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1000. Kulm, J and Rayner, N., The Jewels of The Duchess of Windsor, Christie’s sales catalogues, property from The Collection of Her Royal Highness The Princess Margaret, Countess of Snowdon, volume 1 (Jewellery and Fabergé) and volume 2 (Silver Furniture and Works of Art) June 13 and 14 2006. Christie’s Jewels from the personal collection of The Princess Salimah Aga Khan, sale catalogue. 13 November 1995. £60-80 1001. von Habsburg-Lothringen G., von Solodkoff. A., Fabergé Court Jeweler to the Tsars. Snowman K.S., The Art of Karl Fabergé. £60-80
1002. Becker, V., Art Nouveau jewellery. Poynder, M., The Price Guide to Jewellery. Becker, V., Antique and 20th Century Jewellery, Bradford, E., Four Centuries of European Jewellery. Munn, G and Gere, C., Pre-Raphaelite to Arts and Crafts Jewellery. Hinks, P., 20th Century British Jewellery 1900 - 1980. And three further hardback jewellery related books and five soft back jewellery related books. £80-120
1003. Christie’s, sale catalogues, the collection of Elizabeth Taylor, the legendary jewels, evening sale. December 13, 2011. Sotheby’s, sale catalogue, An Important Russian Imperial Jewel, hardback, Geneva, 17 November 2005. £200-300
1004. A gold snake link necklace, 158cm. 47g. And various items of jewellery and costume jewellery, boxes, scent bottles etc. £100-150 Provenance: The Old Rectory, Little Langford, Wiltshire. Sold by order of Trustees of the Estate of the late Miss S.F. Rooke.
1005. Seven assorted gold rings set with various stones, a carved hardstone cameo mounted gold brooch, and four other Victorian gold brooches. A peridot and seed pearl set Edwardian gold pendant. A cased Victorian scroll brooch pendant with blue enamel decoration. An Edwardian gold hinged bangle set with red stones and opals. An exceptionally large circular target brooch set with assorted multicoloured paste stones and various items of jewellery etc. £300-400
1006. A gold flat curb link bracelet, 40g. And various gold charms, three gold bangles, gold pendants on fine link gold chains, and assorted wristwatches, jewellery and costumes jewellery £600-800
1007. An oval shaped sapphire mounted gold stick pin, an Edwardian chained pair of brooches mounted with two gem set gold flies and a gem set gold spider. A pair of gem set blackamoor pins, cased. And a double bow mounted jabot pin. £400-600 1008. A carved red stone cameo mounted gold ring, portraying a man in the 17th century style with long wig. A religious octagonal pendant and various seals and a cased set of six dress studs. £200-300 1009. A tarnished and broken fine link gold long guard chain, two pairs of gold cufflinks, a pair of amethyst cufflinks and a pair of carnelian cufflinks, a turquoise set gold early 19th century brooch. Two Edwardian gold brooches set with seed pearls. A cased gold hinged bangle frame and bar brooch frame (without centre stone) A gold cannetille maltese cross brooch pendant. And various items of jewellery, costume jewellery etc. £100-150 Provenance: The Old Rectory, Little Langford, Wiltshire. Sold by order of Trustees of the Estate of the late Miss S.F. Rooke. 1010. A cased set of white paste set swirling circular buttons, a paste set bracelet, a pair of paste set horseshoe buckles, a larger paste set buckle and two other paste set items. £100-200 Provenance: The Old Rectory, Little Langford, Wiltshire. Sold by order of Trustees of the Estate of the late Miss S.F. Rooke. 1011. Eleven assorted pendants, including an Edwardian seed pearl set gold pendant, an amethyst and seed pearl set gold cross pendant, case. A Victorian gold locket pendant mounted with pink coral cabochons. A gold cruciform pendant set with five oval shaped amethysts. And seven further pendants. £150-200 1012. An oval shaped citrine mounted gold ring, a William IV gold mourning ring mounted with a diamond, London marks for 1836. An RAF brooch, a George and the dragon brooch and a green bead necklace with matching earrings. £200-300 1013. An early 20th century brooch designed as four shamrocks, each set with three circular cut diamonds in silver and gold. Cased. And an oval cabochon garnet and seed pearl mounted locket pendant (damaged). And an oval faceted amethyst and seed pearl pendant, applied with a seed pearl and small green stone forget me not. £600-800 Provenance: The Old Rectory, Little Langford, Wiltshire. Sold by order of Trustees of the Estate of the late Miss S.F. Rooke. 1014. A diamond four stone ring, set in gold with two old circular cut fancy coloured diamonds and two white diamonds. Size O 1/2. An emerald and diamond three stone ring, set in gold. A sapphire and diamond three stone ring set in gold (broken) A diamond four stone ring, set in gold (one diamond missing) and a gold ring set with a ruby and diamond (one diamond missing) and a gold plated bracelet with locket pendant, fitted case. £200-300 1015. A diamond, red stone and seed pearl set silver and gold bar brooch, case. A gold flower head brooch, centred with a seed pearl within a surround of rose cut diamonds and with pink enamel decoration. A gold stick pin mounted with a pink enamel bow and diamond. An opal set gold brooch. £300-400
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1019 1020 1016. A sapphire and diamond set gold cluster ring, size N. A circular cut green stone and diamond set gold cluster ring, size O. An 18ct yellow gold ring set with four green garnets and graduated circular cut diamonds. Size I. An 18ct yellow gold cluster ring set with emeralds and diamonds. Size K. £200-300 1017. A synthetic ruby pendant, the four synthetic rubies with a central pearl on a fine link gold neck chain. Fitted box. With an early 20th century peridot and seed pearl set fancy link gold bracelet. 18cm. Fitted box. £150-250 1018. A sapphire and diamond bar brooch, alternately set with five slightly oval shaped sapphires and six cushion shaped diamonds and with smaller rose-cut diamonds between. And a cabochon emerald and diamond set open scroll bar brooch set in silver and gold. Case. £300-400 1019. An Edwardian aquamarine and seed pearl set floral gold brooch, two further Edwardian gold brooches set with seed pearls, cased. And a gold pendant set with rectangular cut emeralds on a fine link gold chain. £100-200 1020. A 9ct gold twisted curb link watch chain and a 9ct gold curb link bracelet with 9ct gold padlock clasp. 50g in total. And two gold lockets, two gold bangles (one damaged) and three brooches and a wristwatch. £500-700 1021. A three colour gold realistically formed falcon brooch, the head with enamel decoration. 4cm wide. And a gold and silver brooch with a pointer dog putting up a diamond set pheasant. Enamel decoration to the dog and foliage. 4.5cm wide. £200-300 1022. A pair of diamond set gold cross design earrings by Tiffany & Co, the yellow gold cross set with overlapping lines of circular cut diamonds, stamped T&Co, with a smaller matching diamond set gold cross pendant, stamped T&Co and a matching cross design diamond set gold ring. £400-600 1023. A yellow gold leaf form brooch set with four small diamonds, and a pair of 18ct yellow gold scroll earrings each set with three circular cut diamonds. 15g in total. £400-600 1024. A Victorian gold oval locket pendant, engraved with cross-hatch decoration and a vacant cartouche. Containing two photographs. A damaged gold signet ring, a 9ct gold doll charm and two antique clasps mounted with carved sections of coral. £200-300 Provenance: The Old Rectory, Little Langford, Wiltshire. Sold by order of Trustees of the Estate of the late Miss S.F. Rooke.
1025. A gold ring mounted with four turquoise cabochons, and centred with a rose cut diamond, enamel decoration to the pierced scroll shoulders. Size L. A gold ring mounted with five graduated white opals, each separated with a pair of rose cut diamonds, scroll pierced shoulders. Size N. And a sapphire and diamond five stone ring set in gold. Size R 1/2. £300-400 1026. A 19th century gold ring mounted with an oval section of lapis lazuli, size G, a 19th century gold ring mounted with a cluster of small cushion shaped diamonds (one missing), engraved shoulders, size M. An early 19th century gold cluster ring set with cushion shaped diamonds, bifurcated shoulders. Size G 1/2. A 19th century gold ring mounted with a navette shaped carved hardstone cameo. Size H 1/2. £300-400 1027. A diamond three stone ring, the three old cushion shape diamonds are millegrain set in white gold. Size I, with an oval shaped pink sapphire and diamond ring. Size Q ½. £200-300 1028. A Regency gold wedding ring, carved with foliate decoration. Size G. And three other gold rings. 18g total.
1029. An Edwardian seed pearl and amethyst set pendant, on a fancy link gold chain. With an amethyst set gold ring, a cultured pearl set gold ring and a sapphire and seed pearl set gold ring. £150-250 1030. An emerald and diamond three stone ring, and five other gem set gold rings.
1031. A 9ct gold curb link bracelet with 9ct gold padlock clasp, and a 9ct gold fancy gate link bracelet with 9ct gold padlock clasp. 30g. (2) £200-300 1032. A gold charm bracelet, the fancy oval link bracelet mounted with assorted charms and another 9ct gold curb link bracelet. 130g in total. £700-800 1033. A small leather jewellery box containing a cased pair of untested pearl gold studs, a gold mounted steel penknife, two silver cigarette cases, a lighter and a damaged 9ct gold propelling pencil. £60-80 1034. A George III gold fob seal, with amphora shaped body and mounted with a carnelian matrix carved with a full coat of arms. And two further fob seals each mounted with a carnelian matrix carved with full coats of arms. Each coat of arms has the same crest. £200-300
1035 1037 1036
1038 1039 1035. A gold fob seal mounted with an octagonal carnelean matrix, carved with the head of Neptune. A 19th century small gold fob seal mounted with a citrine matrix engraved with initials. And five further assorted fob seals. £200-300
Provenance: The Old Rectory, Little Langford, Wiltshire. Sold by order of Trustees of the Estate of the late Miss S.F. Rooke. 1036. A gold charm bracelet, the 9ct gold curb link bracelet is mounted with assorted charms (six loose) 35g in total. £200-300 1037. An early 19th century cushion shaped aquamarine mounted gold cannetille brooch pendant, three further gold brooches mounted with citrines. A George III gold brooch with a closed back mounted amethyst within seed pearl border, and a stone mounted brooch (possibly Blue John). £300-400 1038. Two gold mounted enamel landscape brooches, the smaller with damaged frame and fitted case. A gold brooch mounted with a catseye cabochon and four diamonds, cased. And an Edwardian seed pearl set gold brooch. Cased. £200-300 1039. A Victorian gold brooch and pendant, engraved scroll decoration overall and set with two opals within emerald surround (some damaged). And a pierced silver cruciform pendant set overall with rose cut diamonds.Chain. £200-300 1040. A cabochon garnet, rose cut diamond and green enamel decorated gold circular stud, a gold circular brooch with pietra dura decoration (cracked). A gold circular brooch with glazed locket compartment to reverse. A carved shell cameo gold brooch (damaged). A turquoise and seed pearl set gold brooch. An opal set gold brooch. An opal set gold lover’s knot brooch and a blue stone set brooch. £200-300 1041. Four assorted gold watch chains, with an additional gold T-bar fine link gold neck chain and a gold fob seal mounted with an agate matrix carved with the profile of a man, possibly a Roman Emperor. 128g in total. £800-1,200
1042 1042. Six assorted graduated coral bead necklaces, 190g in total. ÂŁ200-300
1043. A graduated orange amber bead necklace. 46cm. 33g. A graduated dark red IMITATION amber bead necklace, 81cm. . ÂŁ80-120
1044. Two graduated yellow amber bead necklaces, 41g. And a darker yellow amber bead necklace. 15g. £100-150
λ 1045. A graduated ivory bead necklace, a graduated carnelean bead necklace, and a graduated banded agate bead necklace with five additional beads. £100-150
1046. Five assorted cultured pearl necklaces, one damaged. And a pair of cultured pearl earrings. £200-300
1047. A lady’s square faced 9ct gold wristwatch by Rotary, signed dial on an integrated 9ct gold band. 19cm. 40g in total. £300-400 1048. A gold spinning fob seal, set on one side with a seal carved carnelean and the other side with initials carved to the bloodstone. Suspended from a gold chain. £200-300 1049. An 18ct gold abstract form crescent shaped wirework brooch, mounted with five diamond set scrolls. 5.3cm wide. 29g. £500-700 1050. A gold mesh coin purse, suspending four gold beads. 20g.
