Auction 16.06.1998

Christie's
London, South Kensington

Date of the auction: 16.06.1998

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A CARVED JADE, LASQUE-CUT DIAMOND AND GEM PENDANT ON CHAIN

A CARVED JADE, LASQUE-CUT DIAMOND AND GEM PENDANT ON CHAIN, the rectangular jade panel in shades of green to lavender carved on either side with birds and fish, the graduated key pattern frame set with diamonds and cabochon emeralds on one side and diamonds and cabochon lapis lazuli on the other, to

Lot #: 201

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 16 Jun 1998

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A PAVÉ SET DIAMOND TAPERING HOOP RING

A PAVÉ SET DIAMOND TAPERING HOOP RING, the diamonds descending from a five row centre to single stone terminals in white setting with yellow gadroon borders

Lot #: 202

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 16 Jun 1998

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TWO RUBY AND GEM DRESS RINGS

TWO RUBY AND GEM DRESS RINGS comprising: a cabochon ruby single stone with baguette diamond four stone shoulders in broad polished yellow shank; and a ruby, emerald, sapphire and diamond oval cluster with broad castellated yellow shank. (2

Lot #: 203

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 16 Jun 1998

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AN EMERALD AND DIAMOND OWL HEAD POWDER COMPACT

AN EMERALD AND DIAMOND OWL HEAD POWDER COMPACT, the continental oval hinged case well modelled with raised features and engraved feather detail, the eyes formed as emerald and diamond clusters

Lot #: 204

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 16 Jun 1998

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A CALIBRÉ RUBY AND BAGUETTE DIAMOND STAR DESIGN RING

A CALIBRÉ RUBY AND BAGUETTE DIAMOND STAR DESIGN RING, the central ruby set four point star bordered by baguette diamonds with ruby shoulders in a broad tapering yellow band

Lot #: 205

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 16 Jun 1998

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A DIAMOND STEPPED SEVEN ROW WAISTED BARREL NECKLACE CLASP

A DIAMOND STEPPED SEVEN ROW WAISTED BARREL NECKLACE CLASP strung to twelve rows of Chinese freshwater cultured pearls

Lot #: 206

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 16 Jun 1998

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A CALIBRÉ SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND LINE BROOCH

A CALIBRÉ SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND LINE BROOCH with central sapphire six stone section flanked by diamond twelve stone twin row panels and tapering sapphire terminals, the engraved yellow mount with French marks

Lot #: 207

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 16 Jun 1998

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A 19TH. CENTURY DIAMOND, GOLD AND ENAMEL BROOCH PENDANT

A 19TH. CENTURY DIAMOND, GOLD AND ENAMEL BROOCH PENDANT of circular shield design, the central blue enamel boss with inset diamond four point star and locket back with diamond sixteen stone and blue enamel surround, the tubular rim set with four diamonds, with diamond two stone loop

Lot #: 210

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,500

Date: 16 Jun 1998

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A FRENCH RETRO DIAMOND SET CLIP BROOCH

A FRENCH RETRO DIAMOND SET CLIP BROOCH styled as a scrolling loop and panel, the polished yellow body with applied white mounts for the diamonds

Lot #: 211

Estimate: £1,800 - £2,500

Date: 16 Jun 1998

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A PAIR OF DIAMOND AND BLUE ENAMEL EARCLIPS

A PAIR OF DIAMOND AND BLUE ENAMEL EARCLIPS of opposed curved teardrop panels, one pavé set with diamonds, the other of deep blue enamel. (2

Lot #: 212

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 16 Jun 1998

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A PAIR OF DIAMOND FLOWERHEAD CLUSTER EARCLIPS

A PAIR OF DIAMOND FLOWERHEAD CLUSTER EARCLIPS with six stone centres and pavé set diamond petals. (2

Lot #: 213

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 16 Jun 1998

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A PAVÉ SET DIAMOND HALF HOOP RING

A PAVÉ SET DIAMOND HALF HOOP RING with central drop cut diamond in a field of old brilliant and eight cut diamonds mounted in white

Lot #: 214

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,500

Date: 16 Jun 1998

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TWO DIAMOND STAR BROOCHES

TWO DIAMOND STAR BROOCHES, the smaller 19th. Century example set with old cut and rose cut diamonds, with detachable brooch fitting; the larger early 20th. Century brooch with eight stone cluster centre. (2

Lot #: 215

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 16 Jun 1998

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THREE ANTIQUE DIAMOND FLOWERHEAD CLUSTERS

THREE ANTIQUE DIAMOND FLOWERHEAD CLUSTERS mounted as a brooch and earclips, each with single stone centre with diamond surround and pavé set petals. (3

Lot #: 216

Estimate: £6,000 - £8,000

Date: 16 Jun 1998

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A CITRINE AND DIAMOND RETRO BROOCH AND EARRINGS SET

A CITRINE AND DIAMOND RETRO BROOCH AND EARRINGS SET of pink and yellow concentric bands to baguette citrine and diamond stepped clusters, the brooch lacking one citrine. (3

Lot #: 217

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,500

Date: 16 Jun 1998

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A TURQUOISE AND NAVETTE DIAMOND BROOCH AND EARRINGS SET

A TURQUOISE AND NAVETTE DIAMOND BROOCH AND EARRINGS SET, each with a central oval turquoise cabochon with textured yellow leaf and navette diamond sixteen stone surround, the ring with one diamond deficient. (3

