December 6, 2016 - Fine Jewelry Auction

John Moran Auctioneers
West Woodbury Rd. 735
CA 91001 Altadena
United States
[email protected] · +1 (626)793 1833

Date of the auction: 06.12.2016

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An Edwardian diamond heart pendant brooch

An Edwardian diamond heart pendant brooch Print Circa 1910, platinum-topped 18K yellow gold entirely set with old mine-cut diamonds totaling approximately 4.50cts. and graded H-I color and SI clarity, 1 1/2'' x 1 1/4'', 14.4 grams, est: $1200/1800 *Price Realized: $4,612.50 Condition: The pendant

Lot #: 001

Estimate: US$0

Date: 6 Dec 2016

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A gem set and enamel dragonfly brooch

A gem set and enamel dragonfly brooch Print Silver-topped 18K yellow gold, the en tremblant wings designed in colored plique-a-jour enamel and further embellished with ninety-five rose and old mine-cut diamonds totaling approximately 0.75ct., and further set with a two cabochon ruby eyes and

Lot #: 002

Estimate: US$0

Date: 6 Dec 2016

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Two antique diamond and enamel jewelry items

Two antique diamond and enamel jewelry items Print Including an 18K yellow gold blue guilloche enameled locket slide opening to reveal a mirror and topped with one old mine and ninety rose-cut diamonds totaling approximately 1ct., 1 1/2''; and a silver brooch centering a blue glass plaque inset with

Lot #: 003

Estimate: US$0

Date: 6 Dec 2016

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A group of gents items

A group of gents items Print Included a 14K rose and white gold fob chain suspending an antique 14K yellow gold expandable pencil and a 14K yellow gold locket charm with expandable cigarette holder; a 14K yellow gold fob chain suspending a button with monogram "JGL"; a 14K yellow gold fleur-de-lys

Lot #: 004

Estimate: US$0

Date: 6 Dec 2016

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An antique gold watch and fob chain

An antique gold watch and fob chain Print Suspending a detachable 14K yellow gold 10 jewel manual enameled pocket watch by Remontois, with a 14K yellow gold bow pin top, 32.8 grams gross, and a 12K rose gold fob chain. 57'', 27.3 grams, est: $700/900 *Price Realized: $922.50 Condition: The watch is

Lot #: 005

Estimate: US$0

Date: 6 Dec 2016

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Two antique gold cameo brooches

Two antique gold cameo brooches Print Including an agate cameo brooch depicting a soldiers profile, within an 18K yellow gold cannetille gold frame, 2'' x 1 1/2''; and a shell cameo brooch depicting the profile of lute and female, within a 14K yellow gold frame, 2 3/4'' x 2 1/4'', est: $600/800

Lot #: 006

Estimate: US$0

Date: 6 Dec 2016

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Two antique enamel and gold bracelets

Two antique enamel and gold bracelets Print Including a 14K yellow gold cuff tassel bracelet with blue enameled buckle, inscribed "A.G.H July 13th, 1860'', 6'', 14.2 grams; and a Victorian 18K yellow gold hinged bangle topped with blue enamel and a line of seed pearls, 7'', 38.6 grams, est

Lot #: 007

Estimate: US$0

Date: 6 Dec 2016

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A Le Coultre gold minute repeater Chronograph

A Le Coultre gold minute repeater Chronograph Print A Le Coultre gold minute repeater Chronograph Triple Calendar and Moon Phase pocket watch, circular white porcelain dial with black Roman numeral hour markers, outer minute track, apeture for month, sunken sub-dials for day, date, and seconds with

Lot #: 008

Estimate: US$0

Date: 6 Dec 2016

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A group of four gold-filled pocket watches

A group of four gold-filled pocket watches Print The first: a gent's Railroad-grade Waltham Crescent St., circular white dial with Arabic seconds, sub seconds, attached to a 21 jewel stem wind and lever set movement, serial #26616315, within a 10K gold filled open face case. Dia: 51mm; the second: a

Lot #: 009

Estimate: US$0

Date: 6 Dec 2016

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A Victorian gold and enamel bangle

A Victorian gold and enamel bangle Print A tested 14K yellow gold bangle, with black enamel and rose-cut center and a bow motif, measures 2 1/4'', 26.7 grams gross, est: $600/800 Condition: Overall good condition with normal signs of wear. Minor soft dents evident. Safety chain attached