1051. An Indian gold locket pendant, chased with assorted figures and suspended from a fine link gold neck chain. 18g. £200-300 1052. A diamond set gold pendant, the circular brilliant cut diamond weighs approximately 0.35cts and is set in a yellow gold rub-over mount and suspends from a fine link gold neck chain. £300-400 1053. A two colour gold cable link necklace, 44cm. 35g.
1054. A yellow gold graduated foliate bracelet, set with a line of graduated circular cut rubies. 18.5cm. 63g. £800-1,200 1055. An 18ct yellow gold textured and decorated bracelet, 70g. 18cm. Case.
1056. A 9ct three colour gold fringe necklace, 41g. 45cm.
1057. A gold fancy link long guard chain. 92cm long. 53g.
1058. A French three strand oval link gold bracelet, the central links applied with blue enamel (damaged). 18cm long. 27g. With a multi-strand gold watch chain. 14g. £300-400 Provenance: The Old Rectory, Little Langford, Wiltshire. Sold by order of Trustees of the Estate of the late Miss S.F. Rooke. 1059. A yellow gold line bracelet, alternately set with ruby set and diamond set links. 18cm. £400-600 1060. A gold scroll link articulated bracelet, with green, black and white enamel decoration. 39g. £400-600 1061. A gold mesh strap bracelet, with adjustable slide and applied with scroll pattern. 56g. £600-800
1061 1060 Items smaller than actual size
1062. A large citrine pendant, the oval shaped citrine is millegrain set below a row of graduated single cut diamonds and a central pearl. On a gold twisted rope design chain. £400-600 1063. A diamond set heart pendant, the white gold heart pavé set with circular cut diamonds in white gold. 2cm wide. On fine link white gold neck chain. 43cm long. £600-800 1064. A Victorian gold oval shaped locket pendant, applied with the word ‘Mizpah’ to the front and the initials MHB to reverse. On oval link gold chain. 64cm long. 38g. £200-300 1065. A pair of 9ct gold octagonal cufflinks, with engine turned decoration. Case.
1066. A diamond set bow design pendant, the yellow gold bow set with circular cut diamond and suspending a blue glass drop. On an oval link yellow gold chain. With a matching pair of diamond and blue glass earrings. £400-600 1067. An Edwardian sapphire and seed pearl set gold pendant, the oval shaped sapphire is set within a surround of seed pearls and suspends from a further pearl on a fine link gold neck chain. £100-200 1068. An Edwardian seed pearl set gold starburst pendant, the graduated pearls are set in yellow gold. Fitted box by Goldsmith’s Alliance. With another smaller Edwardian seed pearl set gold pendant. £200-300 1069. An Edwardian aquamarine diamond and seed pearl set pendant, pierced foliate decoration. 4.2cm high. £600-800 1070. A diamond cluster ring, the graduated circular cut diamonds set in concentric circles and an additional diamond set to the outer edge, in white gold. Size H. £300-400 1071. A pair of Edwardian style diamond cluster earrings, the centre circular cut diamond is set within a quarterfoil of smaller diamonds in white gold. £550-650 1072. An early 20th century amethyst fringe necklace, the circular cut amethyst of alternating sizes suspended from the fine link chain in yellow gold. 41cm long. £400-600 1073. An emerald and diamond three stone ring, the oval shaped emerald is set with two circular cut diamonds in yellow gold. Size O. £300-400 1074. A pair of diamond cluster ear studs, each stud centred with a round brilliant cut diamond within a surround of eight smaller diamonds in white gold. The diamonds weigh approximately 2.40cts in total. £1,500-2,000 1075. A single row graduated cultured pearl necklace, the pearls graduate from 3.5 to 7.5mm. With a circular sapphire and diamond set platinum cluster clasp. 43cm. £150-250 1076. An octagonal Japanese Shakudo and bone brooch, applied with a seated lady with a fan in a long boat being steered by a standing attendant and two small birds. 6.3cm wide. £400-600 1077. An emerald and diamond brooch, set with a pear shaped emerald and graduated circular cut diamonds in white gold. Cased. £400-600 1078. A star sapphire mounted gold bar brooch, the oval shaped light purple sapphire is set in a rubover mount. £100-150 1079. A set of four black onyx dress studs, the octagonal sections are each engraved with chequer board decoration and centred with a small circular cut diamond. Gold mounts. Cased. £100-150 1080. A Victorian gold hinged bangle, with a central seed pearl set horse shoe.
1063 1067 1066
A diamond and natural pearl necklace. Estimate: ÂŁ80,000 - ÂŁ120,000 The pearls graduate to 15.0mm. The diamonds graduate to 2.75cts. To be included in the October 23rd sale.
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1081. A diamond five stone ring, the five graduated circular cut diamonds are set in white gold. With six further shoulder diamonds. Size O. £1,000-1,500 1082. A pink tourmaline and diamond ring, the oval shaped pink tourmaline is set with three circular cut shoulder diamonds in yellow gold. Size O. £400-600 1083. A diamond full circle eternity ring, set with round brilliant cut diamonds in platinum. Size P 1/2. £500-700 1084. A pink sapphire and diamond ring, the oval shaped pink sapphire is set within two tapered baguette shaped diamonds in platinum. Size L 1/2. £1,500-2,000 1085. A diamond cluster ring in the Art Deco style, the centre round brilliant cut diamond is set within a surround of smaller diamonds and two baguette shaped shoulder diamonds to the six sided white gold mount. With four further small diamonds to each shoulder. Size P. £700-900 1086. A diamond three stone ring, the three round brilliant cut diamonds are set in platinum. Size Q. Cased by Thomas Sly, Salisbury. £100-200 1087. A diamond solitaire ring, the circular cut diamond weighs 0.70cts and is set in platinum. Size M. £800-1,200 Accompanied by report number 965240 dated 6th March 2,000 from The Precious Stone Laboratory stating that the diamond measures 5.5- - 5.58 x 3.49mm, weighs 0.70cts, with F colour and SI2 clarity. 1088. An emerald ring set in textured white gold, the emerald cut emerald weighs approximately 4.00cts. Signed M. Buccellati. Size N. £600-800 1089. An amethyst and diamond cluster ring, the oval shaped amethyst is set within a surround of old circular cut diamonds in silver and gold. With stylised fleur de lys shoulders. Size R 1/2. £400-600 1090. A yellow sapphire and diamond cluster ring, the sapphire weighs approximately 3.60cts and is set within a surround of fourteen circular cut diamonds in white gold. Size O 1/2. £1,500-2,000 1091. An emerald and diamond set white gold ring, the emerald cut emerald is set within two rows of calibre cut and circular cut diamonds and with four further diamonds to each shoulder. Size P. £300-400 1092. A sapphire and diamond cluster ring, the oval shaped sapphire is set within a surround of ten circular cut diamonds in yellow and white gold. Size P. £800-1,200 1093. A geometric design diamond set ring, the textured and plain gold rectangular panels set with four graduated circular cut diamonds in yellow gold. Marked for London 1978, and with maker’s mark AMG, probably for Alan Guard. Size M. £200-300 1094. An aquamarine and diamond cluster ring, the square shaped aquamarine is set within a surround of twelve old circular cut diamonds in white gold. Size P. £1,800-2,000 1095. A peridot and diamond cluster ring, the baguette shaped peridot is set within a surround of circular and baguette shaped diamonds in white and yellow gold. Size N. £400-600 1096. A sapphire and diamond three stone ring, the three oval shaped sapphires are set within surrounds of single cut diamonds in yellow gold. Size O. £600-800 1097. A diamond solitaire ring, the cushion shaped diamond is set in yellow gold. Size L.
