Country House Sale: Saturday 26 April 2014 09:30AM

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Viewing: Thursday 24 April 9am-5pm, Friday 25 April 9am-6pm and morning of sale from 7am
Please note: Lots 1100 onwards will be sold from 10.30am in the middle saleroom
Notable collections in this sale include:
The residual contents from Arthington Hall, Arthington (indicated by ^)
The second part of The McCarthy Estate (indicated by #)
The second part of The Ian Alistair Robertson Collection of Minton Figures (see lots 119 to 137)

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Lots 1 to 50 of 1519


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Lot 1

An elongated belcher link bracelet, length 20cm

Estimate: £600-800

NOT SOLD
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Lot 2

A 14ct gold opal and diamond spray ring, set with marquise cabochon opals, and three round brilliant cut diamond details, on a yellow tapered shoulder plain polished shank, finger size P1/2

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £180
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Lot 3

An Indian brooch set with miniature painted scenes of the Taj Mahal and other buildings, painted on ivory

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £190
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Lot 4

An early 19th century miniature fob watch in a gilt metal case, 3.2cm including suspension loop

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £280
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Lot 5

A Chinese jade type figure of a boy holding a bottle vase, 8.5cm high

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £200
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Lot 6

A Chinese carved jade type model of a peach, 6cm

Estimate: £200-300

NOT SOLD
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Lot 7

A 19th century Cantonese carved ivory card case, each side carved in relief with figures amongst a mountainous landscape, 9.5cm x 5.5cm

Estimate: £350-450

Sold: £500
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Lot 8

A 19th century ivory letter seal, the gilt metal matrix engraved with initials, 9.5cm; and a similar seal with white metal matrix, 9cm

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £180
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Lot 9

A silver bangle, by Charles Horner, engraved throughout

Estimate: £60-80

Sold: £80
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Lot 10

A diamond two stone ring, circa 1930, the round brilliant cut diamonds in white claw settings, on platinum fronted shoulders to a yellow plain polished shank, total diamond weight 0.80 carat approximately, finger size V approximately

Estimate: £500-700

Sold: £600
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Lot 11

A green and white stone cluster ring, in yellow claw settings to a tapered shoulder plain polished shank, finger size N, and a white stone set dress ring, in yellow claw, channel and rubbed over settings, finger size O1/2 (2)

Estimate: £70-100

Sold: £100
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Lot 12

A set of four early 20th century ivory pepper mills, 7.5cm high

Estimate: £120-180

Sold: £380
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Lot 13

A string of amber beads, the orangey-yellow graduated barrel shaped beads knotted, without a clasp, length 106cm approximately

Estimate: £500-700

Sold: £5500
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Lot 14

A George V silver mounted combination penknife, Sheffield 1910, 7.2cm long; a similar example, Sheffield 1933, 8cm long; an ivory penknife, 9cm long; and a steel roundlet corkscrew (4)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £130
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Lot 15

A diamond three stone ring, an old cut diamond flanked by two round brilliant cut diamonds, in white claw settings and millegrain decorated geometric frames, on a chunky yellow setting, total estimated diamond weight 1.00 carat approximately, finger size V

Estimate: £500-700

Sold: £750
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Lot 16

A half engraved hollow curb link bracelet hung with an 1876 20 Franc coin, length 18.3cm

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £180
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Lot 17

A diamond three stone drop pendant, the graduated round brilliant cut diamonds in white claw settings, total estimated diamond weight 0.15 carat approximately, drop length 1.8cm

Estimate: £70-100

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Lot 18

# A snake bracelet, to coil around the wrist, marked to the tail 'DEPOSE' and 'ATELION' (damages)

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £1200
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Lot 19

A locket decorated with a seed pearl set and blue enamel belt and buckle motif, with an engraved 'shadow' beneath, on a long length guard chain, locket measures 3.4cm by 5.6cm, chain length 79.5cm (doubled over)

Estimate: £600-800

Sold: £750
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Lot 20

Six stick pins, including a diamond and ruby set example in the form of a prowling cat, a ruby, diamond and sapphire set example as a horseshoe and crop, one as a horses hoof, one as a spur, one as a racehorse and jockey in a horseshoe, and the last as a horseshoe (6)

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £180
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Lot 21

# A cuff style bracelet, the hollow links with floral embossed and heavily textured finish, length 18cm

Estimate: £500-700

Sold: £500
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Lot 22

A diamond solitaire ring, the round brilliant cut diamond in a yellow high four claw setting, to a grooved shoulder, plain polished shank, estimated diamond weight 0.15 carat approximately, finger size L

Estimate: £120-180

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Lot 23

A single diamond set earring (possibly suitable for conversion to a pendant), of two adjoining circular forms each comprising a round brilliant cut diamond and a diamond set crescent shape, length 1.7cm

Estimate: £60-80

Sold: £50
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Lot 24

A black and white enamelled mourning ring with initials "TT" on a cushion shaped panel to trifurcated shoulders, the reverse of the panel engraved 'Thos Terrey Ob 2d May 1817 At 53', finger size N1/2

