Collectables, Antiques
and The Skidmore Collection of Chinese Collectables Auction
on Saturday 18th May 2019
On view:
Thursday 16th May 10am-4pm
Friday 17th May 12noon -7pm
Saleday from 8.30am - 10am
Sale commences at 10am
Lots: 456-505 of 614
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Lot 456
19th cent. Miniature painting on ivorine of a lady in a later frame. Plus a 20th cent. Mexican shadow cut outs, mounted on paper, figures in various costumes. All very colourful 6 in total. All unmounted. 9½ins. x 13ins.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 457
The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Hallmarked gold - cigarette case 9ct. 375. Presented to T. E. Skidmore by his fellow directors at British American Tobacco Co. (China) on his retirement April 1935. Engine turned radiating sun decoration. Maker Adey Bros. Birmingham. Height 4¼ins. Width 3¼ins. Depth ⅜?ins. Weight 155gms. In presentation box.

Estimate:  £1800 - 2200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 458
The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Chinese export gold - cylindrical small pill box. Height 1¾ins. Dia. ½ins. Characters to base. 10gms.
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 459
The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: Chinese export gold - 18ct men's breast jewel, gold cash coin on black woven ribbon. The jewel is clasp and ring mounted with a clasp and safety chain, all marked 18ct. Zee Sung Shanghai. Weighable 18.6gms.
Estimate:  £400 - 450 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 460
Jewellery: Lapis lazuli and cultured pearl necklace and earring set with 9ct hallmarked fittings and clasp. Lapis beads 50 x ¼ins. Dia. Pearl beds 9 x 3/16ins. Dia. Overall length 20ins.
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 461
Opal Jewellery: Double drop pendant with matching triple drop earrings. Marked and tested 375.
Estimate:  £100 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 462
Diamond Jewellery: 19th cent. Sunburst 12 points design old cut earrings. Central stone .20, 6 points 4 stones .10 to .02, 6 small points 3 stones .05 to .02, set in yellow gold and silver with clasp mounts. Total weight 7.5gms inclusive.
Estimate:  £500 - 800 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 463
Diamond Jewellery: Solitaire brilliant cut. Approx. 1.25 carats set 18ct marked and tested white gold. Size M UK, 6 USA.
Estimate:  £800 - 1200 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 464
Hallmarked Gold: Half hoop eternity ring. Three small diamond and six small square cut rubies set in 18ct 750 gold.
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 465
Hallmarked Gold: Dress ring, nine small ruby coloured stones in a square signet style design. Set in 9ct 375 gold.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 466
Hallmarked Gold: Three stone ring, central sapphire with diamonds either side, set in 18ct 750 gold.
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 467
Hallmarked Gold: Dress ring. Oval cut citrine set in 9ct 375 gold.
Estimate:  £40 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 468
Hallmarked Gold Jewellery: Black opal, oval cut mounted in a decorative wire work design, 9ct gold set.
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 469
Hallmarked Gold: Wedding band 22ct. Approx. 3gms.
Estimate:  £60 - 90 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 470
Hallmarked Gold: 18ct. Diamond cluster ring, single central stone surrounded by six others. Approx 2.77ct. 7g. Inclusive.
Estimate:  £2000 - 2500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 471
Jewellery: Gold emerald and diamond ring. Tests 9ct. 2.7gms.
Estimate:  £40 - 60 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 472
Hallmarked Gold: Wedding rings 22ct. 8½gms.
Estimate:  £160 - 180 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 473
Jewellery: Gold ring. Diamond cluster. Tests 18ct. 2.2gms.
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 474
Jewellery: 20th cent. cross over diamond ring (tests 18ct.). Size N.
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 475
Hallmarked Platinum: Diamond half hoop eternity. 5g. Inclusive.
Estimate:  £200 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 476
Jewellery: 18ct. Diamond and sapphire eternity ring. Size M/N.
Estimate:  £300 - 500 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 477
Hallmarked Gold: Wedding rings 22ct. 8.8gms.
Estimate:  £140 - 180 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 478
Hallmarked Gold: Chevron rings 9ct. 5½gms.
Estimate:  £50 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 479
Jewellery: Stamped 9c. Signet ring set with 0.11 diamonds. 5½gms.
Estimate:  £60 - 80 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 480