Lot #: 010

Estimate: US$0

Date: 6 Dec 2016

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A group of four gold gent's watches

A group of four gold gent's watches Print The first: a gents A.W. Co. Waltham 14K gold pocket watch, circular white dial, sub-seconds, attached to stem wind and lever set signed Waltham ''Royal'' movement, serial: 1901483, within a 14K yellow gold hunters case etched design in the form of a floral

Lot #: 011

Estimate: US$0

Date: 6 Dec 2016

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A double-strand cultured pearl & diamond necklace

A double-strand cultured pearl & diamond necklace Print With cultured pearls measuring from 4.2mm to 8.4mm, with an 18K white gold flower clasp set with twenty-five single and full-cut round diamonds totaling approximately 0.30ct. and graded H-I color and SI clarity, 27", est: $300/500 *Price

Lot #: 012

Estimate: US$0

Date: 6 Dec 2016

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A group of seven antique jewelry items

A group of seven antique jewelry items Print Tests 14K gold, including a lapis and diamond locket pendant; a photo pendant; a gold knot pin; a sapphire, diamond and gold circle pendant-brooch; an enamel and seed pearl tassel pendant brooch; a ruby, diamond and seed pearl bar necklace; and a pair of

Lot #: 013

Estimate: US$0

Date: 6 Dec 2016

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An antique ebony, ruby, diamond blackamoor brooch

An antique ebony, ruby, diamond blackamoor brooch Print Circa 1880, silver-topped 14K yellow gold, with a carved ebony figure, set with forty-two cabochon rubies totaling approximately 11.00cts. and eight old mine-cut diamonds totaling approximately 2.00cts. and graded I-J color and SI-I clarity, 2

Lot #: 014

Estimate: US$0

Date: 6 Dec 2016

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An antique gold and ribbon bookmark

An antique gold and ribbon bookmark Print Circa 1890, tests 14K yellow gold attached to a purple ribbon, 8 3/4'', 21.2 grams, est: $1200/1800 Condition: The bookmark shows normal wear commensurate with age including light scratches

Lot #: 015

Estimate: US$0

Date: 6 Dec 2016

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Two pairs of 14K yellow gold cufflinks

Two pairs of 14K yellow gold cufflinks Print Including an antique pair of cufflinks, circa 1900 with marks for George O. Street and set with two round diamonds totaling approximately 0.15ct.; and a pair of double-link yellow enameled golden labrador cufflinks, 19.2 grams gross, est: $1000/1500

Lot #: 016

Estimate: US$0

Date: 6 Dec 2016

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An antique agate cameo, pearl and diamond pendant

An antique agate cameo, pearl and diamond pendant Print Circa 1870, tested 14K yellow gold, centering a scalloped carved agate cameo with a six old mine-cut diamonds surround totaling approximately 0.90 ct. and pearl trim with a pearl drop, 2'' x 1 3/8'', est: $1200/1800 *Price Realized: $1,168.50

Lot #: 017

Estimate: US$0

Date: 6 Dec 2016

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A gem-set and enamel orchid brooch

A gem-set and enamel orchid brooch Print Tests silver and 18K yellow gold, centering a line of ten graduated round cabochon sapphires totaling approximately 3.20cts., further pave set with approximately three hundred single-cut round diamonds totaling approximately 4.50cts., graded H-J color and VS

Lot #: 018

Estimate: US$0

Date: 6 Dec 2016

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Two jeweled antique trinket boxes

Two jeweled antique trinket boxes Print 19th century, including a small round hinged box set with light emeralds, garnets and seed pearls with the 3 doghead in lozenge mark indicating Austro-Hungarian origin circa 1867-1872 and 800 silver to interior and further stamped ''KT'', 1 3/8'' H x 1 1/2

Lot #: 019

Estimate: US$0

Date: 6 Dec 2016

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A group of two antique silver chatelaines

A group of two antique silver chatelaines Print Circa 19th century, the first chatelaine a brooch with 5 chains suspending a seal of a lower case ''b'', a small needlecase, a coin capsule monogrammed ''OS'', a matchstrike monogrammed ''B'', and a glove hook, all elements except the brooch and the

