Edinburgh Jewels

Bonhams London
Edinburgh 22 Queen St Edinburgh EH2 1JX Tel: +44 131 225 2266 Fax : +44 131 220 2547 [email protected]

Date of the auction: 23.05.2019

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Three gem-set pendants

One set with polished turquoises, one with polished coral corallium rubrum, one applied with star-motifs; each stamped '750', gross weight approximately 37 grams

Lot #: 2Y

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 23 May 2019

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Of military interest: A locket, Hunt and Roskell, circa 1879

The oval locket with raised ivy and foliate motifs to the front, the reverse engraved 'From Major W. T. Walker, 3rd Midd. Reg. R.V. to his wife Claudia souvenir of Aldershot Camp 1879', photographs inside the locket, dimensions approximately 35.0 x 45.0mm, possibly 15 carat gold, gross weight

Lot #: 3

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

Date: 23 May 2019

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A coral corrallium rubrum necklace

The two-strand coral corallium rubrum bead necklace to an oval 19th century clasp set with a coral corallium rubrum cameo, carved to depict the portrait of a lady, length approximately 82cm

Lot #: 4Y

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 23 May 2019

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A cameo pendant and brooch

The shell cameo carved to depict Dante, the frame of wirework design, length approximately - including bale 75mm, width approximately 38mm; and a shell cameo brooch, carved to depict classical figures, width approximately 40 x 50mm (2

Lot #: 5

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 23 May 2019

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A collection of stickpins

Comprising: three set with polished coral; one designed as a fish carved from cat's eye, one set with a polished turquoise pebble, one designed as a carved moonstone in the shape of the 'man on the moon' and framed by faceted garnets, two set with carved cameos, one designed as a shell carved from

Lot #: 6Y

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 23 May 2019

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A collection of gem-set, pearl and diamond brooches, Victorian

Comprising: four of oval shape; two circular and three others; some set with seed-pearls, onyx and garnet, seed-pearls untested (9

Lot #: 7

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 23 May 2019

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A citrine and topaz brooch, Victorian

Set to the centre with an oval-cut yellow citrine within a decorative frame of birds and foliage, suspending two pear-shaped and two oval-cut topaz, width approximately 50mm, length approximately 60mm, principal citrine weighing approximately 34.05cts

Lot #: 8

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 23 May 2019

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A lady's enameled pocket watch and chain

The white dial applied with Roman numerals, half-hunter case, the ornately engraved front applied with pale pink guiloché enamel, the reverse similarly engraved, dial diameter approximately 26mm, case stamped '18K', numbered, gross weight approximately 37 grams; to a long rope-work chain, length

Lot #: 9

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 23 May 2019

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A collection of stickpins

Comprising: a stick-pin claw-set with a round brilliant-cut diamond weighing approximately 0.60ct, with a dress-stud which it can be screwed into; a horseshoe pin set with diamonds; a horse-shoe pin set with sapphires and diamonds; a crescent pin set with sapphires and diamonds (5

Lot #: 10

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 23 May 2019

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A collection of stickpins

Comprising: one set with a conch pearl measuring approximately 8.6 x 6.4mm and diamond accent; two set with a pearl with diamonds; one designed as a shell; one set with a grey button-shaped pearl; one set with a cultured pearl; one set with a plastic pearl, pearls untested (7

Lot #: 11

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 23 May 2019

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A collection of stickpins

To include: one blue enamel and seed pearl; two mounted with corallium rubrum; one tiger's eye; one banded agate; one malachite; two seed pearl; one micromosaic; one set with an operculum shell, five others and three gentleman's dress studs and one pin (19

Lot #: 12Y

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 23 May 2019

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An enamel and seed pearl bracelet

The articulated gold bracelet suspending a blue enamel and seed-pearl charm with glazed compartment to reverse, length approximately 19cm, damage to enamel, seed-pearls untested, fitted case stamped 'D.Crait, Goldsmith to the Queen, Glasgow

Lot #: 13

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,200

Date: 23 May 2019

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An emerald and diamond bar brooch

Pinched collet-set with an alternating line of old round brilliant-cut diamonds and step-cut emeralds, width approximately 35mm, largest emerald measuring approximately 5.0 x 4.0 x 2.0mm, estimated total diamond weight approximately 0.90ct

Lot #: 14

Estimate: £800 - £1,200

Date: 23 May 2019

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An opal and diamond ring

Claw-set with a slice of opal onto an opaque backing, framed by round brilliant-cut diamonds, to a plain hoop, size M, stamped 'PLAT' and '18', damage to opal, estimated total diamond weight approximately 1.20ct

Lot #: 15

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 23 May 2019

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A diamond bracelet, Victorian

Of articulated reeded bar-link form, set throughout with rose-cut diamonds, length approximately 17cm, stamped '9', maker's mark, gross weight approximately 46 grams, one diamond deficient

Lot #: 16

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 23 May 2019

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A collection of seed-pearl jewels, mid 19th Century

Comprising: a pair of seed-pearl pendent earrings, the pearls woven onto mother-of-pearl, length approximately 60mm, fitted case stamped 'Wm. Johnson'; a hair ornament of foliate design, similarly set with seed-pearls stitched onto a mother-of-pearl backing, width approximately 135mm; a velvet

