Auction 11.06.2019

Sworders - Fine Art Auctioneers
Cambridge Road
CM24 8GE Stansted Mountfitchet, Essex
United Kingdom
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Date of the auction: 11.06.2019 - 12.06.2019

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A gilt metal agate panel bracelet, c.1830, with a series of rectangular cut corner agate tablets, set plain frames with applied bead detail, all joined by pairs of jump rings, with baton links between, to a concealed box clasp, 165mm long, together with a similar gilt metal, cornelian and chalcedony

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 11 Jun 2019 - 12 Jun 2019

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A Georgian gold cased masonic brooch of elongated cushion form, c.1800-1820, with hand painted and cut paper applied symbols to include Eye, Moon and Seven Stars, Heavy Setting Maul, Jacob's Ladder, Square, Triangle, Irradiated Sun, Trowel, Plumbline, VSL Level, Chequered Pavement, Tracing Board

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 11 Jun 2019 - 12 Jun 2019

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A Georgian gilt metal masonic pendant, c.1800-1820, with cut paper and applied symbols to include Eye, Moon and Seven Stars, Heavy Setting Maul, Jacob's Ladder, Square, Triangle, Irradiated Sun, Trowel, Plumbline, VSL Level, Chequered Pavement, Tracing Board with various Working Tools, with glazing

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 11 Jun 2019 - 12 Jun 2019

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A Georgian-style gold memorial swivel seal, with a glazed woven hair compartment to one side and an hand engraved later monogram to the other. Tested as approximately 15ct gold. 34 x 19mm, 5.53g

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 11 Jun 2019 - 12 Jun 2019

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A pair of Regency gold-mounted woven hair bracelets, with gold and figure agate set clasps. Dark brown woven hair bracelets with flat section textured end caps with a cannetille border, oval cabochon agate set concealed box clasp, with natural inclusions resembling a figure to a cannetille border

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 11 Jun 2019 - 12 Jun 2019

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A Regency gold agate bracelet, with a chased and arched box clasp centrepiece. A series of cushion-shaped agate specimen tablets, each one claw set in a shallow collet, all joined by pairs of jump rings. An arched concealed box clasp centrepiece with a rectangular agate plaque to a gold cased

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £180 - £250

Date: 11 Jun 2019 - 12 Jun 2019

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A George IV gold memorial ring, with a rectangular, woven hair, glazed panel to a faceted black paste border, with flat section tapered shoulders with raised chased borders, with 'in memory of' to a black champlevé ground. Hand engraved inside the shank to read 'Caroline Harris, died 22 Sept, 1821

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £130 - £180

Date: 11 Jun 2019 - 12 Jun 2019

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A Georgian diamond and enamel plaque ring, c.1800, with a curved cut cornered plaque, 30 x 17mm, with an oval Dutch rose cut paste in a cut down collet at the centre. Cornflower guilloché enamel ground with scattered rose cut diamonds and a rose cut border. Closed back setting to flat tapering

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 11 Jun 2019 - 12 Jun 2019

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A Georgian gold and enamel memorial ring, c.1780, with a navette-shaped head, with a memorial plaque, painted en grisaille to a glazed cover, with a lady leaning on an urn below a weeping willow tree. A royal blue enamel and white dot frame to a bead border, with tapered shoulders, with hand

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 11 Jun 2019 - 12 Jun 2019

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A pair of gilt metal Swiss enamel-style drop earrings, c.1830, with detachable pendant drops, each earring decorated with panels of white and gold flowers to a black ground, with open scroll frames, 69 x 22mm (2

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £100 - £130

Date: 11 Jun 2019 - 12 Jun 2019

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A Georgian diamond, enamel and seed pearl brooch, with an oval rose cut diamond, foiled and set to a cut down collet. A blue enamel surround within a white enamel band, gold and split pearl octagonal border. Gold tested as approximately 9ct gold. 23 x 17mm, 4.70g

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 11 Jun 2019 - 12 Jun 2019

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A Georgian carved sardonyx memorial pendant, with a carved forget-me-not to the centre, with a flower head border, dome back collets with central glazing deficient, 3.43g, together with a Victorian carved sardonyx and split pearl brooch, with an outer bead border, 2.70g, and a 9ct gold sardonyx

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £100 - £130

Date: 11 Jun 2019 - 12 Jun 2019

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An 18ct gold curb link bracelet with later 9ct gold padlock and eleven assorted seals, to include gold and gold cased examples with a Regency gold example decorated with grapes and vines. A smokey quartz matrix intaglio engraved 'yew have my heart'. Bracelet hallmarked 118ctgold, 'Lawson, Ward

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 11 Jun 2019 - 12 Jun 2019

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A Georgian cased gold flat cut foiled garnet necklace and earring suite, with a floral cluster to the centre, all in cut down collets. A daisy garnet cluster to each side, with garnet wisteria-style sections to each side, all in cut down collets to a garnet daisy box clasp, 420mm long, 48.97g. A