1098. A diamond five stone ring, the round brilliant cut diamonds are set in gold. Size P.
1099. A diamond solitaire ring, the oval shaped diamond weighs approximately 1.60cts and is rub-over set in a wide white gold band. Size Q. £600-800
1100. A silver Art Nouveau brooch, decorated with a yellow enamel fleur-de-lys, marked 950 and initials MBC for Murrle Bennett & Co. £100-150 1101. An Art Nouveau silver and enamel pendant, of foliate cross form and with conforming pendant, on fine link silver chain. Rubbed marks, possibly S&E attributed to Schaverien & Eastmead. £150-250 1102. A circular gold brooch with enamel portrait of a girl, applied with a rose cut diamond to her lace hat. And a gold pig pendant. £200-300 1103. An Art Nouveau style gold pendant, depicting the profile of a girl with pansy background, with small diamonds set to her hair and necklace. Suspending small pearls from fine link gold chains. £100-200 1104. An Art Nouveau silver and enamel pendant, of shield shape and centred with an oval blue enamel plaque and surmounted with a lover’s knot. Blue enamel suspension loop. Fine link silver neck chain. Marked CH for Charles Horner. Chester 1912. £150-250 1105. A diamond set Art Nouveau gold brooch by Emile Vernier, the circular centre panel is chased with a girl with flowers and diamonds in her hair and wearing a diamond necklace. Foliate scroll frame mounted with three diamond centred flower heads and suspending two pearls and a smaller diamond. Signed VE. C1885. £400-600 Emile Vernier was a famous French medaillist and was a collaborator of Falize. 1106. An Art Nouveau silver and enamel pendant, centred with open work square lattice on fine link silver neck chain. Marked SB for Stainton Bros. Rubbed Chester marks for 1911. £100-150 1107. An Art Nouveau silver and enamel brooch, of scrolling open work design and chased with a fruiting branch on blue and green enamel ground and suspending a small pearl. Marked 950 and MB&Co for Murrle Bennett & Co. £150-250 1108. An Arts and Crafts silver brooch, mounted with two turquoise cahochons and pierced scroll decoration. Signed MBC in a circle for Murlle Bennett & Co. 2.1cm wide. £200-300 1109. A silver and enamel pendant by Norman Grant, the graduated green enamel waterlily suspended from a fine link silver neck chain. 40cm long. The pendant 2.7cm wide. £150-250 1110. A silver and enamel Art Nouveau brooch, of open scroll design and decorated with blue and green enamel. Suspending a conforming enamel and silver pendant. Marked 950 and MB&Co for Murrle Bennett & Co. £300-400 1111. An Art Nouveau silver and enamel pendant by Queensway, depicting a nymph within graduated blue and red enamel border. Signed Queensway to reverse and with blue counter enamel (damaged). 4cm wide. £150-250 1112. A gold Arts and Crafts brooch, of scroll form and centred with a triangular pearl section. Set with two smaller pearls and suspending a further pearl. Maker’s mark BHJ for Barnet Henry Joseph. £250-350 1113. A gold and pearl Art Nouveau brooch, of foliate scroll form and mounted with an oval shaped pearl, suspending a smaller pearl. Marked BHJ for Barnet Henry Joseph. £100-200 1114. An Art Nouveau gold brooch, of scroll form and centred with two amethysts and suspending five seed pearls from fine link gold chains, slightly obscure marks but probably BHJ for Barnet Henry Joseph. £150-250 1115. An Art Nouveau pendant, chased with the profile of a woman wearing a winged helmet and mistletoe border. Signed Becker for Edmund Henri Becker. The reverse with mistletoe decoration and stamped Fix. Fitted case by Huguenin Freres. And a pearl set gold bar brooch. Maker’s lozenge stamped AM with star between and French control marks. £100-200 1116. A silver peacock brooch, with polychrome enamel decoration. Maker F.F&S. Birmingham 1922. £100-200
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1117. A lady’s diamond set dress wristwatch by Omega, the plain signed dial with baton numerals, set overall with graduated circular cut, baguette and marquise shaped diamonds in white gold. Backwinding mechanical movement. The articulated bracelet set with circular cut diamonds in white gold. 16.5cm. £400-600 1118. A 9ct gold wristwatch by Favre Leuba, signed plain dial with baton numerals. Sweep seconds hand. Date aperture and marked daymatic. Automatic movement. 14ct integrated yellow gold band. 20cm (max). £600-800 1119. A lady’s diamond set dress wristwatch, the rectangular dial with guilloche decoration and black Arabic numerals, diamond set bezel and shoulders. Blue stone cabochon winder. Black silk bank. £100-200 1120. A lady’s diamond set platinum wristwatch, plain circular dial with Arabic numerals. Diamond set bezel and shoulders. On a metal stylized cord band. £200-300 1121. A steel cased wristwatch by Jaeger-LeCoultre, the white signed dial applied with gold Arabic numerals, with gold hands and sweep seconds hand. With fan shaped red date aperture. Automatic movement. The reverse numbered 603137. 2.8cm wide. Associated leather band. £200-300 1122. A lady’s diamond set dress wristwatch by Omega, the plain signed circular dial applied with baton numerals. Within two surrounds of graduated round brilliant cut diamonds in 18ct white gold. 18ct textured and integrated white gold band. London marks for 1967. 17.3cm (max) £1,000-1,500 1123. A 9ct gold rectangular Duo-Dial wristwatch, the black dial with square face with Arabic numerals to the upper section. Seconds dial below. Marked Duo-Dial between. The movement signed BWC. The case numbered 801503 and with import marks for Glasgow 1932. Inscription to the reverse dated 1934 with original Duo-Dial box. £1,000-1,500 1124. A steel cased wristwatch by Jaeger-LeCoultre, the white signed dial with luminous Arabic numerals, with gold hands and sweep seconds hand. With fan shaped date aperture. Manual winding. The reverse numbered 495838. 2.8cm wide. Associated leather band. £200-300 1125. A lady’s 18ct gold Ladymatic wristwatch by Omega, the square signed dial with baton numerals. On gold mesh band. The case 19mm wide. £300-400 1126. A lady’s diamond set 18ct gold dress wristwatch, the green oval dial signed Asprey and with diamond set bezel. 18ct integrated yellow gold band. Asprey case. £600-800 1127. A lady’s gem set 18ct gold dress wristwatch by Josarn, mechanical winding. The cover set with graduated rubies and diamonds and opening to reveal the small plain white signed dial with baton numerals. 18ct integrated textured yellow gold band. 72g in total. 18cm. £800-1,200
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1128. A ruby and diamond cluster ring, the central old circular cut diamond is millegrain set within a border of calibre cut rubies and further surround of smaller diamonds in gold. Size O. £1,000-1,500 1129. A ruby and diamond cluster ring, the oval shaped ruby is set with ten round brilliant cut diamonds in gold. With two smaller shoulder diamonds. Size P. £1,200-1,500 1130. A tanzanite and diamond three stone ring, the oval shaped tanzanite weighs approximately 4.00cts. Set with two modern brilliant cut diamonds in white gold. Size P. £1,200-1,500 1131. An Art Deco style aquamarine and diamond ring, millegrain set with three rows of circular cut diamonds to each shoulder. Size O. £1,200-1,500 1132. A sapphire and diamond cluster ring, the centre circular cut diamond is set within a surround of six square shaped sapphires and a further border of smaller circular cut diamonds in white and yellow gold. Size P. £500-700 1133. A diamond solitaire ring, the 18ct gold ring mounted with a circular old cut diamond which weighs approximately 0.92cts. London marks for 1905. Size J. £300-400 1134. An emerald and diamond half hoop ring, the cushion shaped emerald is set with six circular cut shoulder diamonds. Scroll carved shoulder. Size N. £300-400 1135. A sapphire and diamond three stone ring, the old circular cut diamond is set with two sapphires in gold. Size O. £300-400 1136. A diamond three stone ring, the three graduated circular cut diamonds are rubover set in yellow gold within a lines of smaller circular cut diamonds. Size O. £200-300 1137. A diamond five stone ring, millegrain set in square form mounts in yellow and white gold. Size N. £800-1,200 1138. A gold cross-over ring mounted with three graduated cushion shaped and circular cut diamonds. Size N. £400-600 1139. A diamond solitaire ring, the old circular cut diamond weighs approximately 1.60cts and is set in platinum. Size L 1/2. £3,000-4,000 1140. A sapphire and diamond set cluster ring, the circular cut sapphire is set within a surround of ten circular cut diamonds in gold. Size R. £300-400 1141. An 18ct gold dress ring mounted with a circular cut diamond and four small emeralds, marked CLM, size N. £180-250 1142. A diamond cluster ring, the seven round brilliant cut diamonds are set in 18ct gold. Size T. £300-400 1143. A diamond cluster ring, the round circular centre diamond is set within a surround of smaller diamonds in a pierced white gold mount. Size N 1/2. £500-700 1144. An opal and diamond cluster ring, the oval shaped solid opal is millegrain set within a surround of eight old circular cut diamonds in yellow gold. Size R. £300-400 1145. A diamond cluster ring, the modern brilliant cut diamond weighs approximately 0.85cts and is set in white gold within a surround of smaller diamonds. Size O. £1,200-1,500
1146. A pair of French dress cufflinks, each link mounted with a circular blue and a textured circular white enamel disc within a border of rose cut diamonds in platinum and gold. The gold links engraved Brevete and SGDG. Makers lozenge with initials RC. And French control marks. Marked Ghiso to one disc. £1,200-1,500 1147. A pair of gold and green enamel cufflinks, each circular disk is decorated with a Tudor rose. £300-400 1148. A pair of oval shaped carnelian cufflinks by Carlo Giuliano, the four carnelian cabochons within rub-over yellow gold surround. With gold figure of eight links, three stamped C.G. In Wartski box. £500-700 1149. A pair of 18ct gold game bird cufflinks, each plain oval link is decorated with an enamel woodcock, mallard, cock pheasant or grey partridge. London marks for 1929. Each oval link 1.7cm wide. Case. £600-800 1150. A pair of 19th century gold and enamel cufflinks by Carlo Giuliano, each oval disc is decorated with Jaipur inspired green, white, red and black enamel foliate decoration. Both cufflinks with two gold figure of eight links each stamped CG to both sides. Fitted case, signed C. Giuliano. 115 Piccadilly, London. £600-800 Provenance: The Old Rectory, Little Langford, Wiltshire. Sold by order of Trustees of the Estate of the late Miss S.F. Rooke. 1151. A pair of diamond set enamel initial cufflinks, each oval cufflink is pierced with the initials EB or BE and centred with a circular cut diamond. Cased. £500-700 1152. A pair of natural pearl set dress studs by Cartier, the button shaped pearls mounted on yellow gold studs, signed Cartier Paris, with inventory number 0170 and French control marks. In Cartier box. £800-1,200 Accompanied by report number 09455 dated 17th February 2014 from The Gem and Pearl Laboratory stating that the two part-drilled button-shaped pearls measure 7.6 x 6mm and are both natural saltwater pearls. 1153. A gold novelty charm pendant, designed as a wicker box opening to reveal two spring loaded silver kittens with green stone eyes. Hinged handle. Applied with registration number 317773. 1cm wide (max) £200-300 1154. A pair of French gold circular cufflinks, engraved with concentric circles, French control marks. 1.4cm wide. £300-400 1155. A George III oval shaped box with hinged cover, gold plated mounts containing the agate sections. Scroll thumbpiece. 5.5cm wide. £200-400 Provenance: The Old Rectory, Little Langford, Wiltshire. Sold by order of Trustees of the Estate of the late Miss S.F. Rooke.
