Auctioneers, Valuers of Fine art,
Antiques & Collectors Items

Tuesday, July 12 2011

Two Day Sale of Fine Art, Antiques and Collectables

Viewing Saturday 10am-4pm, Sunday 12pm-4pm, Monday 10am-7pm immediately prior to sale. Open on mornings of sale (Tuesday and Wednesday) from 8.30am until 10am for viewing. Sale starts promptly at 10am each day. Please remember that if you want to leave a commission bid or bid by telephone we need all instructions by Monday 6.30pm before sale.

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Lot 429

A modern Van Cleef & Arpels platinum and gold coloured metal mounted three stone diamond ring, the square stepped cut diamond with a calculated weight of 5.49cts (clarity I2 and colour J/K) flanked by two brilliant cut diamonds with calculated weights of .64ct and .67ct (clarity I2, colour G/H - total weight of ring 12.5 grammes) Note : The ring has an Insurance Certificate prepared by Safeguard, Document No. 256749

Guide Price: £15000-18000

Lot 430

A gentleman's 18ct gold mounted solitaire diamond ring, the brilliant cut diamond of 2.47cts (clarity SIl, colour grade J), complete with Diamond Certificate issued by E.G.L., Certificate No. 090826A/RVH (total weight 23 grammes)

Guide Price: £6000-8000

Lot 431

A good modern platinum mounted three stone diamond ring (brilliant cut diamonds total weight 2.40cts)

Guide Price: £5000-7000

Lot 432 SOLD FOR: £ 3100

A modern 18ct gold and platinum mounted emerald and diamond oval cluster ring, the central oval Colombian emerald approximately 1.5ct surrounded by eight brilliant cut diamonds (each approximately .20ct), by M.J.H.G., hallmarked London 1978, No. S470 (gross weight 5.5 grammes)

Guide Price: £2000-3000

Lot 433

A modern platinum mounted solitaire diamond ring, the brilliant cut centre stone approximately 1.25ct and with shoulders each set with three brilliant cut diamonds (gross weight 5.8 grammes)

Guide Price: £4000-5000

Lot 434 SOLD FOR: £ 1450

A modern platinum mounted opal and diamond circular cluster ring set with central cabochon cut opal (approximately 3.5cts) surrounded by two rows of small diamonds (gross weight 5.9 grammes)

Guide Price: £1400-1800

Lot 435

An early 20th Century platinum mounted solitaire diamond ring (the rectangular diamond approximately .75ct - with slight straw tint - gross weight 4.1 grammes)

Guide Price: £500-700

Lot 436

A modern 18ct gold mounted sapphire and diamond set half hoop eternity ring, the face set with five square cut emeralds, each approximately .10ct shouldered to either side by four small rose cut diamonds

Guide Price: £200-300

Lot 437

A modern 18ct gold emerald set half hoop eternity ring, the curved hoop front set with two rows of eleven square cut small emeralds, each approximately .05ct

Guide Price: £100-150

Lot 438

A modern platinum mounted solitaire diamond ring, the heavy band with bevelled sides and "Gypsy" set with marquise diamond (approximately .25ct - gross weight 11 grammes)

Guide Price: £500-700

Lot 439 SOLD FOR: £ 300

A gentleman's heavy gold coloured metal and enamel ring, the boss centre set with rose cut diamond flanked by leaf scroll borders (gross weight 16 grammes - thought to be a Georgian ring with later adaptations - enamel slightly chipped to borders)

Guide Price: £250-350

Lot 440

A gold coloured metal mounted five stone synthetic sapphire ring (weight 5.5 grammes)

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 441

A modern 18ct gold and platinum mounted all diamond set ring in the Victorian manner, the face set with central diamond approximately .50ct flanked by two smaller diamonds approximately .25ct, and twenty-three other smaller diamonds (gross weight 4.5 grammes)

Guide Price: £800-1000

Lot 442 SOLD FOR: £ 340

A modern white coloured metal mounted ruby and diamond dress ring of flowerhead form set with seven rubies each approximately .25ct and interspersed by twenty-two rose diamonds, and a pair of matching drop earrings (for pierced ears) 1.25ins x .5ins

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 443

A modern 18ct gold mounted diamond ring, the ovoid face set with fourteen brilliant cut diamonds (approximately .05ct) and two baguette cut diamonds (approximately .10ct - gross weight 4 grammes)