Jewellery: Yellow metal link bracelet (tests 9ct.). Plus a small yellow metal (tests 9ct.) ring with inset Italian coin. Approx. 9.3gms.
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 481
Chinese jewellery. Yellow metal, marked and tests 14K, bracelet. Five jade panels with four Chinese character separators. 7ins. 10gms inclusive.
Estimate:  £80 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 482
Gold Jewellery: Neck chains box link marked 9ct 375. 17ins. Another 16ins. 15gms. Plus a rope twist chain. (3) 23gms.
Estimate:  £210 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 483
Hallmarked Silver: Ingot pendant and chain. 1oz.
Estimate:  £20 - 30 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 484
Gold Jewellery: Double link articulated bracelet mark and test 750 with safety chain. Length 8½ins.
Estimate:  £300 - 350 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 485
Edwardian Jewellery: Turquoise and seed pearl star brooch stamped 375, plus knot brooch with single peridot selling mark 15ct.
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 486
Gold Jewellery: Neck chains box link mark 9ct. 375. Length 20ins. x 2. 22gms.
Estimate:  £200 - 250 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 487
Jewellery: Yellow metal (tests 9ct) keep chain 55ins long with yellow metal sliding pencil, 1½ins, retracted. Slider with turquoise stones, the pencil topped with an amethyst stone. 30gms without pencil.
Estimate:  £290 - 320 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 488
Jewellery: Gold belcher chain 18ins.. Tests 9ct. 11gms.
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 489
Jewellery: 20th cent. Novelty articulated clown (tests 9ct.) decorated with coloured stones. Approx. 10.1gms.
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 490
Jewellery: 18ct. (tested) gold chain. Plus a 18ct. (tested) pendant depicting the face of Christ. Approx. 46.9gms.
Estimate:  £700 - 1000 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 491
Coins: Gold sovereign 1926 in 14/15ct. (tested) mount. Approx. 10.6gms in total.
Estimate:  £220 - 260 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 492
Coins: Victoria veiled head sovereign 1898.
Estimate:  £180 - 220 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 493
Coins: Victoria veiled head sovereign 1898.
Estimate:  £180 - 220 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 494
Coins: Victoria young head gold sovereign 1871 in 9ct. (tested) mount. Approx. 8.5gms in total.
Estimate:  £180 - 220 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 495
Coins: Sovereign Edward VII 1907. 8gms.
Estimate:  £180 - 220 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 496
Jewellery: Selection of yellow metal items including earrings, pendants, chains & necklaces. Some marked 375 with continental marks. 31.5gms. inclusive.
Estimate:  £200 - 300 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 497
Seals: Early 19th cent. Workhouse seal for the St. Neots Union Bedford Queen's Crown.
Estimate:  £100 - 150 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 498
Pens: Dunhill silver fountain pen. Cartridge fill engine turned case and cap. Gold 585 nib.
Estimate:  £80 - 120 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 499
The Thomas E Skidmore Collection: 19th cent. Pens - Samson Mordan yellow metal dipper reversible pen/pencil. Cartouche S Mordan & Co. Maker with bloodstone finial 5¼ins. Includes spare leads and a tube of Hulcheons 'Finerpointe Leads'.
Estimate:  £300 - 400 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 500
Watches: Swiss 15 jewel movement keyless pocket watch with Swiss silver marked case. 20th cent. Arnex half hunter with Swiss 17 jewel Incabloc movement with yellow metal plated case. Plus Casio 'Edifice' chronograph with stainless steel case and bracelet.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 501
Watches: Hallmarked gold 9ct. Garrard & Co. Ladies cocktail watch with leather strap.
Estimate:  £70 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 502
20th cent. Jewellery: Jade and yellow metal studs and earrings, and white metal and pearl necklaces.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 503
Designer Jewellery: 'Monet' bead and yellow metal necklace, eight string. Plus an inch and ¾ bracelet.
Estimate:  £30 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 504
Early 20th cent. Ciro faux pearls, double string with 9ct gold clasp. 3 boxed sets plus one pair of earrings.
Estimate:  £90 - 100 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
Lot 505
20th cent. Jewellery: Jadeite pendant with yellow metal decoration on fine chain, white metal torc style necklace decorated with flowers, earrings and floral pendant.

Estimate:  £40 - 50 Click here for details of BP and other fees payable on this lot.
  
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