1156. A pair of diamond drop earrings, each pear shaped diamond weighs approximately 1.70 and 1.65cts and it millegrain set in platinum and gold. Suspending from graduated smaller diamonds. £8,500-10,000 1157. An Edwardian aquamarine and sapphire pendant, the gold scrolling frame is mounted with circular cut aquamarines and sapphires and with a pear shaped aquamarine drop. Fine link gold chain. £150-250 1158. An Edwardian fringe necklace, set with graduated oval shaped amethyst pendants suspended from small oval shaped aquamarines. 39cm. £800-1,200 1159. An unusual gem set gold viniagrette pendant, the circular pendant mounted with a leaf with enamel decoration and set with small circular cut rubies. The reverse pierced with a conforming engraved leaf. Hinged. 2.2cm wide. On fine link gold chain. £2,500-3,000 1160. An Edwardian diamond and seed pearl set gold and platinum brooch pendant, centred with a diamond and pearl set floral section on blue guilloche enamel ground. Within an ornate frame and surmounted with a bow set with small diamonds. Missing pendant loop. £200-300 1161. A pair of natural pearl and diamond drop earrings, the button shaped pearls suspended from millegrain set diamond swags, further diamons set knife edge links and a smaller buttons shaped pearl in platinum. 4cm long. £1,500-2,000 Accompanied by report number 09646 dated 29th March 2014 from The Gem and Pearl Laboratory stating that the four part-drilled button-shaped pearls measure 7.2 - 7.3 x 6.0mm, 7.0 - 7.1 x 6.0mm, 5.1 - 5.2 x 4.0mm, 5.1 - 5.2 x 5.0mm and are natural saltwater pearls. 1162. A pair of untested pearl and diamond drop earrings, the pearls set within a millegrain set diamond surround suspended from a line of alternating diamonds and pearls in platinum. 4cm long. £1,000-2,000 1163. An early 20th century diamond pendant, the nine old circular cut diamonds are separated by oval links in silver and gold. On fine link silver neck chain. 36cm long. £150-250 1164. An Edwardian gold brooch, set with rose cut diamonds and three pearls on a red guilloche enamel ground. 2.9cm wide. Attractive fitted case. £300-400 1165. A sapphire and diamond cross-over ring, the circular cut sapphire and diamond are set with four smaller diamonds to each shoulder in platinum and gold. Size S. £300-400 1166. An early 20th century diamond cluster ring, the central old circular cut diamond weighs 1.10cts, millegrain set within hexagonal pierced and scrolling platinum surround. Size K 1/2. £4,000-6,000 Accompanied by report number 5151817686 dated 16th December 2013 from GIA stating that the round brilliant cut diamond weighs 1.10cts, with I colour and VS2 clarity. 1167. An emerald and diamond cluster ring, the oval shaped emerald weighs approximately 1.80cts set within a square surround of old cushion cut diamonds in yellow gold. Size K 1/2. £3,000-5,000
✣ 1168. A Burmese ruby and diamond cluster ring, the oval shaped ruby is set within a surround of twelve small circular cut diamonds in gold. Size R. £1,000-1,500 Accompanied by report number 09694 dated 4th April 2014 from The Gem and Pearl Laboratory stating that the oval shaped ruby measures 6.7 x 5.2 x 3.1mm, weighs 0.99cts and is a natural ruby, with no evidence of heat treatment. Origin opinion: Burma. 1169. A pair of natural pearl and diamond drop earrings, the pearls measure 6.5mm diameter each. Suspending from three cushion shaped diamonds. Fitted case. £800-1,200 Accompanied by report number 09496 dated 28th February 2014 stating that the two part-drilled buttonshaped pearls measure 6.7 x 6 - 7mm and 6.5 – 6.7 x 6 - 7mm and are both natural saltwater pearls. 1170. A diamond set foliate brooch, set with graduated old circular cut diamonds overall to the pierced foliate design in white gold. With pendant loops. 7cm wide. £600-800 1171. A gold and pearl bracelet, each lozenge shaped link with blue and white enamel decoration and separated with an untested pearl. 21cm. £100-150 Provenance: The Old Rectory, Little Langford, Wiltshire. Sold by order of Trustees of the Estate of the late Miss S.F. Rooke. 1172. A graduated cultured pearl necklace, the pearls gradaute from 4.9 to 7.8mm. The clasp is set with a rectangular cut emerald and two cushion shaped diamonds in platinum. 71cm. £3,000-5,000
1173. A ruby and diamond set gold butterfly brooch, the graduated circular cut diamonds set with four pear shaped rubies in gold. 3.8cm wide. £300-400 1174. A citrine and peridot set ring, the emerald cut citrine is set within rows of graduated peridots and circular cut diamonds in yellow gold. Size O 1/2. £200-300 1175. An opal and diamond cluster ring, the oval shaped opal is set within a surround alternately set with baguette shaped and circular cut diamonds. White gold mount. Size R 1/2. £300-400 1176. A diamond set heart shaped pendant, pavé set with graduated round brilliant cut diamonds in gold. The diamonds weigh approximately 5.50cts in total. Heart shaped aperture to the reverse. £2,500-3,000 1177. A gold owl ring, set with diamonds and cabochon hardstone eyes. Size M.
1178. A sapphire and diamond cluster ring, the cushion shaped sapphire is set within a surround of undulating circular cut diamonds in white gold. Size O. £1,500-2,000 1179. A pair of diamond set gold flower head brooches by Sterlé, each designed with four petals and centred with a small circular cut diamond. Signed and numbered 3722 and 3643 and with assorted French control marks. The larger brooch 2.1cm wide and the smaller 1.8cm. £1,500-2,000 1180. An emerald and diamond cluster ring, the square shaped emerald is set within two rows of graduated circular cut diamonds in yellow gold. With a further six small diamonds set to each shoulder. Size P 1/2. £1,000-1,500 1181. A pair of diamond flower head earrings, each earring is centred with a round brilliant cut diamond and with further yellow diamonds pavé set to the petals. Set in silver and gold. £800-1,200 1182. A Salvador Dali inspired gold pendant and chain, the circular 18ct gold pendant is applied with a figure to the centre inspired by the Dali painting The Madonna of Port Lligat which depicts Dali’s wife Gala as the Madonna. On a black onyx circular disk within a border of chased foliate decoration. The reverse engraved with a facsimile of Dali’s signature, numbered 02-025-28-016 and titled Madonna de Port Lligat. Marked 18k. 0.750. 3.5cm wide. On a twisted bar gold necklace with one removable section which allows the conversion to a bracelet. 66cm total. 66g in total. Fitted case and with supporting and explanatory documentation. £1,000-2,000 1183. A gold pendant and necklace, the navette shaped pendant is set with a cabochon marquise shaped aquamarine within a surround of six small circular cut brown stones, on a gold twisted link necklace. 41cm. 73g. £1,000-1,500 1184. A large dark grey cultured pearl mounted white gold ring, the pearl measures approximately 16.2mm. £800-1,200 1185. A diamond cluster ring, set with nine graduated circular cut diamonds in yellow and white gold. Size E 1/2. £500-700 1186. A tourmaline and diamond ring, the dark green rectangular cut tourmaline is set within baguette shaped diamond set shoulders in white gold. Size L. £1,500-2,000 1187. A cultured pearl and diamond set chain, the grey, white and silver pearls separated with a circular cut diamond on fine link white gold chain. 48cm long. £400-600 1188. A substantial sapphire and diamond cluster ring, set with five pear shaped sapphires, two marquise shaped diamonds and a further fifteen round brilliant cut diamonds in white gold. Size J. £1,500-2,000 1189. An unusual gold bracelet by Hamish Bowie, set overall with graduated nail design sections. Birmingham marks for 1980. 17mm. 58g. £600-800 1190. A white gold charm bracelet, the fancy link bracelet suspends assorted diamond and gem set gold charms. 19.5cm long. £1,200-1,500 1191. An 18ct two colour wreath knot design two colour gold necklace, 44cm. 71g.
Items smaller than actual size
1192. An Edwardian carved moonstone pendant, the oval shaped moonstone is carved with a naked girl with flowing veil. Millegrain set within a surround of black onyx sections and diamond set scrolls. Fine link platinum chain. £1,500-2,000 1193. An Edwardian amethyst and seed pearl pendant, the larger oval shaped amethyst within a seed pearl surround suspends two amethyst pendants from a line of foliate design seed pearls in yellow gold. On oval link gold neck chain. 34cm long (excluding pendant drops). £600-800 1194. A diamond moonstone and enamel Pierrot pendant, the carved moonstone face with ruby and diamond set collar in silver and gold. 1.4cm high. On fine link gold neck chain. 41cm long. £1,000-1,500 1195. An Edwardian diamond and seed pearl set heart shaped locket pendant, centred with a small diamond on a heart shaped blue enamel ground within border of graduated circular cut diamonds. Further surround of diamond set foliage and seven seed pearls. 2.3cm wide. Cased. £400-600 Provenance: The Old Rectory, Little Langford, Wiltshire. Sold by order of Trustees of the Estate of the late Miss S.F. Rooke. 1196. A diamond solitaire ring, the circular fancy yellow diamond is set in white gold and platinum. With presentation inscription engraved to the interior of the shank and dated 1924. Size G 1/2. £1,500-2,000 Accompanied by report number 2155662814 dated 7th October 2013 from GIA, stating that the Old European Brilliant cut diamond weighs 0.74cts, with natural fancy intense yellow colour and VS1 clarity. 1197. A sapphire and diamond cluster ring, the slightly oval shaped sapphire is set within a surround of small cushion shaped diamonds in gold. Size O 1/2. £800-1,200 1198. An early 20th century ruby and diamond cluster ring, the oval shaped ruby is millegrain set within a surround of old circular cut diamonds in platinum. Size M 1/2. In Boucheron box. £600-800 1199. A late Victorian reverse carved crystal mounted gold navette shaped pendant, depicting a robin on a branch with foliage, within seed pearl border and conforming glazed locket compartment to the reverse. With pearl set gold bale. £300-400 1200. A jade and gold ring, the navette shaped jade cabochon is set in yellow gold. Size S. £2,500-3,000 Accompanied by report number 09958 dated 31st May 2014 from The Gem and Pearl Laboratory stating that the marquise shaped cabochon jade measures 17.8 x 7.9 x 2.2mm, weighs 2.56cts and is jadeite jade with no evidence of treatment observed. 1201. A three row graduated cultured pearl necklace, the pearls graduate from 4.2 to 8.9mm. With a diamond and cultured pearl set platinum and white gold bow shaped clasp. 38cm long. £500-700 1202. A pair of diamond and cultured pearl drop earrings. Each cultured pearl suspends from a diamond set cap and four further diamonds in gold and platinum. Fitted case. £500-700 1203. A single row graduated jade bead necklace, 48cm.
