Auction 15.06.1993

Christie's
London, South Kensington

Date of the auction: 15.06.1993

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A pair of 19th Century gold drop earrings, the triangular and loop tops...

A pair of 19th Century gold drop earrings, the triangular and loop tops with chain link swag decoration. (2

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 15 Jun 1993

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A pair of 19th Century silver gilt filigree long drop earrings with fringed...

A pair of 19th Century silver gilt filigree long drop earrings with fringed terminals; and a 19th Century silver gilt openwork circular panel, chain link swag and drop fringe necklace. (3

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 15 Jun 1993

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A pair of 19th Century gold circular panels, each with a ram's head centre...

A pair of 19th Century gold circular panels, each with a ram's head centre, with later stud earring fittings. (2

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 15 Jun 1993

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A pair of 19th Century drop earrings, the chatoyant mother-of-pearl...

A pair of 19th Century drop earrings, the chatoyant mother-of-pearl circular bead with serpent head design suspension set with rose diamond eyes, and with rose diamond curved line terminals; a pair of antique gold mounted circular agate two-stone drop earrings; a pair of rose diamond and imitation

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 15 Jun 1993

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A pavé turquoise heart-shaped locket back pendant with diamond single stone...

A pavé turquoise heart-shaped locket back pendant with diamond single stone centre; and a diamond and turquoise line heart-shape panel with open centre, mounted as a ring. (2

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 15 Jun 1993

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A 19th Century silver gilt and pavé turquoise hinged bangle modelled as a...

A 19th Century silver gilt and pavé turquoise hinged bangle modelled as a strap and buckle, with half-pearl decoration, in a case

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 15 Jun 1993

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A 19th Century silver gilt and pavé turquoise flowerhead cluster panel...

A 19th Century silver gilt and pavé turquoise flowerhead cluster panel bracelet

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 15 Jun 1993

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A diamond and pearl, untested, circular cluster ring with reeded shoulders.

A diamond and pearl, untested, circular cluster ring with reeded shoulders

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 15 Jun 1993

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A 19th Century gold, rose diamond, pearl and black enamel demi-parure of...

A 19th Century gold, rose diamond, pearl and black enamel demi-parure of serpent cluster and panel design, the graduated panel necklace of pearls within a gold and black enamel striped border and hook for suspension of one of the brooch pendants, the main brooch modelled as a serpent entwined around

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 15 Jun 1993

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An antique gold mounted hard-stone cameo necklace, each of the graduated...

An antique gold mounted hard-stone cameo necklace, each of the graduated onyx cameos depicting a classical profile, with chain link triple row connections, the matching earrings possibly constructed from necklace panels, in a case, some chains detached, two earring cameos unmounted. See Plate 2

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 15 Jun 1993

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A 19th Century silver, foiled garnet, foiled emerald, pearl and black and...

A 19th Century silver, foiled garnet, foiled emerald, pearl and black and white piqué enamel fringe necklace of cluster and ribbon-bow panel design

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 15 Jun 1993

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A 19th Century gold hinged panel buckle and strap design bracelet, engraved...

A 19th Century gold hinged panel buckle and strap design bracelet, engraved overall with scrolling foliage, and with white and green guilloche enamel decoration, and diamond-set "buckle", the clasp with four adjustments, damage to the enamel

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 15 Jun 1993

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A 19th Century gold Etruscan style hinged bangle with applied wirework...

A 19th Century gold Etruscan style hinged bangle with applied wirework border and Greek lettering, hinge damaged

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 15 Jun 1993

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A heart-shaped pendant engraved on each side with a monogram, and enclosing...

A heart-shaped pendant engraved on each side with a monogram, and enclosing a hinged bramah lock key, suspended from a belcher link neckchain, 104cms. See Plate 3

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 15 Jun 1993

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A 19th Century two-colour gold heart-shaped locket pendant with beadwork...

A 19th Century two-colour gold heart-shaped locket pendant with beadwork border and floral decoration, enclosing a woven hair design, the reverse engraved 14th Jan 1823; and four small heart-shaped locket pendants, each engraved with a date ranging from 1826 to 1832, with annotated note containing

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 15 Jun 1993

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A small group of lapis-lazuli jewllery comprising: a pair of amphora-shaped...

A small group of lapis-lazuli jewllery comprising: a pair of amphora-shaped drop earrings with half-pearl decoration and fringe border, tops detached, a pair of spherical bead drop earrings with matching bead, a cloak clasp, a fob brooch, a bar brooch with half-pearl points, and a stud. (9

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 15 Jun 1993

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A diamond single stone single ear stud; an unmounted heart-shaped fire...

