirrup clasp. $150-180
Lot 244 244 A ROCK CRYSTAL AND SILVER BRACELET: graduated oval rock crystal bezel-set and hinge-linked. $120-160
Lot 247 247 AN AUSTRALIAN ARTS & CRAFTS 9ct GOLD BROOCH with a shell cameo; berry and leaf border. $100-150
Lot 248 248 A PAIR OF EMERALD AND PEARL DROP EARRINGS each with an oval cultured pearl suspended from a huggie-style hinged loop set with eight emeralds; 9ct gold. $220-280
Lot 250 250 A CORAL AND CULTURED PEARL BRACELET: a three-row coral bead bracelet with cultured pearl spacers and 14ct gold marquise clasp. $40-50
Lot 252 252 A CORAL AND CULTURED PEARL NECKLACE: a three-row necklace with pearl spacers and 14ct gold marquise clasp. Length 46cm. $60-90
Lot 254 254 FIVE JADEITE PENDANTS; 18ct gold fittings. (5) $300-400
Lot 257 257 A PAIR OF 'TURQUOISE' AND PEARL DROP EARRINGS; 9ct gold with millegrain edges, with hook fittings. $250-280
Lot 261 261 A GEMSTONE AND 9ct GOLD BRACELET with a central trapezium cut peridot in a border of half-pearls flanked by millegrain bezel-set drop-shape amethysts conjoined with marquise links; box and tongue clasp. Weight 5.2g. $150-200
Lot 267 267 A CULTURED PEARL, GARNET AND 14k GOLD STAR-BURST BROOCH with eleven cultured pearls and seven garnets; roller safety catch. Width 45mm. Weight 16.3g. $350-450
Lot 289 289 A SHELL CAMEO AND 9ct GOLD PENDANT NECKLACE: the profile portrait cameo of a lady rim-set in an English-hallmarked 9ct gold frame with scalloped border; 9ct gold oval link chain with parrot clasp. Total weight 4.6g. $70-90
Lot 290 290 AN AUSTRALIAN PASTE AND 9ct GOLD ANCHOR BROOCH; metal pin. (soft-soldered hinge and catch) $30-40
Lot 291 291 A SYNTHETIC RUBY AND 14ct YELLOW GOLD PENDANT NECKLACE; Hungarian 14ct gold mark. Weight 7.4g. $160-220
Lot 295 295 AN OPAL DOUBLET, DIAMOND AND GOLD NECKLACE: an oval pin-fire opal doublet rim set with fourteen brilliant cut diamonds in a three-row textured festoon necklace with box and tongue clasp and wire safety catch. Estimated total weight of diamonds: 14 = 0.64ct. Weight 37.2g. $1500-2200
Lot 297 297 AN OPAL AND DIAMOND PENDANT NECKLET with a drop-shape opal and eight small diamonds in 18ct white gold on a fine 18ct white gold chain. Estimated weight of opal 8.50ct. $1250-1450
Lot 311 311 AN AQUAMARINE, BLACK ENAMEL AND DIAMOND PENDANT NECKLACE: a fancy cut aquamarine and six small diamonds; millegrain edge; 18ct white gold, on a fine 18ct white gold chain. Estimated weight of aquamarine 4.80ct. $850-950
Lot 321 321 A PAIR OF EMERALD EARRINGS: each an oval emerald ten-claw set in 18ct white gold; French hook fittings. Estimated weight of emeralds 2 = 6.10ct. $850-950
Lot 330 330 TWO SYNTHETIC STONE AND 9ct GOLD PENDANTS/ENHANCERS: synthetic blue and pink corundum; one with small diamonds. (2) Total weight 5.7g. $70-120
Lot 334 334 A RUBY AND DIAMOND SUITE comprising pendant and pair of ear-studs: the pendant and ear-studs each with a round faceted Burmese ruby six-claw set with six brilliant cut diamonds with quadrantal divisions; 18ct white gold; the pendant with an 18ct gold chain. Estimated weights: Rubies 3 = 0.94ct, Diamonds 18 = 2.15ct. Total weight 10.2g. $1100-1200
Lot 343 343 A SPECTACULAR GEMSTONE, PEARL, DIAMOND AND 18ct GOLD BRACELET: an openwork octafoil cluster with a central pearl within twelve old-cut diamonds, an eight-pointed star of graduated rubies spaced by millegrain bezel-set sapphires and rose diamond trefoils and an outer border of demantoid garnets in groups of six conjoined with small rim-set citrines; 18ct yellow gold with target and 'X'-form engraved links; box and tongue clasp. Width 44mm. Weight 36.1g. $4500-5000
Lot 347 347 A PAIR OF AMBER AND 18ct WHITE GOLD EAR-CLIPS, each a 17mm polished clarified amber cabochon claw set in white gold. Total wt 12.1g. $250-300
Lot 351 351 A SHELL CAMEO AND SILVER BRACELET: seven oval cameos rim-set with box clasp. $250-300
Lot 352 352 A SHELL CAMEO, GARNET AND SILVER BROOCH: the oval profile portrait cameo of a young girl with embroidered tunic rim-set with a border of rose-faceted Bohemian garnets; roller safety catch. 37 x 31mm. $100-120
Lot 353 353 AN OLD 9ct ROSE GOLD SWIVEL SEAL with cornelian and bloodstone. $200-250
Lot 354 354 A VICTORIAN BANDED ONYX, ENAMEL AND GOLD BROOCH. (slight damage) $150-200
Lot 356 356 A 9ct GOLD SPINNING SEAL FOB set with sard and bloodstone. $200-220
Lot 360 360 A PAIR OF NATURAL PEARL AND 9ct GOLD SHIRT STUDS. (in an old Catanachs box) $40-60
Lot 361 361 A PAIR OF VICTORIAN PIQUE LOOP DROP EARRINGS; 9ct gold screw fittings. (losses) $50-90
Lot 362 362 FIVE MOTHER OF PEARL BUTTONS/LINKS: three 15ct gold with turquoise, one 9ct gold with turquoise, one 15ct gold with brown Mother of Pearl. (5) $50-70
Lot 363 363 A JADE BANGLE. $100-120
Lot 364 364 A PAIR OF TRIBAL GLASS-APPLIED DROP EARRINGS. $25-35
Lot 365 365 A HEART LOCKET, AND A PAIR OF AMETHYST AND SILVER EAR-STUDS. (2) $10-20
Lot 370 370 A CARVED JADE CICADA PENDANT. $15-25
Lot 372 372 A VICTORIAN CARVED JET, PEARL AND GOLD FLOWER BROOCH; gold back, hinge and pin. Width 25mm. $60-90
Lot 373 373 A SHELL CAMEO AND 9ct GOLD BANGLE: an Edwardian 9ct gold hinged bangle with engraved foliate shoulders and applied shell cameo rim-set in 9ct gold; bangle hallmarked Chester 1903; gold safety chain. $180-220
Lot 378 378 A VICTORIAN ROCK CRYSTAL AND SILVER BROOCH; oval crystal rim-set with applied rope border. $20-30
Lot 381 381 AN EDWARDIAN PEARL AND 15ct GOLD STAR BROOCH/PENDANT on a 9ct gold chain. Pendant weight 6.8g. Total weight 8.2g. $160-220

Sale date:
17 February 2020

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Sun 16 Feb, 12 noon - 4pm
Mon 17 Feb, 11am - 5.15pm

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State Library of NSW,
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