Auction 20.04.1993

Christie's
London, South Kensington

Date of the auction: 20.04.1993

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A 19th Century rock crystal heart-shaped pendant with applied turquoise and...

A 19th Century rock crystal heart-shaped pendant with applied turquoise and rose diamond twin heart and coronet motif, with rose diamond three-stone suspension loop, suspended from a belcher link neckchain. See Plate 5

Lot #: 1

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 20 Apr 1993

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A 19th Century gold lozenge-shaped locket, the repoussé cover depicting an...

A 19th Century gold lozenge-shaped locket, the repoussé cover depicting an Indian god, the reverse with foliate engraving. See Plate 4

Lot #: 2

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 20 Apr 1993

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A 19th Century gold filigree mounted twin lion's claw brooch, the mounts...

A 19th Century gold filigree mounted twin lion's claw brooch, the mounts decorated with a bird and a bow and arrow, with twin tassel drop, the reverse with maker's plaque W.S.; and an oval tortoiseshell locket with piqué decoration

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 20 Apr 1993

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An antique tortoiseshell butterfly, mounted as a brooch, with applied gold...

An antique tortoiseshell butterfly, mounted as a brooch, with applied gold filigree decoration set with turquoise and half-pearl

Lot #: 4

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 20 Apr 1993

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An oval ivory cameo carved as a maiden's head, with brooch mount, and a...

An oval ivory cameo carved as a maiden's head, with brooch mount, and a pair of matching drop earrings, in a case

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £100 - £150

Date: 20 Apr 1993

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A carved ivory brooch modelled as a spray of roses; a smaller example with...

A carved ivory brooch modelled as a spray of roses; a smaller example with matching panel drops, one with earring fitting; and a pair of carved ivory earring drops each modelled as a fuschia flower. (6

Lot #: 6

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 20 Apr 1993

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A carved coral brooch of acorns amongst foliage, with matching drop; and a...

A carved coral brooch of acorns amongst foliage, with matching drop; and a coral bead graduated single row necklace. (2

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £180 - £200

Date: 20 Apr 1993

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An oval coral cameo depicting a classical bearded gentleman, mounted as a...

An oval coral cameo depicting a classical bearded gentleman, mounted as a bracelet clasp, with coral nine-row bead bracelet attached; an oval coral cameo depicting a classical maiden, mounted as a brooch with gilt wirework surround; an oval coral cameo depicting a maiden's profile, mounted as a

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 20 Apr 1993

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A carved coral necklace, the centre panel formed from a cluster of fruit...

A carved coral necklace, the centre panel formed from a cluster of fruit, flowers and foliage, and with cherub's head and wings centre, and with triple-row coral bead necklace; a pair of carved coral floral and foliate drop earrings, modern fittings; an oval carved coral cameo depicting maiden's

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 20 Apr 1993

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A carved coral expanding bracelet, each of the graduated panels carved with...

A carved coral expanding bracelet, each of the graduated panels carved with fruit and foliage, the centre panel carved with a parrot; and a carved coral floral and foliate spray brooch. (2

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 20 Apr 1993

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A small group of jet and imitation jet jewellery comprising: a large...

A small group of jet and imitation jet jewellery comprising: a large fancy-link necklace suspending three cameo pendants, each depicting a female profile; an oval brooch with centre shell cameo depicting a classical scene; a pair of drops of openwork and twist design each with floral engraved

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 20 Apr 1993

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A 19th Century gold mounted oval banded onyx mourning ring with reeded...

A 19th Century gold mounted oval banded onyx mourning ring with reeded wirework design border, cross-over shoulders and shank, the reverse of the head with inscription dated 1866; and an oval onyx locket back pendant with applied pearl lily-of-the-valley motif. (2

Lot #: 12

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 20 Apr 1993

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An antique gold mounted stylised heart-shaped locket pendant set with a...

An antique gold mounted stylised heart-shaped locket pendant set with a miniature of a seated lady, with rose diamond seven-stone surmount; and an antique gold mounted circular locket pendant with graduated white and blue enamel and pearl border. (2

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £180 - £200

Date: 20 Apr 1993

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A pair of antique gilt drop earrings pierced and engraved with scrolling...

A pair of antique gilt drop earrings pierced and engraved with scrolling foliage; a pair of antique drop earrings, the cone-shaped stamped body with applied floral decoration and beadwork terminals, later screw fittings; and a pair of antique chalcedony drop earrings with foliate stamped gilt mount

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £160 - £200

Date: 20 Apr 1993

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A 19th Century gold cased swivel fob seal, the rectangular cornelian matrix...