A diamond single stone single ear stud; an unmounted heart-shaped fire opal; and an unmounted moonstone. (3

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 15 Jun 1993

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An antique gold, silver mounted turquoise and diamond circular cluster...

An antique gold, silver mounted turquoise and diamond circular cluster ring; a moonstone single stone ring; a ring mount dated 1890; and four rings. (7

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 15 Jun 1993

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A pearl, untested, three-stone bud design stickpin, in a case; a rose...

A pearl, untested, three-stone bud design stickpin, in a case; a rose diamond and moonstone pansy design stickpin, one moonstone deficient; a moonstone and rose diamond clover-leaf design pinhead; a stickpin modelled as a squirrel; a stag's head design stickpin; a pearl, untested, stickpin; an

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 15 Jun 1993

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A large heart-shaped frame containing a lock of hair, with pearl, untested...

A large heart-shaped frame containing a lock of hair, with pearl, untested, cabochon amethyst and cabochon citrine border and easel support, in a heart-shaped case, the case with easel support; a large 19th Century silver monogram brooch in red, blue and white enamel, signed Drummond, Stirling, in

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 15 Jun 1993

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A 19th Century gold oval locket back brooch, the centre stamped with the...

A 19th Century gold oval locket back brooch, the centre stamped with the head of Medusa, with applied wirework decoration; a spherical bracelet padlock with key; and a band ring with applied ashanti symbols. See Front Cover Illustration (Part Lot) (3

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 15 Jun 1993

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Two 18th Century gold mourning rings, one with circular hair-set head and...

Two 18th Century gold mourning rings, one with circular hair-set head and monogram, the reverse inscribed and dated 1793, the other with navette shaped hair-set head, the reverse inscribed and dated 1783. (2

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 15 Jun 1993

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Three circular hair-set pendants, one with small cardboard box, the...

Three circular hair-set pendants, one with small cardboard box, the interior annotated with details of the recipient and historical circumstances; a small rectangular locket, the interior set with hair; an oval hair-set brooch, the reverse with inscription dated 1846; a rectangular hair-set brooch

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 15 Jun 1993

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An antique silver gilt filigree maltese cross pendant, the foiled gem-set...

An antique silver gilt filigree maltese cross pendant, the foiled gem-set centre with reverse inscription dated 1814; and an antique gold and foiled emerald ribbon-bow and drop pendant. (2

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 15 Jun 1993

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Five antique foiled white paste circular buttons with two smaller examples...

Five antique foiled white paste circular buttons with two smaller examples; an antique white paste cluster and drop with later brooch fitting; a pair of antique paste graduated drop earrings; an antique paste drop mounted as a bar brooch; an Edwardian white and purple paste drop pendant; a white

Lot #: 32

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 15 Jun 1993

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A moonstone and green soapstone pansy flowerhead hatpin with diamond single...

A moonstone and green soapstone pansy flowerhead hatpin with diamond single stone centre; a pair of piqué tortoiseshell bead hatpins; a set of four hatpins with filigree design heads, in a case; four hatpins; two bustle pins, one modelled as a dragonfly, the other as a scarab; two rectangular belt

Lot #: 33

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 15 Jun 1993

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A small quantity of Eastern jewellery and accessories, comprising: two...

A small quantity of Eastern jewellery and accessories, comprising: two wirework bangles, each with a turquoise head engraved with foliage and Eastern characters, a stylised heart-shaped pendant, a cross-design pendant, a floral pin, a pair of turquoise drop fringe earrings, two stickpins, one with

Lot #: 34

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 15 Jun 1993

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An antique pinchbeck full width haircomb with pink paste decoration and...

An antique pinchbeck full width haircomb with pink paste decoration and lace frill; a smaller haircomb, the silver gilt hinged curved head of intricate ribbon design suspending fancy-link chain, swags and tassels; a small haircomb with pearl and rose diamond trefoil triple cluster decoration, in a

Lot #: 35

Estimate: £250 - £350

Date: 15 Jun 1993

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A group of jewellery fittings and pieces including four gold mounted...

A group of jewellery fittings and pieces including four gold mounted cabochon amethysts; an amethyst bead and imitation pearl necklace; a 19th Century silver stag's head brooch; a 19th Century silver butterfly pendant; a 19th Century silver and marcasite butterfly wing butterfly pendant suspended

Lot #: 36

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 15 Jun 1993

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A 19th Century gold thimble with pearl decoration, in a fitted case stamped...

A 19th Century gold thimble with pearl decoration, in a fitted case stamped Watherston & Son; and an antique Indian thimble enamelled with flowers and birds, enamel badly damaged, in a fitted case. (2

Lot #: 37

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 15 Jun 1993