1204. A carved emerald snuff bottle and stopper, engraved overall with foliate decoration. 4.7cm high. Approximately 243cts in total. £2,000-3,000 1205. A jade and diamond set platinum and white gold ring, the oval jade cabochon is set with graduated circular cut and baguette shaped shoulder diamonds. Size I. £1,500-2,000 1206. A pair of coral, onyx and jade drop earrings, the carved and pierced lozenge-shaped jade panels suspend from an onyx link and a further coral cabochon in white gold. 9.5cm long. £1,000-2,000 1207. A late Victorian reverse carved crystal mounted gold circular locket pendant, depicting lily of the valley, the reserve engraved with initials. 2.5cm wide. £200-300
1208. A 19th century diamond set scroll brooch, set overall with graduated circular cut diamonds in silver and gold. Detachable brooch fitting. £800-1,200 1209. A 19th century garnet, diamond and pearl set gold cruciform pendant, engraved sides. 4cm high. Fine link gold neck chain. £300-400 Provenance: The Old Rectory, Little Langford, Wiltshire. Sold by order of Trustees of the Estate of the late Miss S.F. Rooke. 1210. A Victorian sapphire and diamond set brooch, the stylised flower head brooch is centred with an oval shaped sapphire within a surround of cushion shaped diamonds and further graduated diamonds to the open work leaves. Set in silver and gold. Case. £6,000-8,000 1211. A George III diamond set gold flower head cluster ring, set overall with graduated rose cut diamonds (two diamonds missing). Closed back mount. Foliate scroll shoulders and fluted shank. Size J 1/2. Case. £200-300 1212. A late Victorian amethyst and diamond cluster ring by Mrs Newman, the cushion shaped amethyst is set within a surround of rose cut diamonds in silver and gold. Signed Mrs N. Size O. £200-300 1213. An Edwardian diamond five stone ring, the five graduated cushion shaped diamonds are set in 18ct gold with scroll carved shoulders. Birmingham marks for 1902. Size N. Case. £200-300 1214. An early 19th century diamond three stone ring, set with three cushion shaped diamonds. The centre diamond of light green/yellow colour. Set in silver and gold. Size K. £500-700 1215. A diamond three stone ring, the centre old circular cut diamond weighs approximately 1.90cts, the two shoulder old circular cut diamonds weigh approximately 2.30cts in total. Set in silver and gold with fluted shoulders. Size M. £5,000-8,000 Provenance: The Old Rectory, Little Langford, Wiltshire. Sold by order of Trustees of the Estate of the late Miss S.F. Rooke. 1216. A George III emerald five stone ring, the graduated square shaped emeralds are set in yellow gold. With foliate scroll shoulders. Size P. £200-300 1217. A diamond five stone ring, the graduated old circular cut diamonds are set in a carved and pierced yellow gold mount, size S £200-300 1218. A diamond cluster ring, the central old cushion cut diamond is set within a surround of ten smaller cushion cut diamonds in yellow gold. Size N. £200-300 1219. A pair of diamond drop earrings, the three graduated circular cut diamonds are set in yellow and white gold. £1,000-1,500 1220. A Victorian amethyst set gold rivière necklace, mounted with graduated oval shaped amethysts, each with a small simple tassel. 38cm. £800-1,200 1221. A George III gold memorial ring, the glazed compartment with a miniature portrait of a young lady. Ruby border. Engraved with inscription to the exterior of the shank. Rubbed but dated 1771. Size J. Case. £400-600 1222. A William IV 18ct gold mourning ring, the shank with heavy foliate shell engraved decoration within two borders of black enamel. Engraved to the interior Keane FitzGerald Esq, died 14th Oct 1831 Aged 83. Maker’s mark TG, London marks for 1831. Size Q. £200-300 1223. A George II mourning ring, set with a cushion shaped amethyst in a fluted closed back mount. The scroll shank engraved to the interior Rich Bawden OB 30 Nov 1746 AE 73. The exterior of the shank decorated with black enamel and depicting a skull, crossed bones, pickaxe and shovel, an hourglass, and a coffin. Size H. £200-300 1224. A George III mourning ring, the gold mourning ring is centred with a long oval shaped glazed compartment containing hair within a surround of seed pearls and black enamel border. The shank with black, white and gold enamel, with the inscription Jane.Roman.Died.3.Mar.1802 Size Q. Case. £300-400
1225. A late Victorian diamond set open crescent brooch, set with graduated old circular cut diamonds in silver and gold. With detachable brooch mount. 8cm wide. £800-1,200 Provenance: The Old Rectory, Little Langford, Wiltshire. Sold by order of Trustees of the Estate of the late Miss S.F. Rooke. 1226. A Victorian diamond set star burst brooch, the graduated old cushion cut diamonds are set in silver and gold. 5cm wide. £1,000-1,500 1227. A Victorian gold star brooch pendant, mounted with banded agate cabochons and graduted seed pearls. Detachable fittings. £150-200 1228. A late Victorian small open crescent brooch, set with graduated circular cut diamonds in silver and gold. 3cm long. Cased. £200-300 1229. A Victorian diamond and untested pearl starburst brooch, the graduated old cushion cut diamonds are set with a central untested pearl in gold (later plating). 3.8cm wide. £500-700 1230. A diamond and pearl fringe necklace, the alternating larger and smaller diamonds on knife edge mounts and suspending eleven pearls. Associated fine link gold chain. £400-600 1231. A pair of diamond cluster ear studs, each earring is set with seven cushion shaped diamonds in silver and gold. £1,000-1,200 1232. A late Victorian diamond set floral brooch, realistically formed and set overall with graduated cushion shaped diamonds in silver and gold. 7cm. £400-600 1233. An Edwardian diamond and cultured pearl pendant, set overall with graduated circular cut diamonds in silver and gold. Detachable brooch fitting. The bow form detachable pendant fitting set with diamonds. £1,000-1,500 1234. An Art Nouveau pearl and diamond set scroll brooch, set overall with graduated circular cut diamonds in silver and gold and mounted with two natural pearls. £4,000-6,000 Accompanied by report number 20014870 dated 27th February 2014 from Anchorcert stating that the two part-drilled cream pearls measure 7.16 - 7.22 x 6.80mm and 7.90 - 8.10 x 7.19mm, weigh 2.60 and 3.43cts and are natural saltwater pearls. 1235. A six sided diamond set gold ring, the diamond weighs approximately 2.15cts and is set in gold with pierced shoulders. Size Q 1/2. £5,000-7,000 1236. A pearl set half hoop ring, the five graduated pearls within carved and pierced yellow gold mount. Size M 1/2. £100-200 1237. A 19th century diamond set cluster ring, the old circular cut diamond is set within a surround of smaller diamonds with a further six diamonds to each shoulder in silver and gold. Size O 1/2. £1,000-1,500 1238. A ruby and diamond five stone ring, the five graduated oval shaped rubies are set with rose cut diamond pointers in carved and pierced yellow gold ring. Size O 1/2. £1,000-2,000 1239. A diamond five stone ring, the slightly graduated cushion shaped diamonds are set in 18ct gold. Birmingham marks for 1918. Size M. £200-300
1240. A diamond set white gold necklace, C1960, of geometric form and set overall with graduated circular cut and baguette shaped diamonds. The centre piece with circular and baguette shaped diamond fringe and joined to the necklace with diamond set festoons. 40cm. £4,000-5,000 1241. A pair of sapphire and diamond set gold flower head earrings, each earring centred with a small round brilliant cut diamond within a surround of six small sapphires, the petals alternately textured and plain. £650-750 1242. An emerald and diamond set 18ct gold brooch by Chaumet, of abstract form. Signed to the reverse. London marks for 1964. 27g. £400-600 1243. A diamond three stone ring, the centre old circular cut diamond weighs approximately 1.40cts and the two shoulder old circular cut diamonds weigh approximately 2.10cts in total. Set in platinum and gold. Size O 1/2. £5,000-7,000 1244. An 18ct gold modern dress ring, centred with a chrysoberyl catseye within a surround of graduated circular cut diamonds. Size M. £500-700 1245. An aquamarine and diamond set gold ring, the emerald cut aquamarine is set with three diamonds to each of the scrolling shoulders. Size N. £800-1,200 1246. A green stone set ring by Boucheron, the cabochon shaped green hardstone is set in a geometric design pierced white gold mount. Signed Boucheron, with French control mark and maker’s lozenge. £500-700 1247. A French diamond cluster ring, the bombé shaped ring centred with nine pavé set old cut diamonds, flanked with scrolls to either side in yellow gold. French control marks. Size N. £1,500-2,000
1248. A pair of diamond set scroll earrings, C1935. Set overall with graduated circular cut and baguette shaped diamonds in platinum. Spring loaded clip mounts. 3.6cm long. Apparently unmarked. In fitted Cartier box. £5,000-7,000 1249. An emerald and diamond cluster ring, the rectangular shaped emerald is set within scrolling baguette and circular cut diamond shoulders. In palladium. Size M 1/2. £600-800 1250. An early 20th century diamond ring, the central circular old cut diamond set within pavé set diamond bombé shaped surround, in platinum. Size N 1/2. £1,200-1,500 1251. A sapphire and diamond bombé shaped ring, the circular cut sapphire is set within pavé set diamond surround, in white gold. Size M 1/2. £800-1,200 1252. A gold duck form pin by Cartier, with enamel decoration and set with small diamonds. Signed and stamped B38530. 1.7cm wide. £1,000-1,500 1253. A diamond set double clip brooch, C1950. Each scrolling clip is set with graduated circular cut and baguette shaped diamonds in platinum. 5.5cm wide. Fitted case. £1,000-2,000 1254. A diamond solitaire ring, the old brilliant cut diamond weighs approximately 1.35cts and is set in platinum with three smaller circular cut diamonds to each shoulder. Size P 1/2. £1,500-2,000 1255. A diamond solitaire ring, the old circular cut diamond weighs 4.23cts and is set in platinum with two baguette shaped shoulder diamonds. Size K. £8,000-12,000 1256. A diamond solitaire ring, the old circular cut diamond weighs 8.23cts and is set in white gold and platinum. Size L 1/2. £8,000-12,000 1257. A sapphire and diamond line bracelet, the centre row of rectangular cut sapphires are set within borders of small circular cut diamonds in white gold. 18.5cm long. Case. £600-800 1258. A pair of diamond drop earrings, comprising two graduated groups of three articulated lines of baguette shaped diamonds with marquise shaped diamond terminals. Set in white gold. To be worn either side of the lobe. £6,000-8,000
Silver Tuesday 22nd & Wednesday 23rd July 2014
A silver model of a wild boar, ‘il Porcellini’, by Sebastian Garrard, London 1920. Estimate: £2,000-£2,500
ENQUIRIES Rupert Slingsby Tel: +44 (0)1722 424501 firstname.lastname@example.org Lucy Chalmers Tel: +44 (0)1722 424594 email@example.com
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments Wednesday 30th July 2014
A porcelain mounted carriage clock attributed to Soldano, 14cm high. Estimate: ÂŁ2,800-ÂŁ3,500
ENQUIRIES Richard Price Tel: +44 (0)7741 242421 firstname.lastname@example.org
Fine Pottery & Porcelain Tuesday 9th September 2014 Closing date for entries 25th July
Three Royal Crown Derby vases painted by DesirĂŠ Leroy.
