ABA saleroomWelcome to ABA Associates...
Australia's specialist jewellery auction house.

Monthly auctions in Sydney
~ Jewellery
~ Watches
~ Silver
~ Objets d'art

Calendar
February 12 Monday
April 9 Monday
May 14 Monday
July 16 Monday
August 20 Monday
October 15 Monday
December 10 Monday


Catalogue notification
Catalogue notification

To be notified by email about future catalogues when they become available we invite you to join our email list.


Our auction room at the State Library is the Dixson Room.
The direct phone line on viewing and auction days is 02 9273 1417.
See contact page for details.

If this page looks out of date - please reload it with Ctrl+F5 (Windows) | Cmd+Shift+R (Mac)

Next sale:10 December, 2018 at 5:30pm

The sale catalogue will be available Saturday 1 December.

Previous sale 15 October, 2018 (513 lots)
Fine Jewellery & Watches
including a collection of Australian Jewellery

A selection of highlights from the sale. View the FULL CATALOGUE and sale details.

  • Lot 361. A SAPPHIRE, DIAMOND AND 18ct GOLD GUM-LEAF BROOCH/PENDANT; 18ct gold. Pendant weight 19.25g. Collar weight 11.2g. Total weight 30.45g.  Est $1350-1750
  • Lot 214. A ROLEX DIAMOND AND 18ct WHITE GOLD OYSTER PERPETUAL DAY-DATE BRACELET WATCH with diamond-set dial, diamond bezel and shoulders; President bracelet with deployant clasp; Model 118389; Serial M967067; c.2008. Case diameter 35mm. (box and papers)  Est $20000-22000
  • Lot 284. A DELIGHTFUL GARNET, DIAMOND, PLATINUM AND 18ct WHITE GOLD SEAHORSE BROOCH with 43 tsavorite garnets and a bright canary yellow diamond eye; safety chain; F+R, Pt 750. Weight 11.3g.  Est $500-800
  • Lot 8. A VICTORIAN SILVER SWING-HANDLED BASKET with cast applied foliate ornament, pierced scale lattice sides, cast flower and leaf handle with vacant cartouche; cast foliate foot-rim and feet; D. & C. Houle. London 1856. Length 36.5cm. Width 31.5cm. Weight 1420g.  Est $1400-1600
  • Lot 212. A ROLEX DIAMOND AND 18ct WHITE GOLD OYSTER PERPETUAL DATEJUST BRACELET WATCH: diamond and white Mother of Pearl dial, diamond bezel and shoulders; President bracelet with deployant clasp; Model 179159; Serial M155062; c.2008. Case diameter 26mm. (box and papers)  Est $18000-22000
  • Lot 336. A PRETTY PEARL AND DIAMOND HINGED BANGLE: 5.75mm pearl surrounded by rose-faceted diamonds in silver and 18ct gold. Weight 20.9g. (original box)  Est $600-700
  • Lot 400. A 9ct GOLD DOUBLE CURB-PATTERN BRACELET with 9ct gold padlock clasp; safety chain. Weight 65.1g.  Est $900-1100
  • Lot 152. A NICE OLD DIAMOND SUNBURST BROOCH/PENDANT set with 96 old-cut diamonds in silver and gold; the central cluster with six points and 21 curving rays. Estimated total weight of diamonds 2.90ct.  Est $500-800
  • Lot 11. DAYSI M BROOKES 'Portrait Miniature of a Lady', signed lower right. 14 x 9.5cm.  Est $100‑150
  • Lot 213. A 14ct GOLD OPEN-FACE DRESS WATCH by IWC (Schaffhausen): keyless wind jewelled lever movement 830747, Arabic numeral dial with blued steel hands and subsidiary seconds at 6.  Est $1000-1200
  • Lot 255. A CARTIER 18ct TWO-COLOUR GOLD RING originally set with a diamond, now removed and set with a cubic zirconia; some French maker's marks and remnants of Cartier name on the edge. Weight 19.2g.  Est $650-750
  • Lot 125. A 9ct ROSE GOLD CURB-PATTERN BRACELET with twelve charms including a Victorian gold-back-and-front locket, a watch key, a 1906 half-sovereign, a gold book locket, a Victorian gold pendant with garnet, an enamelled telescopic pencil; the bracelet with padlock clasp Birmingham 1924. Total weight 52.8g.  Est $400-500
  • Lot 355. A PAIR OF DIAMOND CLUSTER EARRINGS: each with eight foiled-back old-cut diamonds; fittings for pierced ears; removable gold borders; marked 22ct, tests as 20ct gold. Estimated weight 16 = 1.60ct. Total weight 10.3g.  Est $1500-20000
  • Lot 180. A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND DOUBLE-CLIP set with circular and square-cut sapphires and pave set with diamonds; white gold frame marked on the pins; 14ct gold, Portugal, Lisbon pre-1939.  Est $2000-2500
  • Lot 357. AN ATTRACTIVE SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND BROOCH; brilliant cut diamond in a border of fourteen eight-cut diamonds, a border of eight oval sapphires and a further border of eight diamonds; Australian modern maker's mark 'Raphael' (Raphael Akelian), 18ct, K (2009), Gold & Silversmiths Guild of Australia.  Est $1000-1500
  • Lot 301. AN AUSTRALIAN AMETHYST AND 15ct GOLD BROOCH with a pale oval amethyst (25 x 18mm) rim-set in bloomed and polished gold frame; applied wirework motifs; T.Gaunt; tests as 15ct gold; metal pin.  Est $250-300
FULL CATALOGUE and sale details >
Go to top of page