Lot #: 020

Estimate: US$0

Date: 6 Dec 2016

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A silver and gold Japanese crest cigarette case

A silver and gold Japanese crest cigarette case Print With a kamon of a 14-petal chrysanthemum with a bellflower blossom center rendered in gold, stamped with Japanese characters to interior, 3 3/4'' x 3'' x 5/8'', 111.8 grams, est: $500/700 *Price Realized: $984.00 Note: Kamon with 14 petals were

Lot #: 021

Estimate: US$0

Date: 6 Dec 2016

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A group of two antique chatelaines

A group of two antique chatelaines Print Circa 19th century and 20th century, the first a La Pierre gilt-washed silver chatelaine suspending a notepad, a coin pot and small knife set, each element stamped for La Pierre and for sterling with the exception of the hook itself; the second chatelaine

Lot #: 022

Estimate: US$0

Date: 6 Dec 2016

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Two 18th century diamond rings

Two 18th century diamond rings Print Silver-topped yellow gold including two backed rings each set with five rose-cut diamonds, of low color and clarity, size 5 and 7, est: $600/800 *Price Realized: $399.75 Condition: The rings show signs of evident wear with abrasions and scratches to the diamonds

Lot #: 023

Estimate: US$0

Date: 6 Dec 2016

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An Edwardian seed pearl and diamond double necklace

An Edwardian seed pearl and diamond double necklace Print Circa 1910, of multi-strand seed pearls with a silver-topped gold with rose and old mine-cut diamond and pearl double clasp, 15 1/4'' L, est: $800/1200 *Price Realized: $399.75 Condition: Overall good condition commensurate with age. Pearls

Lot #: 024

Estimate: US$0

Date: 6 Dec 2016

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An antique gold and carnelian fob seal

An antique gold and carnelian fob seal Print Tests 14K yellow gold, the carnelian seal measuring 1 1/4'' x 1'', 25.3 grams, est: $300/400 *Price Realized: $307.50 Note: The motto ''Deus pascit corvos'' (God feeds the ravens) indicates the seal was likely made for a member of the Corbett family

Lot #: 025

Estimate: US$0

Date: 6 Dec 2016

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A group of four antique jewelry items

A group of four antique jewelry items Print Including an onyx, diamond and 14K yellow gold ring, size 4; a 10K gold and coral ring, size 5 1/2; a 14K yellow gold and moonstone ring engraved ''LGMCL / Aug 9 - 16''; and a 14K yellow gold, sapphire and freshwater pearl floral pendant with modern 14K

Lot #: 026

Estimate: US$0

Date: 6 Dec 2016

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A jade cabochon, diamond and silver-topped ring

A jade cabochon, diamond and silver-topped ring Print 18K yellow gold, centering a jadeite jade cabochon measuring 7.7mm x 7.5mm x 3.2 mm, with a circular-cut diamond surround, size 7, 8.8 grams gross, est: $800/1200 *Price Realized: $492.00 Condition: Overall good condition with normal signs of

Lot #: 027

Estimate: US$0

Date: 6 Dec 2016

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Two enamel and gemset rings

Two enamel and gemset rings Print Including one with a white guilloche enamel center and a ruby, diamond and black enamel surround, the other a garnet center and a diamond, black and blue enamel surround, each size 6 1/4 (one with sizer, approximate size 6), 25.3 grams gross, est: $1000/1500 *Price

Lot #: 028

Estimate: US$0

Date: 6 Dec 2016

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Two antique gemset mesh coin purses

Two antique gemset mesh coin purses Print Circa 1890, 14K yellow gold including a purse set with simulated rubies and fifteen old mine-cut diamonds, 2 3/4'' x 2 1/4''; and a purse with one simulated sapphire and twenty old mine-cut diamonds; the lot diamond weight approximately 1.25cts. and graded

Lot #: 029

Estimate: US$0

Date: 6 Dec 2016

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An antique Swiss gemstone and Geneva enamel bracelet

An antique Swiss gemstone and Geneva enamel bracelet Print Circa 1830, tests 18K yellow gold with details of rose gold flowers, each of the eleven links centering a Geneva enameled portrait depicting young women in the regional costume of the canton named on the reverse of each enamel, futher set

Lot #: 030

Estimate: US$0

Date: 6 Dec 2016