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    Sale 5217

    Antique & Collectable Jewellery

    6 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 103

    FIVE 18TH AND 19TH CENTURY RINGS AND A GROUP OF JEWELLERY

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    FIVE 18TH AND 19TH CENTURY RINGS AND A GROUP OF JEWELLERY
    Rings comprise: an adapted gold mourning ring, the late 18th century marquise shaped sepia miniature depicting twin hearts beneath a wreath and a dove to a shaped section hoop with the partial legend Park Ob: 11 Feb: 1733 Aet 35; a late 18th century gold, garnet and enamel mourning ring, the central sepia miniature depicting an amphora beneath a weeping willow to a foiled garnet bezel and black enamel band with the legend Eliz: Lake Ob: 3 Oct: 1775 Ae: 43; a late 17th/early 18th century gold and rock crystal ring, the central gilt thread monogram under a cut-cornered rectangular rock crystal, to cushion shaped foiled rock crystal shoulders; an early 19th century gold, half-pearl and enamel mourning ring, the central cushion shaped locket compartment enclosing hair to a black enamel surround and half-pearl border, the reverse engraved Mary H Sayer Ob 19th December 1822 Aet 76, to openwork scroll shoulders; an early 19th century ring, the cushion shaped glazed locket centre enclosing hair to a green paste border and bi-furcated shoulders; an early 20th century gold, amethsyt and half-pearl pendant; a pair of amethyst and cultured pearl earrings, screw fittings; a garnet and cultured pearl cluster ring; and two synthetic gem single stone rings


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    Please note that due to the presence of ivory in this lot it will require a CITES licence to leave the EU and will also be subject to US Fish and Wildlife restrictions if it is to be imported into the USA