ENQUIRIES Clare Durham Tel: +44 (0)1722 424507 email@example.com
The Christopher Foley, F.S.A., Collection of English Medals of the 15th-17th centuries Thursday 16th October 2014
Charles I, the Anglo-Dutch Fishing Treaty, cast silver medal, 1636. Estimate: £4,000-£6,000
ENQUIRIES Lucy Chalmers Tel: +44 (0)1722 424594 firstname.lastname@example.org
Auction Information OPENING HOURS Monday to Friday 9am – 5.30pm and 10am to 1pm on Saturdays. VIEWING All our auctions are on view at least two days prior to the sale and details will be found in the relevant catalogues. BIDDING IN THE ROOM To bid at auction you will need a paddle number. This can be obtained from the office either during the view or on the day of the sale. We now provide permanent paddle numbers which can be used for any future sale, once registered. REGISTERING WITH US All first time buyers need to register with us. Once registration is complete you will be provided with a permanent paddle number which can be used in all future sales. To register, you will need to provide two forms of identification:
LIVE ONLINE BIDDING Live online bidding is now available for most of our auctions via the-saleroom.com, enabling you to take part in the bidding from anywhere in the world, live as it happens. To bid online you need to register at www.the-saleroom.com In completing the bidder registration on www.the-saleroom.com and providing your credit card details and unless alternative arrangements are agreed with Woolley and Wallis Salisbury Salerooms Ltd, you: 1. authorise Woolley and Wallis Salisbury Salerooms Ltd, if they so wish, to charge the credit card given in part or full payment, including all fees, for items successfully purchased in the auction via thesaleroom.com, and 2. confirm that you are authorised to provide these credit card details to Woolley and Wallis Salisbury Salerooms Ltd through www.the-saleroom.com and agree that Woolley and Wallis Salisbury Salerooms Ltd are entitled to permit the shipping of the goods to the card holder name and card holder address provided in fulfilment of the sale.
1. a passport or photographic driving licence 2. a utility bill or document showing your name and address You can register in person or by contacting the office on 01722 424500 or emailing email@example.com You will be asked to show your documents, or fax or email copies. PLEASE NOTE: Registering with the-saleroom.com or through our website does not automatically register you with us. COMMISSION BIDDING If you are unable to attend the sale you can leave a commission bid. This will be executed on your behalf by the auctioneer who will purchase the lot as cheaply as possible bearing in mind any reserve price and other bids. TELEPHONE BIDDING It is usually possible to bid on the telephone by prior arrangement with the office.
CONDITION REPORTS The relevant department will be pleased to give condition reports on any lot, where practical. All weights and measures given in the catalogue should be regarded as approximate. The colours printed in the catalogue are not necessarily true. SALE RESULTS These will be posted on our website shortly after the sale. BUYER’S PREMIUM Each lot is subject to a Buyer’s Premium of 22% + VAT on the first £500,000 of the hammer price and 12% + VAT thereafter.
PAYMENT AND CLEARANCE Payment is due immediately after the auction in pounds sterling. If you are a first time buyer we will need your name, address and bank details and will require funds to be cleared before purchases can be released. The following methods of payment may be made: Bankers draft, cashiers cheque, personal cheque, travellers cheques, debit and credit cards and cash up to a sterling equivalent of €15,000. We are no longer able to accept card payments of over £1,000 where the card-holder is not present. Wire transfers should be sent to: Lloyds TSB, Blue Boar Row, Salisbury SP1 1DB. Account no. 00957707 Sort code 30-97-41 IBAN no. GB20LOYD30974100957707 BIC code LOYDGB21063 Credit cards: Visa or Mastercard for which there is a 2% surcharge + VAT Debit cards: Delta, Switch, Connect Where practical, payment can be made and purchases collected during the auction. Please note that furniture and clock lots will normally remain in our salerooms for three working days following each sale, after which they will be removed to our store and arrangements for collection must be made in advance with the office. Storage charges will be levied on all lots in the furniture and works of art and clock sales not collected within 30 calendar days of the sale. This will include a handling fee of £20 (+ VAT) per consignment and a storage charge of £2 (+ VAT) per lot per day. No goods will be allowed to be collected until these charges have been paid. VAT Lots marked with an asterisk (*) are subject to VAT on the hammer price. Lots marked with an omega (Ω) have been temporarily imported from outside the EU and are subject to VAT at 5% on the hammer price and the buyer’s premium. In online catalogues, the Sales Tax % column indicates the rate of VAT on hammer price. CITES REGULATIONS Please note that lots marked λ may be subject to CITES Regulations when exported. The CITES Regulations may be found at www.defra.gov.uk/ahvla-en/imports-exports/cites/
ARTIST’S RESALE RIGHT / DROIT DE SUITE Droit de Suite is a royalty payable to a qualifying artist or the artist’s heirs each time a work is resold during the artist’s lifetime and up to a period of 70 years after the artist’s death. Royalties are calculated on a sliding percentage scale based on the hammer price excluding the buyer’s premium. The royalty does not apply to lots selling below the sterling equivalent of €1,000 and the maximum royalty payable on any single lot is the sterling equivalent of €12,500. Droit de Suite, which is not subject to VAT, will be added to the buyer’s purchase price and then passed on to the relevant collecting agency. Please enquire for the accepted exchange rate on the day of the sale. Royalties for Droit de Suite are as follows: 4% Up to €50,000 3% €50,000.01 - 200,000 1% €200,000.01 - 350,000 0.5% €350,000.01 - 500,000 0.25% In excess of €500,000 Up to a maximum levy of €12,500 Lots marked with a ‡ symbol are potentially subject to the levy. PACKING AND SHIPPING Woolley & Wallis do not offer a packing and despatch service but the following are carriers in our area. Alban Shipping
01582 493 099 firstname.lastname@example.org www.albanshipping.co.uk
0800 118 5868 email@example.com 07736 544 362 www.apservices.info
01264 360 333 firstname.lastname@example.org www.mbe.co.uk/andover
Pack & Send
0845 465 0564 email@example.com www.packsend.co.uk
Please note that we cannot be held responsible for any damage or loss to items once they are in the hands of a carrier.
SOCIETY OF FINE ART AUCTIONEERS AND VALUERS and the ROYAL INSTITUTION OF CHARTERED SURVEYORS CONDITIONS OF BUSINESS INFORMATION FOR BUYERS 1. Introduction. The following informative notes are intended to assist Buyers, particularly those inexperienced or new to our salerooms. All sales are conducted on our printed Conditions of Sale which are readily available for inspection and normally accompany catalogues. Our staff will be happy to help you if there is anything you do not fully understand. 2. Agency. As auctioneers we usually contract as agents for the seller whose identity, for reasons of confidentiality, is not normally disclosed. Accordingly if you buy your primary contract is with the seller. 3. Estimates. Estimates are designed to help buyers gauge what sort of sum might be involved for the purchase of a particular lot. The lower estimate may represent the reserve price and certainly will not be below it. Estimates do not include the Buyer’s Premium or VAT (where chargeable). Estimates are prepared some time before the sale and may be altered by announcement before the sale. They are in no sense definitive. 4. The purchase price. The Buyer shall pay the hammer price together with a premium thereon of 22% on the first £500,000 and 12% thereafter + VAT at the appropriate rate. 5. VAT. (*) indicates that VAT at the current standard rate is payable by the purchaser on the hammer price as well as being an element in the buyer’s premium. This imposition of VAT is likely to be because the seller is registered for VAT within the European Union and is not operating the Dealers Margin Scheme or because VAT is due at 20% on importation into the UK. The double symbol (**) indicates that the lot has been imported from outside the European Union and the present position is that these lots are liable to a reduced rate of VAT (5%) on the gross lot price (i.e. both the hammer price and the buyer’s premium). Lots which appear without either of the above symbols indicate that no VAT is payable on the hammer price. This is because such lots are sold using the Auctioneers’ Margin Scheme and it should be noted that the VAT included within the Premium is not recoverable as input tax.
12. Collection and storage. Please note what the Conditions of Sale state about collection and storage. It is important that goods are paid for and collected promptly. Any delay may involve the buyer in paying storage charges.
TERMS OF CONSIGNMENT FOR SELLERS 1. Interpretation. In these Terms the words ‘you’, ‘yours’, etc. refer to the Seller and if the consignment of goods to us is made by an agent we assume that the Seller has authorised the consignment and that the consignor has the Seller’s authority to contract. Similarly the words ‘we’, ‘us’, etc. refer to the Auctioneers. 2. Commission is charged to sellers at the following rates: 15% + VAT on each lot sold for up to £999, 10% + VAT on each lot realising £1,000 and above. 3. Removal costs. Items for sale must be consigned to the sale room by any stated deadline and at your expense. We may be able to assist you with this process but any liability incurred to a carrier for haulage charges is solely your responsibility. 4. Loss and damage waiver. We are not regulated by the FSA for the provision of insurance to clients. However, we for our own protection assume liability for property consigned to us at lower pre-sale estimate. To justify accepting liability, we make a charge of 1.5% of the hammer price plus VAT or, if unsold, our mid estimate of the hammer price. If the owner of goods consigned instructs us in writing not to take such action, they then remain at owner’s risk unless and until the property in them passes to the Buyer or they are collected by or on behalf of the owner, and clause 4 is inapplicable. 5. Illustrations. The cost of any illustrations is borne by you. If we consider that the lot should be illustrated your permission will usually be asked first. The copyright in respect of such illustrations shall be the property of us, the auctioneers, as is the text of the catalogue.
6. We are, primarily, agents for the seller. We are dependent on information provided by the seller and whilst we may inspect lots and act reasonably in taking a general view about them we are normally unable to carry out a detailed or any examination of lots in order to ascertain their condition in the way in which it would be wise for a buyer to do. Intending buyers have ample opportunity for inspection of goods and, therefore, accept responsibility for inspecting and investigating lots in which they may be interested. Please note carefully the exclusion of liability for the condition of lots contained in the Conditions of Sale. Neither the seller nor we, as the auctioneers, accept any responsibility for their condition. In particular, mechanical objects of any age are not guaranteed to be in working order. However, in so far as we have examined the goods and make a representation about their condition, we shall be liable for any defect which that examination ought to have revealed to the auctioneer but which would not have been revealed to the buyer had the buyer examined the goods. Additionally, in specified circumstances lots misdescribed because they are ‘deliberate forgeries’ may be returned and repayment made. There is a 3 week time limit. (The expression ‘deliberate forgery’ is defined in our Conditions of Sale).
6. Minimum bids and our discretion. Goods may be offered subject to a reserve agreed between us before the sale in accordance with clause 7.
7. Electrical goods. These are sold as ‘antiques’ only and if bought for use must be checked over for compliance with safety regulations by a qualified electrician first.
8. Electrical items. These are subject to detailed statutory safety controls. Where such items are accepted for sale you accept responsibility for the cost of testing by external contractors. Goods not certified as safe by an electrician (unless antiques) will not be accepted for sale. They must be removed at your expense on your being notified. We reserve the right to dispose of unsafe goods as refuse, at your expense.