A 19th Century gold cased swivel fob seal, the rectangular cornelian matrix seal engraved with a male classical profile, the chalcedony matrix with two birds at a pedestal urn, beneath the legend L'Amitie, the surround and handle deeply chased with flowers, foliage and scrolls; an antique gold cased

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 20 Apr 1993

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A 19th Century gold Celtic design annular brooch set with amethysts...

A 19th Century gold Celtic design annular brooch set with amethysts, citrines, rock crystal and a pearl. See Plate 4

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 20 Apr 1993

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A group of 19th Century silver mounted Scottish pebble jewellery...

A group of 19th Century silver mounted Scottish pebble jewellery comprising: a bracelet, the knot-work centre and graduated panels set with blue agates, a shield and scroll-shape brooch with blue/grey agates, a fluted panel hard-stone bracelet to a padlock clasp, an octagonal hard-stone panel

Lot #: 17

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 20 Apr 1993

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A 19th Century gold mounted oval agate brooch; a 19th Century silver...

A 19th Century gold mounted oval agate brooch; a 19th Century silver mounted Scottish pebble annular brooch with strap and buckle decoration; a 19th Century silver mounted Scottish pebble tubular knot-design brooch; three agate bracelets; an agate necklace formed from a pair of bracelets and a

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 20 Apr 1993

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An antique foiled garnet graduated single row necklace.

An antique foiled garnet graduated single row necklace

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 20 Apr 1993

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A pearl and rose diamond vine and grape cluster pendant with pearl and rose...

A pearl and rose diamond vine and grape cluster pendant with pearl and rose diamond central drop, and rose diamond ribbon bow surmount suspension

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £300 - £400

Date: 20 Apr 1993

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A 19th Century gold oval locket back pendant with applied blue enamel and...

A 19th Century gold oval locket back pendant with applied blue enamel and half-pearl star motif and with blue enamel and half-pearl line suspension

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 20 Apr 1993

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A pair of 19th Century gold lozenge-shaped drop earrings with applied blue...

A pair of 19th Century gold lozenge-shaped drop earrings with applied blue enamel and half-pearl motif and fringe terminal, the bow design surmount with later peg fittings. (2

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £200 - £300

Date: 20 Apr 1993

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A 19th Century gold oval locket back pendant, the centre single stone...

A 19th Century gold oval locket back pendant, the centre single stone amethyst with half-pearl border

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £150 - £200

Date: 20 Apr 1993

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A 19th Century gold collet set oval amethyst seven-stone fringe and swag...

A 19th Century gold collet set oval amethyst seven-stone fringe and swag necklace with snake-link chain to a melon-fluted clasp. See Plate 5

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 20 Apr 1993

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An American late 19th Century gold and variscite brooch modelled as a...

An American late 19th Century gold and variscite brooch modelled as a griffin, with blister pearl drop and garnet decoration. See Back Cover Illustration

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 20 Apr 1993

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A 19th Century gold snake necklace, the head set with cabochon garnets and...

A 19th Century gold snake necklace, the head set with cabochon garnets and suspending a cabochon garnet two-stone scrollwork drop. See Back Cover Illustration

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 20 Apr 1993

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A 19th Century gold mounted Scottish pebble bracelet with octagonal...

A 19th Century gold mounted Scottish pebble bracelet with octagonal hard-stone panels, the padlock clasp with locket reverse set with hair and half-pearl. See Plate 5

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £700 - £1,000

Date: 20 Apr 1993

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A diamond and turquoise, knife-edge openwork hinged bangle, the oval...

A diamond and turquoise, knife-edge openwork hinged bangle, the oval cluster head with diamond two-stone shoulders, in a case stamped Collingwood & Co. to the Royal Family

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

Date: 20 Apr 1993

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A diamond and turquoise cluster knife-edge line necklace, three cluster...

A diamond and turquoise cluster knife-edge line necklace, three cluster fittings deficient, in a case stamped Collingwood & Co

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £1,500 - £2,000

Date: 20 Apr 1993

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An Edwardian diamond and rose diamond openwork panel and cluster pendant...

An Edwardian diamond and rose diamond openwork panel and cluster pendant necklace with staple link backchain, in a case stamped Halford & Sons Ltd.. See Plate 6

Lot #: 32

Estimate: £1,200 - £1,600

Date: 20 Apr 1993