Guide Price: £350-500

Lot 444 SOLD FOR: £ 340

A modern 18ct white gold mounted nine stone half hoop eternity ring set with brilliant cut diamonds (weight approximately .85ct), a 14ct gold mounted sapphire and diamond ring set with emerald cut rectangular sapphire to centre (approximately 1ct), and an 18ct gold and three stone diamond set "Gypsy" pattern ring

Guide Price: £350-500

Lot 445 SOLD FOR: £ 380

A Georgian hardstone cameo carved in bold relief with the head of Caesar, 30mm x 20mm, contained in modern 9ct gold ring mount (gross weight 18 grammes)

Guide Price: £300-400

Lot 446 SOLD FOR: £ 720

A late Victorian 18ct gold mounted ruby and diamond three stone "Gypsy" pattern ring, Birmingham 1889 (weight 4 grammes), two 22ct gold wedding bands (weight 11 grammes), a 9ct gold six bar gate bracelet with padlock clasp (14.5 grammes), a selection of 9ct gold jewellery, various (weight 23 grammes), and three sundry gold coloured metal rings (weight 6 grammes)

Guide Price: £700-800

Lot 447

A modern American white coloured metal mounted diamond dress ring of ovoid flowerhead form set with twenty-nine brilliant cut stones

Guide Price: £400-600

Lot 448 SOLD FOR: £ 340

A 22ct gold wedding band (weight 5 grammes), two 9ct gold dress rings set with various stones, a 9ct gold gate bracelet with heart pattern clasp, and one other 9ct gold bracelet hung with five charms (gross weight 25 grammes)

Guide Price: £300-400

Lot 449 SOLD FOR: £ 340

An 18ct gold and platinum mounted three stone diamond ring, set with central stone approximately .30ct flanked by two stones each of .25ct (gross weight 2.6 grammes)

Guide Price: £350-450

Lot 450 SOLD FOR: £ 300

Two modern 18ct gold mounted solitaire diamond rings, inset with central stone .40ct flanked by two smaller stones (marked on shank - total weight .50ct), and one other set with diamond approximately .30ct (gross weight of both rings 7.2 grammes)

Guide Price: £300-400

Lot 451 SOLD FOR: £ 170

A modern 18ct gold mounted three stone diamond cross-over ring, an 18ct gold mounted green peridot and white stone ring in the Victorian style, and two other modern rings (gross weight 11 grammes)

Guide Price: £175-250

Lot 452

An Indian gold coloured metal sapphire and diamond rectangular ring set with a rectangular sapphire (approximately 3.5ct) in collet setting, the pierced curved borders inset with rose diamonds (gross weight 8 grammes)

Guide Price: £500-700

Lot 453 SOLD FOR: £ 360

A 1950s platinum mounted solitaire diamond ring set with a brilliant cut diamond approximately .33ct, the shoulders each set with three small diamonds

Guide Price: £350-500

Lot 454 SOLD FOR: £ 180

A late Victorian gold coloured metal mounted three stone "Gypsy" ring set with three old cut diamonds (centre stone approximately .20ct flanked by two stones each approximately .15ct - shank worn)

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 455

A late Victorian 18ct gold mounted solitaire diamond ring set with an old cut diamond in a claw mount (diamond approximately .40ct), hallmarked London 1895

Guide Price: £200-300

Lot 456 SOLD FOR: £ 250

An 18ct gold and platinum mounted three stone diamond ring (centre stone .50ct flanked by two each .20ct)

Guide Price: £250-350

Lot 457 SOLD FOR: £ 200

An 18ct gold mounted diamond cluster ring set with eight old cut diamonds in a flowerhead, and one other 18ct gold mounted two stone diamond cross-over ring

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 458

A Victorian gentleman's gold coloured metal ring set with three oval cabochon cut banded agates within engraved borders, the inside engraved November 26th 1874 (weight 11.5 grammes - stones rubbed and marked and engraving rubbed with wear)

Guide Price: £200-300

Lot 459

An 18ct gold mounted sapphire and diamond ring, the central oval stone of approximately 1ct surrounded by eight brilliant cut diamonds, each approximately .15ct

Guide Price: £600-800

Lot 460

A gold coloured metal mounted solitaire diamond ring set with an old cut diamond approximately 1.4ct (gross weight 8.2 grammes)