8. Export of goods. Buyers intending to export goods should ascertain (a) whether an export licence is required for the goods to leave the U.K. and (b) whether there is any specific prohibition on importing the goods in question into the destination country because, e.g. they may contain prohibited materials such as ivory. Charges may be applicable for export licences. Ask us if you need help. The denial of any permit or licence shall not justify cancellation or rescission of the sale contract or any delay in payment. 9. Bidding. Bidders will be required to register before the sale commences and lots will be invoiced to the name and address on the registration form. Some form of identification will be required if you are unknown to us. Please enquire in advance about our arrangements for telephone bidding. 10. Commission bidding. Commission bids may be left with the auctioneers indicating the maximum amount to be bid excluding buyers’ premium. They will be executed as cheaply as possible having regard to the reserve (if any) and competing bids. If two buyers submit identical commission bids the auctioneers may prefer the first bid received. Please enquire in advance about our arrangements for the leaving of commission bids by telephone or fax. 11. Methods of Payment. As a general rule any cheques tendered will need to be cleared before removal of the goods is permitted. Please discuss with our Office in advance of the sale if other methods of payment are envisaged (except cash).
7. We may sell lots below the reserve provided we account to you for the same sale proceeds as you would have received had the reserve been the hammer price. If you specifically give us ‘discretion’ we may accept a bid of up to 10% below the formal reserve. . Reserves. (a) You are entitled to place prior to the auction a reserve on any lot consigned, being the minimum hammer price at which that lot may be sold. Reserves must be reasonable and we may decline to offer goods which in our opinion would be subject to an unreasonably high reserve (in which case goods carry the storage and insurance charges stipulated in these Terms of Consignment). (b) A reserve once set cannot be changed except with our consent. (c) Where a reserve has been placed only we may bid on your behalf and only up to the reserve (if any) and you may in no circumstances bid personally.
9. Soft furnishings. The sale of soft furnishings is strictly regulated by statute law in the interests of fire safety. Goods found to infringe safety regulations will not be offered and must be removed at your expense. We reserve the right to dispose of unsafe goods as refuse, at your expense. The rights of disposal referred to in clause 8 and 9 are subject to the provisions of The Torts (Interference with Goods) Act 1977, Schedule 1, a copy of which is available for inspection on request. 10. Descriptions. Please assist us with accurate information as to the provenance etc. of goods where this is relevant. There is strict liability for the accuracy of descriptions under modern consumer legislation and in some circumstances responsibility lies with sellers if inaccuracies occur. We will assume that you have approved the catalogue description of your lots unless informed to the contrary. Where we are obliged to return the price to the buyer when the lot is a deliberate forgery under Condition 15 of the Conditions of Sale and we have accounted to you for the proceeds of sale you agree to reimburse us the sale proceeds. The liability to reimburse the sale proceeds shall not arise where you are acting reasonably and honestly and are unaware of the forgery but we are or ought to have been aware of it.
11. Unsold and withdrawn items. If an item is unsold it may with your consent be re-offered at a future sale. Where in our opinion an item is unsaleable you must collect such items from the saleroom promptly on being so informed. Otherwise, storage charges may be incurred. We reserve the right to charge for storage in these circumstances at a reasonable daily rate. 12. Withdrawn and bought in items. These are liable to incur a charge of up to 10% plus VAT of the reserve or low estimate on being bought in or withdrawn after being catalogued. 13. Conditions of Sale. You agree that all goods will be sold on our Conditions of Sale. In particular you undertake that you have the right to sell the goods either as owner or agent for the owner. You undertake to compensate us and any buyer or third party for all losses liabilities and expenses incurred in respect of and as a result of any breach of this undertaking. 14. Authority to deduct commission and expenses and retain premium and interest. (a) You authorise us to deduct commission at the stated rate and all expenses incurred for your account from the hammer price and consent to our right to retain beneficially the premium paid by the buyer in accordance with our Conditions of Sale and any interest earned on the sale proceeds until the date of settlement. (b) You authorise us in our discretion to negotiate a sale by private treaty not later than the close of business on the day of the sale in the case of lots unsold at auction, in which case the same charges will be payable as if such lots had been sold at auction and so far as appropriate these terms apply. 15. Warehousing. We disclaim all liability for goods delivered to our saleroom without sufficient sale instructions and reserve the right to make minimum warehousing charge of £2 per lot per day. Unsold lots are subject to the same charges if you do not remove them within a reasonable time of notification. If not removed within three weeks we reserve the right to sell them and defray charges from any net proceeds of sale or at your expense to consign them to the local authority for disposal. 16. Settlement. Subject to our normal trading conditions, payment will be made by BACS or cheque four weeks after the sale unless the buyer has not paid for the goods. In this case no settlement will then be made but we will take your instructions in the light of our Conditions of Sale. You authorise any sums owed by you to us on other transactions to be deducted from the sale proceeds. You must note the liability to reimburse the proceeds of sale to us as under the circumstances provided for in Condition 10 above. You should therefore bear this potential liability in mind before parting with the proceeds of sale until the expiry of 28 days from the date of sale.
CONDITIONS OF SALE Woolley & Wallis Salisbury Salerooms Ltd carries on business with bidders, buyers and all those present in the auction room prior to or in connection with a sale on the following General Conditions and on such other terms, conditions and notices as may be referred to herein. 1. DEFINITIONS In these Conditions: (a) ‘auctioneer’ means Woolley & Wallis Salisbury Salerooms Ltd or its authorised auctioneer, as appropriate; (b) ‘deliberate forgery’ means an imitation made with the intention of deceiving as to authorship, origin, date, age, period, culture or source but which is unequivocally described in the catalogue as being the work of a particular creator and which at the date of the sale had a value materially less than it would have had if it had been in accordance with the description; (c) ‘hammer price’ means the level of bidding reached (at or above any reserve) when the auctioneer brings down the hammer; (d) ‘terms of consignment’ means the stipulated terms and rates of commission on which Woolley & Wallis Salisbury Salerooms Ltd accepts instructions from sellers or their agents; (e) ‘total amount due’ means the hammer price in respect of the lot sold together with any premium, Value Added Tax chargeable and any additional charges payable by a defaulting buyer under these Conditions; (f) ‘sale proceeds’ means the net amount due to the seller, being the hammer price of the lot sold less commission at the stated rate, Value Added Tax chargeable and any other amounts due to us by the seller in whatever capacity and however arising. (g) ‘‘You’, ‘Your’, etc. refer to the buyer as identified in Condition 2. (h) The singular includes the plural and vice versa as appropriate.
2. BIDDING PROCEDURES AND THE BUYER (a) Bidders are required to register their particulars before bidding and to satisfy any security arrangements before entering the auction room to view or bid; (b) the maker of the highest bid accepted by the auctioneer conducting the sale shall be the buyer at the hammer price and any dispute about a bid shall be settled at the auctioneer’s absolute discretion by reoffering the Lot during the course of the auction or otherwise. The auctioneer shall act reasonably in exercising this discretion. (c) Bidders shall be deemed to act as principals. (d) Our right to bid on behalf of the seller is expressly reserved up to the amount of any reserve and the right to refuse any bid is also reserved. 3. INCREMENTS Bidding increments shall be at the auctioneer’s sole discretion. 4. THE PURCHASE PRICE The Buyer shall pay the hammer price together with a premium thereon of 22% on the first £500,000 and 12% thereafter + VAT at the appropriate rate. 5. VALUE ADDED TAX Value Added Tax on the hammer price is imposed by law on all items affixed with an asterisk or double asterisk. Value Added Tax is charged at the appropriate rate prevailing by law at the date of sale and is payable by buyers of relevant lots. (Please refer to ‘Information for Buyers’ for a brief explanation of the VAT position). 6. PAYMENT (a) Immediately a lot is sold you will: (i) give to us, if requested, proof of identity, and (ii) pay to us the total amount due in pounds sterling (b) Any payments by you to us may be applied by us towards any sums owing from you to us on any account whatever without regard to any directions of you or your agent, whether express or implied. 7. TITLE AND COLLECTION OF PURCHASES (a) The ownership of any lots purchased shall not pass to you until you have made payment in full to us of the total amount due (b) You shall at your own risk and expense take away any lots that you have purchased and paid for not later than 3 working days following the day of the auction or upon the clearance of any cheque used for payment after which you shall be responsible for any removal, storage and insurance charges. (c) No purchase can be claimed or removed until it has been paid for. 8. REMEDIES FOR NON-PAYMENT OR FAILURE TO COLLECT PURCHASES (a) If any Lot is not paid for in full and taken away in accordance with these Conditions or if there is any other breach of these Conditions, we, as agent for the seller and on our own behalf, shall at our absolute discretion and without prejudice to any other rights we may have, be entitled to exercise one or more of the following rights and remedies: (i) to proceed against you for damages for breach of contract; (ii) to rescind the sale of that lot and/or any other lots sold by us to you; (iii) to resell the lot (by auction or private treaty) in which case you shall be responsible for any resulting deficiency in the total amount due (after crediting any part payment and adding any resale costs). Any surplus so arising shall belong to the seller; (iv) to remove, store and insure the lot at your expense and, in the case of storage, either at our premises or elsewhere; (v) to charge interest at a rate not exceeding 1.5% per month on the total amount due to the extent it remains unpaid for more than 3 working days after the sale; (vi) to retain that or any other lot sold to you until you pay the total amount due; (vii) to reject or ignore bids from you or your agent at future auctions or to impose conditions before any such bids shall be accepted; (viii) to apply any proceeds of sale of other Lots due or in future becoming due to you towards the settlement of the total amount due and to exercise a lien (that is a right to retain possession of any of your property in our possession for any purpose until the debt due is satisfied. (b) We shall, as agent for the seller and on our own behalf pursue these rights and remedies only so far as is reasonable to make appropriate recovery in respect of breach of these conditions 9. THIRD PARTY LIABILITY All members of the public on our premises are there at their own risk and must note the lay-out of the accommodation and security arrangements. Accordingly neither the auctioneer nor our employees or agents shall incur liability for death or personal injury (except as required by law by reason of our negligence) or similarly for the safety of the property of persons visiting prior to or at a sale.