Lot #: 218

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 16 Jun 1998

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A 19TH. CENTURY GOLD, DIAMOND AND TURQUOISE BANGLE

A 19TH. CENTURY GOLD, DIAMOND AND TURQUOISE BANGLE of diagonal flute design set with alternating lines of calibré turquoise and diamond, with concealed hinge and clasp

Lot #: 219

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 16 Jun 1998

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A PAIR OF VAN CLEEF & ARPELS DIAMOND EARCLIPS

A PAIR OF VAN CLEEF & ARPELS DIAMOND EARCLIPS of curved bombé form, with seven lines of diamonds between ropework strands, the clips signed Van Cleef & Arpels, monture 4/80 C.S and numbered. (2

Lot #: 220

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 16 Jun 1998

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A PAIR OF DIAMOND AND CABOCHON SAPPHIRE DRESS CLIPS

A PAIR OF DIAMOND AND CABOCHON SAPPHIRE DRESS CLIPS of rolled brick link design with diamond edging and sapphire terminals. (2

Lot #: 221

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 16 Jun 1998

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A DIAMOND DRESS RING WITH MATCHING EARCLIPS

A DIAMOND DRESS RING WITH MATCHING EARCLIPS the 18ct. gold ring with central solitaire diamond in a bombé setting of polished gold discs and scattered diamonds, bearing import marks, and a pair of matching diamond and disc earclips. (3

Lot #: 222

Estimate: £3,500 - £4,500

Date: 16 Jun 1998

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A PAIR OF DIAMOND AND CULTURED PEARL CLUSTER EARCLIPS

A PAIR OF DIAMOND AND CULTURED PEARL CLUSTER EARCLIPS with a central cultured pearl bordered by twelve diamonds. (2

Lot #: 223

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 16 Jun 1998

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A PAIR OF DIAMOND AND SOUTH SEA CULTURED PEARL CLUSTER EARCLIPS

A PAIR OF DIAMOND AND SOUTH SEA CULTURED PEARL CLUSTER EARCLIPS with central full cultured pearl, approximate diameter 12.5 mm., in a diamond two row surround, mounted in 18ct. white gold. (2

Lot #: 224

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 16 Jun 1998

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A PAIR OF DIAMOND AND SOUTH SEA CULTURED PEARL EARCLIPS

A PAIR OF DIAMOND AND SOUTH SEA CULTURED PEARL EARCLIPS of fruit and leaf design, the slightly baroque drop shaped cultured pearls with pavé set diamond twin leaf and marquise diamond three stone surmounts, mounted in 18ct. white gold. (2

Lot #: 225

Estimate: £3,000 - £5,000

Date: 16 Jun 1998

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A PAIR OF DIAMOND AND BAROQUE CULTURED PEARL EARCLIPS

A PAIR OF DIAMOND AND BAROQUE CULTURED PEARL EARCLIPS, the large cultured pearls with pavé set diamond domed cushion shaped surrounds. (2

Lot #: 226

Estimate: £2,500 - £3,500

Date: 16 Jun 1998

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AN AQUAMARINE AND DIAMOND BROOCH AND EARCLIPS

AN AQUAMARINE AND DIAMOND BROOCH AND EARCLIPS, the clip-brooch with central rectangular aquamarine bordered by diamonds and baguette aquamarines with diamond and baguette diamond surmount; the earclips each with a central rectangular aquamarine with a varied border of diamonds and baguette diamonds

Lot #: 228

Estimate: £3,500 - £4,500

Date: 16 Jun 1998

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TWO AQUAMARINE AND DIAMOND RINGS

TWO AQUAMARINE AND DIAMOND RINGS, one set with an octagonal step cut aquamarine with diamond and square cut diamond scroll and crescent shoulders; the other with a cushion shape mixed cut aquamarine mounted in platinum with diamond three line shoulders. (2

Lot #: 230

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 16 Jun 1998

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AN AQUAMARINE AND DIAMOND BROOCH

AN AQUAMARINE AND DIAMOND BROOCH set with a rectangular scissor-cut aquamarine in a diamond openwork border

Lot #: 231

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,500

Date: 16 Jun 1998

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A TAHITIAN BLACK CULTURED PEARL NECKLACE WITH DIAMOND CLASP

A TAHITIAN BLACK CULTURED PEARL NECKLACE WITH DIAMOND CLASP, the cultured pearls graduated from approximately 14.0mm. to 12.0mm. to a pavé diamond ball clasp

Lot #: 234

Estimate: £5,000 - £7,000

Date: 16 Jun 1998

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AN ANTIQUE GOLD MUFF CHAIN

AN ANTIQUE GOLD MUFF CHAIN of hexagonal bar and belcher links with star and circle decoration, the clasp modelled as a jewelled hand grasping a snake, approximate length 116cm

Lot #: 238

Estimate: £2,000 - £3,000

Date: 16 Jun 1998

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A 19TH. CENTURY GOLD AND TURQUOISE BRACELET AND SIMILAR EARRINGS

A 19TH. CENTURY GOLD AND TURQUOISE BRACELET AND SIMILAR EARRINGS, the bracelet of engraved interlocking turquoise set links with double tongue clasp; the drop earrings of entwined knot design set with turquoise, suspended from later fittings. (3

Lot #: 239

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 16 Jun 1998