Lot #: 17Y

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

Date: 23 May 2019

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A cigarette case

The textured square case opening to reveal an engraving stating 'Salus Populi Suprema Lex, presented to the Rt. Hon. Walter Elliott F.R.S. M.P., His Majesty's Minister of Health on the occasion of his opening the extensions at Saint Mary's Hospitals for women and children, Manchester, 20th January

Lot #: 18

Estimate: £800 - £1,000

Date: 23 May 2019

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A cigarette case

The textured from set to the centre with a circular engraving of a lion, framed by the text 'The Denbighshire County Council Duwadigon', stamped '375', British hallmarks and maker's mark 'W.N.LTD', engraved to the inside 'Rt. Hon. Walter Elliot M.C. M.P.', gross weight approximately 108 grams

Lot #: 19

Estimate: £1,000 - £1,500

Date: 23 May 2019

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A pocket watch, 1912

The circular white dial applied with Roman numerals, a secondary dial at 6 o'clock, blue steeled hands, dial diameter approximately 40mm, stamped '375', British hallmarks and maker's mark, numbered, gross weight approximately 99 grams

Lot #: 20

Estimate: £500 - £600

Date: 23 May 2019

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Two pairs of dress studs

Comprising: a pair set with grey/pink cultured pearls measuring approximately 6.1 x 6.0mm; and a pair set with polished moss agate cabochons, measuring approximately 7.0 x 4.8mm; each set stamped for 9 carat gold, accompanied by cases, one leather, cultured pearls untested

Lot #: 21

Estimate: £100 - £200

Date: 23 May 2019

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A gem-set and diamond night and day ring

Callibré-set with rubies on one side and sapphires to the other, the moving diamond half-hoops set with single-cut diamonds, size M, stamped '9CT

Lot #: 22

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 23 May 2019

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Three signet rings

Comprising: an oval signet ring pavé-set with round brilliant-cut diamonds in a ribbed surround, size J, estimated total diamond weight approximately 1.20cts; a signet ring set with a polished oval onyx, size K, stamped '9CT'; and a signet ring, the squared plaque accented with round brilliant-cut

Lot #: 23

Estimate: £400 - £600

Date: 23 May 2019

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A collection of brooches

Of various designs and ages, some set with semi-precious stones or diamonds; four stamped for 18 carat gold, two stamped for 9 carat gold, one unmarked, gross weight approximately 56 grams (7

Lot #: 24

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 23 May 2019

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A pink tourmaline and seed-pearl necklace, early 20th century

The front of the necklace applied with a netting and scroll motifs, set with a cushion-shaped and pear-shaped pink tourmaline, the rest of the design embellished with seed-pearls, length approximately 37cm, stamped '15CT', seed-pearls untested, accompanied by case

Lot #: 25

Estimate: £500 - £800

Date: 23 May 2019

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A garnet necklace, bracelet and pair of pendent earrings, 19th century

Comprising: a necklace, of foliate design, the oval-cut garnets set within pinched collet foiled closed-back settings, to a similarly set clasp, length approximately 40cm; a bracelet, of similar design, length approximately 19cm; and a pair of earrings, length approximately 30mm, later screw back

Lot #: 26

Estimate: £700 - £900

Date: 23 May 2019

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A collection of stickpins

Comprising: fifteen set with diamonds or precious/ semi-precious stones, and thirteen other stickpins; all of various novelty designs including foxes, crabs, birds, horses, dogs, stags, eagles, violin, stirrups, buckles and initials (28

Lot #: 27

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 23 May 2019

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Two diamond brooches

Comprising: a bar brooch set to the centre with a square plaque set with cushion-shaped and old round brilliant-cut diamonds, the principal cushion-shaped diamond weighing approximately 0.60ct, length approximately 60mm, estimated total diamond weight approximately 1.20cts; and a brooch of scroll

Lot #: 28

Estimate: £500 - £700

Date: 23 May 2019

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A garnet, seed-pearl and diamond pendant with chain

The pendant set to the centre with an oval cabochon garnet measuring approximately 25.0 x 15.0 x 10.0mm, the mount embellished with seed-pearls and a single cushion-shaped diamond weighing approximately 0.15ct to the centre of the garnet, pendant measuring approximately 45.0 x 33.0mm, to a chain

Lot #: 29

Estimate: £700 - £900

Date: 23 May 2019

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A seed-pearl star brooch/pendant and a diamond half-eternity ring and...

Comprising: a brooch/pendant of star design set with seed-pearls, width approximately 38mm, pin and bale fittings, seed-pearls untested; a half-eternity ring set to the front with round brilliant-cut diamonds, size O, estimated total diamond weight approximately 0.20ct; and a wedding band, size P

Lot #: 30

Estimate: £600 - £800

Date: 23 May 2019

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A seed-pearl bangle

The top set with a graduated line of seed-pearls, inner circumference approximately 16cm, fitted case stamped 'Rowlands & Frazer, 146 Regent St. London

Lot #: 31

Estimate: £300 - £500

Date: 23 May 2019