Guide Price: £3000-4000

Lot 461 SOLD FOR: £ 250

A modern gold coloured metal ring of scrolling leaf and flowerhead form set with small rose diamonds (tests as 18ct) and five other dress rings, various (gross weight 20 grammes)

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 462 SOLD FOR: £ 230

A modern gold coloured metal mounted oval cabochon garnet ring with serpent surround (weight 13.6 grammes - tests as 18ct gold)

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 463 SOLD FOR: £ 1250

An 18ct gold and platinum mounted solitaire diamond ring set with a solitaire diamond (approximately 1ct) and with two small diamonds to each shoulder

Guide Price: £1200-1500

Lot 464

A gold coloured metal and platinum mounted solitaire diamond ring set with an old cut stone (approximately .25ct), a sapphire and white stone mounted cluster ring, and one other ring set with red and white spinels

Guide Price: £200-300

Lot 465

A 1920s/1930s gold coloured metal mounted solitaire diamond ring set with an old cut diamond (approximately .50ct - slight straw tint), and with diamond set shoulders

Guide Price: £300-500

Lot 466

A 1920s 18ct white gold mounted synthetic sapphire and diamond rectangular cluster ring, set with a trapeze cut synthetic sapphire approximately 15mm x 6mm surrounded by thirty small old cut diamonds

Guide Price: £500-700

Lot 467

A white coloured metal mounted pale zircon and spinel flowerhead ring, the central zircon surrounded by fourteen small spinels

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 468 SOLD FOR: £ 1050

A 14ct gold mounted tanzanite and diamond oval ring set with central oval cabochon cut tanzanite surrounded by small diamond set borders and shoulders (tanzanite stone approximately 12mm x 10mm - gross weight 4.2 grammes)

Guide Price: £300-400

Lot 469 SOLD FOR: £ 150

A 22ct gold wedding band (weight 5.8 grammes) and a 9ct gold wedding band (weight 1.8 grammes)

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 470

A pair of modern gentleman's gold coloured metal and Essex crystal oval cufflinks, the twin oval faces set with Essex crystal each depicting three penguins, each 15mm x 21mm (unmarked but tests as 18ct gold)

Guide Price: £700-900

Lot 471 SOLD FOR: £ 170

A pair of gentleman's 18ct gold mounted mother of pearl cufflinks, the twin circular terminals of baton form with blue enamel borders, 14mm diameter, retailed by The Goldsmiths & Silversmiths Company, 112 Regent Street, London, and contained in grey leather covered case

Guide Price: £120-160

Lot 472 SOLD FOR: £ 260

A pair of gentleman's 9ct gold cufflinks with octagonal textured faces, a pair of gentleman's 9ct rose gold cufflinks with twin oval faces, a gentleman's 9ct gold tie pattern tie clip, 2.625ins (weight 29 grammes), and a pin with a pearl terminal

Guide Price: £250-300

Lot 473 SOLD FOR: £ 220

A pair of gentleman's 18ct gold and white enamel oval cufflinks with twin engine turned faces with white enamel borders (weight 12 grammes - white enamel chipped in places)

Guide Price: £200-250

Lot 474 SOLD FOR: £ 320

A pair of modern gentleman's silver and green enamel frog pattern cufflinks by Mappin & Webb, hallmarked London 2007, in fitted box, a pair of Hermes silver trumpet pattern cufflinks, and two other pairs of silver cufflinks

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 475 SOLD FOR: £ 150

A pair of gentleman's 18ct gold mounted black onyx and seed pearl cufflinks with octagonal faces (gross weight 4 grammes), and a pair of gentleman's 9ct gold cufflinks with rectangular engine turned faces (weight 8 grammes)

Guide Price: £150-200

Lot 476 SOLD FOR: £ 240

A 9ct gold key ring, the tag set with a South African 1963 One Rand coin (weight 12 grammes), and an 18ct gold plain wedding band (weight 4 grammes)

Guide Price: £200-300

Lot 477 SOLD FOR: £ 240

A late Victorian 15ct gold bar brooch of double link form, 2ins wide, and a 9ct gold mounted swivel watch key, the oval faces set with carnelian and bloodstone

Guide Price: £120-160

Lot 478 SOLD FOR: £ 60

A 9ct gold fox mask bar pattern brooch, 1.75ins, a gold coloured metal horse-shoe bar brooch, 1.5ins, and a 9ct gold St. Christopher on fine gold link chain (weight 7 grammes)

Guide Price: £60-80