10. COMMISSION BIDS Whilst prospective buyers are strongly advised to attend the auction and are always responsible for any decision to bid for a particular lot and shall be assumed to have carefully inspected and satisfied themselves as to its condition, we will if so instructed clearly and in writing execute bids on their behalf. Neither the auctioneer nor our employees or agents shall be responsible for any failure to do so save where such failure is unreasonable. Where two or more commission bids at the same level are recorded we reserve the right in our absolute discretion to prefer the first bid so made. 11. WARRANTY OF TITLE AND AVAILABILITY The seller warrants to the auctioneer and you that the seller is the true owner of the property consigned or is properly authorised by the true owner to consign it for sale and is able to transfer good and marketable title to the property free from any third party claims. 12. AGENCY The auctioneer normally acts as agent only and disclaims any responsibility for default by sellers or buyers. 13. TERMS OF SALE The seller acknowledges that lots are sold subject to the stipulations of these Conditions in their entirety and on the Terms of Consignment as notified to the consignor at the time of the entry of the lot. 14. DESCRIPTIONS AND CONDITION (a) Whilst we seek to describe lots accurately, it may be impractical for us to carry out exhaustive due diligence on each lot. Prospective buyers are given ample opportunities to view and inspect before any sale and they (and any independent experts on their behalf) must satisfy themselves as to the accuracy of any description applied to a lot. Prospective buyers also bid on the understanding that, inevitably, representations or statements by us as to authorship, genuineness, origin, date, age, provenance, condition or estimated selling price involve matters of opinion. We undertake that any such opinion shall be honestly and reasonably held and accept liability for opinions given negligently or fraudulently. Subject to the foregoing neither we the auctioneer nor our employees or agents nor the seller accept liability for the correctness of such opinions and all conditions and warranties, whether relating to description, condition or quality of lots, express, implied or statutory, are hereby excluded. This Condition is subject to the next following Condition concerning deliberate forgeries and applies save as provided for in paragraph 6 ‘information to buyers’. (b) Private treaty sales made under these Conditions are deemed to be sales by auction for purposes of consumer legislation. 15. FORGERIES Notwithstanding the preceding Condition, any lot which proves to be a deliberate forgery (as defined) may be returned to us by you within 21 days of the auction provided it is in the same condition as when bought, and is accompanied by particulars identifying it from the relevant catalogue description and a written statement of defects. If we are satisfied from the evidence presented that the lot is a deliberate forgery we shall refund the money paid by you for the lot including any buyer’s premium provided that (1) if the catalogue description reflected the accepted view of scholars and experts as at the date of sale or (2) you personally are not able to transfer a good and marketable title to us, you shall have no rights under this condition. The right of return provided by this Condition is additional to any right or remedy provided by law or by these Conditions of Sale.
PAINTINGS, DRAWINGS, LITHOGRAPHS, ENGRAVINGS AND PRINTS In accordance with long standing practice in Fine Art Sale Rooms certain terms used in descriptions in the Catalogue have the meanings ascribed to them in the glossary below. Glossary Any statement as to authorship, attribution, origin, date, age, provenance and condition is a statement of opinion and is not to be taken as a statement of fact. The Company reserves the right, in forming their opinion, to consult and rely upon any expect or authority considered by them to be reliable. (a) Edward Lear: In our opinion a work by the artist. (When the artist’s forename(s) is not known, a series of asterisks, followed by the surname of the artist, whether preceded by an initial or not, indicates that in our opinion the work is by the artist named. (b) Attributed to Edward Lear: In our opinion probably a work by the artist but less certainly as to authorship is expressed than in the preceding category. (c) Studio of Edward Lear: In our opinion a work by an unknown hand in the studio of the artist which may be or may not have been executed under the artist’s direction. (d) Circle of Edward Lear: In our opinion a work by an as yet unidentified but distinct hand, closely associated with the named artist but not necessarily his pupil. (e) Style of ...; Follower of Edward Lear: In our opinion a work by a painter working in the artist’s style, contemporary or nearly contemporary, but not necessarily his pupil. (f) Manner of Edward Lear: In our opinion a work in the style of the artist and of a later date. (g) After Edward Lear: In our opinion a copy of a known work of the artist. (h) The term signed and/or dated and/or inscribed means that in our opinion the signature and/or date and/or inscription are from the hand of the artist. (i) The term bears a signature and/or date and/or inscription means that in our opinion the signature and/or date and/or inscription have been added by another hand. (j) Dimensions are given height before width. (k) Pictures are framed unless otherwise stated.
BOOK AUCTIONS If, on collation, any named item in this catalogue proves defective in text or illustration, the lot may be returned within 14 days of the sale with the defects stated in writing. This proviso shall not apply to defects stated in the catalogue or announced at the time of sale; nor to the absence of blanks, half titles, tissue guards or advertisements, damage in respect of bindings, stains, spotting, marginal tears or other defects not affecting completeness of text or illustration; nor to drawings, autographs, letters or manuscripts, signed photographs, music, atlases, maps or periodicals; nor to books not identified by title; nor to books sold not subject to return.
GENERAL 16. We shall have the right at our discretion, to refuse admission to our premises or attendance at our auctions by any person. 17. (a) Any right to compensation for losses liabilities and expenses incurred in respect of and as a result of any breach of these Conditions and any exclusions provided by them shall be available to the seller and/or the auctioneer as appropriate. (b) Such rights and exclusions shall extend to and be deemed to be for the benefit of employees and agents of the seller and/or the auctioneer who may themselves enforce them. 18. Any notice to any buyer, seller, bidder or viewer may be given by first class mail or Swiftmail in which case it shall be deemed to have been received by the addressee 48 hours after posting. 19. Special terms may be used in catalogue descriptions of particular classes of items in which case the descriptions must be interpreted in accordance with any glossary appearing in the catalogue. 20. Any indulgence extended to bidders buyers or sellers by us notwithstanding the strict terms of these Conditions or of the Terms of Consignment shall affect the position at the relevant time only and in respect of that particular concession only; in all other respects these Conditions shall be construed as having full force and effect.
ARTIST’S RESALE RIGHT / DROIT DE SUITE
21. English law applies to the interpretation of these Conditions.
Lots marked with a ‡ symbol are potentially subject to the levy.
Droit de Suite is a royalty payable to a qualifying artist or the artist’s heirs each time a work is resold during the artist’s lifetime and up to a period of 70 years after the artist’s death. Royalties are calculated on a sliding percentage scale based on the hammer price excluding the buyer’s premium. The royalty does not apply to lots selling below the sterling equivalent of €1,000 and the maximum royalty payable on any single lot is the sterling equivalent of €12,500. Droit de Suite, which is not subject to VAT, will be added to the buyer’s purchase price and then passed on to the relevant collecting agency by the auctioneer. Please enquire for the accepted exchange rate on the day of the sale. Royalties for Droit de Suite are as follows: 4% Up to €50,000 3% €50,000.01 - 200,000 1% €200,000.01 - 350,000 0.5% €350,000.01 - 500,000 0.25% In excess of €500,000 Up to a maximum levy of €12,500
Valuations PROBATE VALUATIONS We offer a speedy and professional service for executors and trustees and provide bound valuations for probate and duplicate copies when required. Since security is often a consideration, we can usually arrange for a house to be cleared and sent for auction, our Valuations Department ensures that executors are informed of which sales are involved and the results thereof.
Valuations are a core part of our business and are usually carried out by a senior specialist or directors. Accuracy, speed and above all confidentiality are paramount. INSURANCE VALUATIONS Written valuations for insurance can vary from a single item to a large estate. Before starting we discuss the various options available so that the valuation is specifically tailored to individual client’s needs.
We also carry out valuations for Family Division, Capital Gains Tax, and Private Treaty Sales.
For valuations of an entire house contents an itemised bound valuation is produced and can be accompanied by photographs when required. In addition to providing an inventory, written valuations can prevent painful arguments with a loss adjuster in the event of a claim.
Contact Christine Johnson 01722 424509 FREE AUCTION VALUATIONS Free verbal valuations of items for sale are available at our Castle Street salerooms. Please telephone the relevant specialist or call our office on 01722 424500.
Woolley & Wallis valuations are accepted by all leading insurance companies.
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Follow A345 for 1.7 miles. At Beehive Park & Ride follow the signs for A338 Swindon and Marlborough.
Follow A345 for 1.7 miles. At Beehive Park & Ride follow the signs for A338 Swindon and Marlborough.
DIRECTIONS FROM WOOLLEY & WALLIS CASTLE TO SALT LANE TOSTREET CASTLE STREET & WALLIS WOOLLEY FROM DIRECTIONS PEDESTRIAN ROUTE DRIVING ROUTE TO SALT LANE DRIVING ROUTE TO CASTLE ST.
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WOOLLEY & WALLIS Salt Lane
Woolley & Wallis Carter House 6 – 10 Salt Lane SP1 1EE
Registered in England No. 2998482
WOOLLEY & WALLIS
Woolley & Wallis Salisbury Salerooms Ltd. 51-61 Castle Street, Salisbury Wiltshire SP1 3SU
A338 BOURNMOUTH & RINGWOOD
Woolley & Wallis Salisbury Salerooms 51 – 61 Castle Street SP1 3SU
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Qudos CASTLE STREET
VAT No: 631 9832 29 TESCO
Design & Production by Jamm Design Ltd. Tel. 020 7424 7830 www.jammdesign.co.uk
Due to the one-way system of Salisbury please follow the red route when driving from Salt Lane to Castle Street.
Due to the one-way system of Salisbury, please follow the red route when driving from Salt Lane to Castle Street.
WOO L LE Y & WA L LI S Absentee Bid Form
PLEASE PRINT CLEARLY IN BLOCK LETTERS Lot Number in numerical order
Price Excluding buyer’s premium & VAT
Thursday 24th July 2014 Please bid, on my behalf, for the undermentioned lots up to the prices shown which do not include the buyer’s premium or any V.A.T. payable on lots. These bids are to be executed as cheaply as is permitted by other bids, and/or reserves if any, and subject to the Conditions of Sale printed in the Catalogue. Please note we cannot guarantee that bids received after 4pm on the day prior to the auction will be executed. Billing Name (please print)
Postcode Daytime telephone Email All accounts must be settled within 21 days. There is no surcharge for debit card payments, but for credit cards there will be a 2% (+VAT) surcharge. ID is required for all first time bidders.
Salisbury Salerooms, 51-61 Castle Street, Salisbury, Wiltshire SP1 3SU • Tel: 01722 424500 Fax: 01722 424508
AUCTION CALENDAR FURNITURE & WORKS OF ART 8th July 7th October Mark Richards +44 (0) 1722 411854 • firstname.lastname@example.org SILVER 22nd & 23rd July 16th October – The Christopher Foley, F.S.A., Collection of English Medals of the 15th-17th centuries. 21st & 22nd October Rupert Slingsby +44 (0) 1722 424501 • email@example.com Lucy Chalmers +44 (0) 1722 424594 • firstname.lastname@example.org JEWELLERY 24th July 23rd October Jonathan Edwards +44 (0) 1722 424504 • email@example.com Marielle Whiting +44 (0) 1722 424595 • firstname.lastname@example.org CLOCKS, WATCHES & SCIENTIFIC INSTRUMENTS 30th July 29th October Richard Price +44 (0) 7741 242421 • email@example.com ENGLISH & EUROPEAN CERAMICS & GLASS 9th September – Fine Porcelain & Pottery 25th November – English & European Ceramics & Glass Clare Durham +44 (0) 1722 424507 • firstname.lastname@example.org 20TH CENTURY DESIGN 10th September – 20th Century Design 3rd December – British Art Pottery Michael Jeffery +44 (0) 1722 424505 • email@example.com PAINTINGS 24th September – Oils, Watercolours, Prints & Miniatures 10th December – Part 1: Fine Old Masters & 19th Century Part 2: 20th Century & Contemporary Victor Fauvelle +44 (0) 1722 424503 • firstname.lastname@example.org Jo Butler +44 (0) 1722 424592 • email@example.com ASIAN ART 12th & 13th November John Axford +44 (0) 1722 424506 • firstname.lastname@example.org Sophie Lister +44 (0) 1722 424591 • email@example.com