May 23, 2017 - Fine Jewelry Auction

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Lot# | 1001-1012 | 1013-1024 | 1025-1036 | 1037-1048 | 1049-1060 | 1061-1072 | 1073-1084 | 1085-1096 | 1097-1108 | 1109-1120 | 1121-1132 | 1133-1137

Lot# 1001 An Antique iridescent glass floral brooch, Lalique


Circa 1910, signed "Lalique" and centering a molded iridescent blue/green glass panel with complementary decoration to backing gilt metal, 2 7/8" x 1".

est: $3,000/5,000


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Lot# 1002 An Antique enamel and diamond locket necklace


Circa 1890, tests 14K yellow gold, the detachable oval blue enameled locket measuring 2" x 1 1/2", topped with a red enamel and silver regal emblem set with sixty-two rose-cut diamonds of light grey/brown color and SI clarity, with a link necklace of blue enameled barrel-shaped links, 26", 57.9 grams.

est: $1,200/1,800


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Lot# 1003 Group of seven Antique brooches


Circa 1900, including an enamel pansy with an old mine-cut diamond center weighing approximately 0.15ct. and graded H-I color, VS clarity 1 1/4" Dia.; an Art Nouveau enamel and plique-a-jour enamel pin of a lady in profile set with tablet-cut diamonds with a suspended baroque pearl drop, stamped with the left facing kokoshnik mark and 72, 1 1/8" W x 1 3/8" L; a 14K yellow gold Art Nouveau crescent moon and iris pin set with an old European-cut diamond, 7/8" W x 3/4" L; a 14K yellow gold flower pin set with an old European cut diamond 1" L x 3/8" W; an Art Nouveau pin of a lady in profile with flowers and leaves and set with a small diamond, 1 1/8" W x 3/8"; an 18K yellow gold and enamel pin of a lady in profile set with six old European-cut diamonds, 1" Dia.; a gold-filled pin of a lady in profile with irises signed "E. Dropsy" for Emile Dropsy (1858-1923 French), 3/4" Dia., 51.3 grams gross.

est: $2,500/3,000


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Lot# 1004 A group of Antique simulated ruby and diamond jewelry items


Circa 1890, silver-topped yellow gold including a pair of earrings centering two oval-cut simulated rubies, surrounded by thirty Old Mine-cut diamonds totaling approximately 1.20cts. and graded H-I color, I clarity, 7/8" long; together with a simulated diamond and simulated ruby ring, size 9, 8.70 grams gross.

est: $1,000/1,500


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Lot# 1005 An Antique silver-topped gold and diamond bracelet


Circa 1880, silver topped yellow gold, set with twenty-one round Old Mine-cut diamonds totaling approximately 2.50cts. and graded H-J color, I clarity, 7 1/8" L, 10.2 grams.

est: $1,500/2,000


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Lot# 1006 A Victorian amethyst and diamond brooch


Circa 1890, silver-topped yellow gold, with three pear-shaped amethysts totaling approximately 18.00cts., further set with twenty-six Old Mine and single-cut diamonds totaling approximately 1.35cts. and graded H-I color, VS-SI clarity, 1 5/8" Dia., 13.5 grams.

est: $600/800


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Lot# 1007 A Tiffany & Co. minute repeating travel clock


Circular white dial with black Roman numeral hour markers, minute track, ''Tiffany & Co Minutes Repeater Importe D' Angelterre'', stem wind and set movement with push button activated repeater function, within a black flat leather covered case, opens and props open, closed: 104mm x 116mm x 30mm, open: 104mm x 116mm x 100mm.

est: $800/1,200


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Lot# 1008 An Antique smoky quartz and diamond brooch


Circa 1880, tests silver-topped 14K yellow gold, centering a square smoky quartz surrounded by thirty old mine-cut diamonds totaling approximately 2.90cts. and graded J - light brown with SI-I clarity, 1 1/4", 13.50 grams.

est: $1,000/1,500


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Lot# 1009 An unmounted Old European-cut diamond


Weighing 2.29cts., with GIA certificate #2171703422 dated June 24th, 2016, stating G color and VS2 clarity.

est: $8,000/12,000


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Lot# 1010 A gem-set and enamel orchid brooch


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 clarity, further enhanced with red, blue and cream-colored enamel with a double pin back, there is scratched mark on the back stating "B & Co., 750, 108" 4" L x 2" 1/4" W; 41.2 grams.

est: $2,500/3,500


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Lot# 1011 An English peridot and diamond necklace


9K yellow gold, stamped "C & F", set with twelve oval and round peridots and three full-cut diamonds, 13", 19.1 grams.

est: $600/800


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Lot# 1012 A set of sardonyx cameo jewelry


Circa 1890, 14K yellow gold, including a pendant/brooch with glass compartment verso measuring 1 1/8" W x 2" L, and a pair of earrings featuring cameos of opposing profiles 3/4" W x 1 1/2" L, with two link chains measuring 17 1/2" and 18", 5 pieces, 58.2 grams gross.

est: $800/1,200


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Use the quick index below for faster catalogue navigation
Lot# | 1001-1012 | 1013-1024 | 1025-1036 | 1037-1048 | 1049-1060 | 1061-1072 | 1073-1084 | 1085-1096 | 1097-1108 | 1109-1120 | 1121-1132 | 1133-1137

Auction Information

Tuesday, May 23, 2017
Fine Jewelry Auction

Sale Location:
145 East Walnut Avenue, Monrovia, CA 91016

Previews:
Friday, May 19: 10am-4pm
Saturday, May 20: 10am-2pm
Sunday, May 21: 10am-2pm
Monday, May 22: 10am-4pm
Tuesday, May 23: Doors open 8am

Auction: 10am


* All times Pacific*

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