Estimate: £200-300

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Lot 25

A cultured pearl necklace, the graduated cultured pearls knotted to a clasp set with two rows of five old cut diamonds, total estimated diamond weight 0.50 carat approximately, length 54cm

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £220
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Lot 26

A pair of pink sapphire and diamond drop earrings, round brilliant cut diamonds in white claws in a pierced setting, around a pear cut pink sapphire, total estimated diamond weight 0.55 carat approximately, with post fittings for pierced ears, drop length 4cm

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £400
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Lot 27

A cased set of 9ct gold dress studs and cufflinks, the cufflinks with oval heads, chain linked to a bullet shaped end piece, the studs of round form, with bevelled edges; and a pair of cased lorgnettes

Estimate: £120-180

Sold: £110
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Lot 28

A Victorian silver snuff box by Nathaniel Mills, with engine turned decoration, Birmingham 1839, 7cm wide; and a similar William IV example, Birmingham 1832, 8.5cm wide

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £300
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Lot 29

English School, miniature portrait of George III, 6cm diameter, turned wood frame

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £80
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Lot 30

Six gemstones including an oval opal, two bloodstones, a moonstone, a banded agate and a piece of rough, and diamond set bars and clasp for a pearl choker

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £130
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Lot 31

A diamond five stone ring, a round brilliant cut centrally, flanked by graduated pairs of old cut diamonds to each side, in yellow claw settings, on a plain polished shank, total estimated diamond weight 0.80 carat approximately, finger size K1/2

Estimate: £400-600

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Lot 32

A 9ct gold kunzite ring, the oval cut kunzite in a yellow claw setting to shoulders inset with diamonds, to a knife edge shoulder plain polished shank, finger size O

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £90
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Lot 33

A centre seconds pocket watch, made for the Chinese Market, signed Bovet Fleurier, circa 1840, the elaborately chased lever movement signed, white metal case with Chinese characters inside back cover, 55mm wide

Estimate: £250-300

Sold: £280
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Lot 34

A Victorian ivory brooch finely carved with flowers and fruit within a coral border

Estimate: £50-70

Sold: £160
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Lot 35

A locket applied with a split pearl inset floral motif, on a long length guard chain, locket measures 3cm by 5cm, chain length 63cm (doubled over)

Estimate: £500-700

Sold: £500
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Lot 36

# A garnet ring, the cabochon garnet in a yellow collet setting, to a tapered shank, finger size Q

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £220
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Lot 37

After Winter Halter, miniature portrait of the young Queen Victoria wearing blue sash, oval, 7.5cm by 6cm, ivory frame

Estimate: £120-180

Sold: £110
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Lot 38

A 19th century Continental school miniature bust portrait of a gentleman, wearing a white stock and a black jacket, 6cm diameter, turned wood frame

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £150
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Lot 39

A ruby and split pearl hoop brooch, trios of split pearls alternate with round cut rubies, measures 2.5cm in diameter, cased

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £200
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Lot 40

An early 20th century diamond ring, an old cut diamond in a squared setting, with three old cut diamonds on each shoulder, in white setting, on a yellow shank, total estimated diamond weight 0.65 carat approximately, finger size N

Estimate: £300-400

Sold: £300
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Lot 41

A diamond set full eternity ring, eight-cut diamonds in white claw settings, to a (worn) flat sided shank, total estimated diamond weight 0.40 carat approximately, finger size P1/2

Estimate: £70-100

Sold: £60
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Lot 42

# A pearl single stone ring, the pearl in yellow claw settings, to fancy pierced shoulders, with fleur-de-lys style decoration, on a grooved shank, finger size N

Estimate: £70-100

Sold: £80
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Lot 43

A pair of 18ct white gold amethyst and diamond drop earrings, a row of ten round brilliant cut diamonds suspends a pear cut amethyst, in white claw settings, with post fittings for pierced ears, drop length 4.6cm

Estimate: £500-600

Sold: £550
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Lot 44

A coral ring, set with an oval cabochon coral, finger size R1/2 and an 18ct gold band ring, of textured form, finger size M (2)

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £260
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Lot 45

A diamond half hoop ring, set with six round brilliant cut diamonds in white claw settings, to a plain polished shank, total estimated diamond weight 0.50 carat approximately, finger size N

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £120
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Lot 46

An Art Nouveau style maiden's head brooch, stamped 'STERLING', measures 5.5cm by 4.9cm

Estimate: £50-70

Sold: £70
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Lot 47

A charm bracelet, the fancy links hung with assorted seals and coins, length 19.8cm

Estimate: £220-280

Sold: £280
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Lot 48

A scroll link bracelet, stamped '15CT', length 18.5cm

Estimate: £250-300

Sold: £250
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Lot 49

A George V 9ct gold vesta case, 1924, 46mm high

Estimate: £180-220

Sold: £240
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Lot 50

A miniature portrait of a lady with jewellery headdress and dress, indistinctly signed, oval, 11cm by 8cm, silvered frame

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £120
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