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £4,300 - £4,500

Date: 11 Jun 2019 - 12 Jun 2019

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A Georgian gold foiled back citrine and split pearl brooch/pendant, with an oval mixed cut foiled back citrine, in a gold cut down collet. A milled wire border to an outer row of split pearls, all in cut down collets to a dome back setting. Later pendant bale. Tested as approximately 9ct gold. 33 x

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 11 Jun 2019 - 12 Jun 2019

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A Georgian foiled topaz and split pearl cluster, later mounted as a ring. An oval faceted foil backed topaz, in a cut down collet to a twisted wire border, with an outer row of split pearls, all in cut down collets, with a dome back setting, to a later shank with split shoulders and a plain shank

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £200 - £400

Date: 11 Jun 2019 - 12 Jun 2019

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A Georgian silver, pink, foiled paste flower head brooch, with a circular mixed cut paste in a cut down collet at the centre. Radiating petal shaped, foil backed, paste petals, all rub set in dome back settings, to a later brooch fitting. 35mm diameter, 16.31g

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £150 - £250

Date: 11 Jun 2019 - 12 Jun 2019

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A gold garnet set hat pin, c.1900, with a scissor cut garnet, rub set to an open rococo basket, with a plain bead to a gold pin. Tested as approximately 9ct gold. 152mm long, 4.43g

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 11 Jun 2019 - 12 Jun 2019

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An early 20th century gold stick pin, with a circular mixed cut topaz, claw set to a looped wire head. Tested as approximately 18ct gold. 3.15g

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 11 Jun 2019 - 12 Jun 2019

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A Georgian gold garnet and pearl cross, c.1780, with a later case. The cross composed of six conical gold dome back collets, each one set with a baroque pearl, all to radiating rays, with faceted garnets between. A trefoil cluster of garnets at each end and suspended below open looped plaques. All

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 11 Jun 2019 - 12 Jun 2019

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A pair of Georgian flat cut garnet links, later mounted as earrings, each one comprising a pear cut garnet and two smaller garnets, in a dome back with cut down collets, with screw fittings. 16mm long, 3.20g (2

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £80 - £120

Date: 11 Jun 2019 - 12 Jun 2019

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An early Victorian blister pearl and diamond drop pendant, with a pear-shaped blister pearl, rub set to the centre in a closed back yellow collet. A border of rose cut diamonds, all rub set in silver and backed in gold. Tested as approximately 9ct gold and silver. Gilt metal jump ring. 30 x 17mm

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 11 Jun 2019 - 12 Jun 2019

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A pair of Georgian paste drop earrings, with a paste set daisy cluster to the top. An articulated paste below with an articulated pear-shaped frame below that, to a graduated paste stone, all set in silver cut down collets and backed in gold, with gold hook fittings. 41mm long, 9.66g (2

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 11 Jun 2019 - 12 Jun 2019

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A pair of Georgian paste drop earrings, each with articulated laurel garlands, to a pear-shaped drop with a dome back setting. Tested as silver, with gold hook fittings. 43mm long, 6.16g (2

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 11 Jun 2019 - 12 Jun 2019

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A Victorian three-row panther-style necklace, with an Etruscan revival style slide, with applied twisted wire decoration to a bloomed ground. An oval shaped fixed half solid bolt ring below. A box clasp with matching decoration and a row of fine beads to each outside edge. Tested as approximately

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £3,500 - £4,000

Date: 11 Jun 2019 - 12 Jun 2019

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A gold repoussé stylised bottony cross, with a central cluster of rose cut garnets, all milligrain set with further garnets to the branches. Tested as approximately 9ct gold. 64 x 43mm (including bale), 7.79g

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 11 Jun 2019 - 12 Jun 2019

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An Italian cased gold Etruscan or Archaeological Revival bangle, attributed to Cesare Roccheggiani, c.1870. A row of lapis lazuli beads, peg set to the top half with twisted wire borders and applied wire and bead decoration, to a bloomed ground. Applied lettering 'Roma' to the lower half with

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £1,800 - £2,200

Date: 11 Jun 2019 - 12 Jun 2019

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A Victorian gold, sapphire and diamond hinged locket, of lightly domed form. A diagonal row of star set circular mixed cut sapphires and rose cut diamonds to a bloomed ground, decorated with applied bead and wire work to a large 'J' shaped bale. 49 x 29mm, 12.33g

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £650 - £750

Date: 11 Jun 2019 - 12 Jun 2019

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A cased Victorian gold bead necklace, with a series of 5.2mm spherical beads, all joined by tubular links to a textured barrel clasp, marked 15. Case by 'T.J. Pauls & Co. 10 Lord Street, Liverpool'. 443mm long, 28.73g

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £280 - £350

Date: 11 Jun 2019 - 12 Jun 2019

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An Italian silver gilt micro mosaic brooch/pendant and earring suite, c.1870, the brooch/pendant with a central boss, with a micro mosaic beetle to a white micro mosaic ground, fleur-de-lys spray with chain swags and pendant drops, with a detachable feature 'V' shaped bale with applied bead detail

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £200 - £400

Date: 11 Jun 2019 - 12 Jun 2019