Auction 19.12.1997

Christie's
London, South Kensington

Date of the auction: 19.12.1997

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A small group of jewellery

A small group of jewellery, comprising: a pair of fire opal hat pins, each of the circular heads set with three opals exhibiting various degrees of play-of-colour; a coiled snake bangle with rose cut diamond eyes; a bead and chain link anklet; a key ring with lions head decoration, Schlumberger

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £400 - £500

Date: 19 Dec 1997

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A small group of diamond jewellery and diamond set oddments

A small group of diamond jewellery and diamond set oddments, comprising: a diamond wristwatch, the rectangular dial with Arabic numerals, the seventeen jewel movement adjusted to two positions, the case stamped 900 Plat. 100 Irid.; with diamond, baguette diamond and triangular cut diamond shoulders

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 19 Dec 1997

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A small group of diamond and gem set components

A small group of diamond and gem set components, including: a pair of ruby and diamond set spherical drops; four diamond set bands; an antique diamond set monogram; and a ring

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 19 Dec 1997

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A pair of Van Cleef & Arpels ear clips

A pair of Van Cleef & Arpels ear clips, each with central emerald single stone, within a petal shaped border (border stones deficient), signed and numbered 11172

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 19 Dec 1997

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A ruby and diamond line bracelet

A ruby and diamond line bracelet, of triple row, with central square cut ruby line between two rows of diamonds, section of diamonds deficient, one ruby unmounted

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 19 Dec 1997

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An Arts and Crafts opal brooch

An Arts and Crafts opal brooch, the oval black opal within a two colour floral and foliate design surround and shoulders

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £500 - £600

Date: 19 Dec 1997

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Thirteen rings

Thirteen rings, including: an antique gem set "dearest" (one replacement); a sapphire and diamond oval cluster; and two diamond single stones. (13

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £250 - £300

Date: 19 Dec 1997

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A group of jewellery

A group of jewellery, including: a textured and polished gate link bracelet; three Scottish brooches; a 9ct gold pendant and chain, 12.0grm; and a regimental badge brooch, The Highland Light Infantry, Glasgow Highlanders

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Dec 1997

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A ruby and diamond bar brooch

A ruby and diamond bar brooch, the cushion shape ruby single stone with diamond two stone shoulders to a plain bar

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Dec 1997

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A small group of jewellery

A small group of jewellery, comprising: two diamond five stone half hoop rings; an amethyst and diamond cluster ring; an 18ct gold diamond and gem three stone gypsy ring; a 9ct gold and cultured pearl circle brooch; and a cultured pearl single row necklace. (6

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 19 Dec 1997

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Four rings

Four rings, comprising: a gypsy set diamond single stone; a diamond three stone; a diamond flowerhead cluster; and a garnet cluster. (4

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 19 Dec 1997

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Seven diamond and gem modern rings

Seven diamond and gem modern rings, including: a square cut sapphire large cluster with rose cut diamond decoration; an oval sapphire and diamond crossover design; and a cabochon ruby single stone with lasque diamond foliate shoulders. (7

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £450 - £550

Date: 19 Dec 1997

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An Austro-Hungarian style bracelet

An Austro-Hungarian style bracelet, of fancy-cut garnet flowerhead panels, the centre with scrolling foliate border

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £50 - £150

Date: 19 Dec 1997

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Nineteen unmounted diamonds

Nineteen unmounted diamonds, approximate weight 2.36 carats

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 19 Dec 1997

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A textured belcher link guard chain

A textured belcher link guard chain, 110cm., to a barrel shape clasp

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 19 Dec 1997

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Seven diamond and gem rings

Seven diamond and gem rings, comprising: two diamond five stone half hoops; a diamond lozenge shape cluster; an emerald and diamond eternity, size L; a square cut emerald and baguette diamond five stone half hoop with square cut diamond single stone shoulders; a ruby and diamond circular cluster

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 19 Dec 1997

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A diamond and citrine brooch pendant

A diamond and citrine brooch pendant, the large oval citrine with rose cut diamond foliate scroll surround, with brooch and pendant fitting, and belcher link chain, in a fitted case stamped Mappin Brothers. See Back Cover Illustration

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 19 Dec 1997

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A diamond and pink sapphire cluster ring

A diamond and pink sapphire cluster ring, the square cut pink sapphire single stone centre within a diamond twin row border with canted corners, in platinum mount and shank. See Front Cover Illustration

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 19 Dec 1997

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A sapphire and diamond ring

A sapphire and diamond ring, the oval sapphire within a diamond border, and with diamond and square cut sapphire triple row shoulders to a plain tapering shank. See Back Cover Illustration

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £400 - £500

Date: 19 Dec 1997

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A diamond and sapphire cluster ring

A diamond and sapphire cluster ring, the marquise diamond nine stone oval cluster centre within a calibre sapphire ballerina border, with split shoulders to a plain shank. See Back Cover Illustration

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £400 - £500

Date: 19 Dec 1997

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Two emerald and diamond rings

Two emerald and diamond rings, one a seven stone half hoop; the other a rectangular diamond set plaque with oval emerald single stone centre. (2

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £400 - £500

Date: 19 Dec 1997

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Two gem set rings in the antique style

Two gem set rings in the antique style, one a cabochon garnet and rose cut diamond twin heart and ribbon bow design; the other a ruby and diamond marquise cluster with foliate design shoulders. (2

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 19 Dec 1997

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A diamond cluster ring

A diamond cluster ring, the nine stones forming a flowerhead design

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £500 - £600

Date: 19 Dec 1997

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A diamond circular cluster ring

A diamond circular cluster ring, of ten stones

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £450 - £500

Date: 19 Dec 1997

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A sapphire and diamond cluster ring

A sapphire and diamond cluster ring, the oval sapphire single stone centre within a diamond two row border, with diamond two stone shoulders

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 19 Dec 1997

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A diamond triple cluster ring

A diamond triple cluster ring, of half hoop design, with scroll design shoulders

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 19 Dec 1997

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A diamond five stone ring

A diamond five stone ring, of half hoop design

Lot #: 32

Estimate: £450 - £500

Date: 19 Dec 1997

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An emerald and diamond ring

An emerald and diamond ring, of two stone crossover design with graduated diamond three stone shoulders

Lot #: 33

Estimate: £280 - £320

Date: 19 Dec 1997

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Five diamond set ring mounts

Five diamond set ring mounts, each for a square or rectangular main stone (deficient), one by Van Cleef & Arpels with tapering baguette diamond single stone shoulders, signed and numbered; one with baguette diamond single stone shoulders; one with baguette diamond graduated three stone shoulders

Lot #: 34

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 19 Dec 1997

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Five diamond set ring mounts

Five diamond set ring mounts, three with settings for a rectangular stone (deficient), each with baguette diamond single stone shoulders; one for a rectangular stone (deficient), with baguette diamond three stone graduated shoulders; and the last for an oval stone (deficient), with baguette diamond

Lot #: 35

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 19 Dec 1997