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Lot 25: Gold and Enamel Pencil with Amethyst Top

Gold and Enamel Pencil with Amethyst Top
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Description:
Gold and black enamel pencil with amethyst set top.
Dimensions:
Height: 3.3″
Width: 0.6″
Length:
Circa: 1860
Condition: Good condition, some losses to the black enamel, push mechanism moves freely and is not engaged.
Low Estimate: £800.00
High Estimate: £1,200.00

*Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. The Antique Enamel Company Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing.

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Lot 28: Gold and Agate Pen

Gold and Agate Pen
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Description:
Very fine gold and agate pen. Attractive gold mounts, set on cream coloured agate.
Dimensions:
Height: 6.8″
Width: 0.2″
Length:
Circa: 1860
Condition: Very good condition, no chips or damage to the agate and gold work in excellent condition.
Low Estimate: £350.00
High Estimate: £500.00

*Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. The Antique Enamel Company Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing.

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Lot 30: Multi Coloured Diamong Ring

Multi Coloured Diamong Ring
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Description:
Fancy and white coloured diamond ring. The ring is set with a larger white diamond (approx 0.7cts) and six fancy coloured diamonds, five are brilliant cut, one triangular cut. Fancy colours; light purple, yellow, vivid yellow, orangey brown, orange and greenish yellow on hallmarked 18ct yellow gold mount, ring size O 1/2, 4.9g.
Dimensions:
Height: 1″
Width: .0.55″
Length:
Circa: 1980
Condition: Very good, no chips or damage to the diamonds or mount.
Low Estimate: £3,500.00
High Estimate: £5,000.00

*Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. The Antique Enamel Company Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing.

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Lot 32: Diamond and Sapphire Ring

Diamond and Sapphire Ring
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Description:
Diamond and sapphire ring set alternately with sapphires and diamonds in 18k yellow gold mount. Approximate total diamond weight 0.35cts, approximate sapphire weight 0.45cts, ring size
Dimensions:
Height:
Width: 0.8
Length:
Circa:
Condition: In good condition.
Low Estimate: £300.00
High Estimate: £500.00

*Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. The Antique Enamel Company Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing.

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Lot 33: Pair of Diamond Studs

Pair of Diamond Studs
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Description:
Pair of diamond studs each set with a brilliant cut diamond, approximate diamond weight 0.55cts.
Dimensions:
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Length:
Circa:
Condition: In good condition.
Low Estimate: £400.00
High Estimate: £600.00

*Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. The Antique Enamel Company Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing.

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Lot 34: Diamond Ring

Diamond Ring
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Description:
Diamond ring, set with a brilliant cut diamond, approximately 0.65cts, bordered by baguette and brilliant cut diamonds, remaining dimaond weight approximately 0.25cts, in 18k yellow gold mount, ring size
Dimensions:
Height:
Width: 0.85″
Length:
Circa:
Condition: In good condition.
Low Estimate: £1,000.00
High Estimate: £1,500.00

*Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. The Antique Enamel Company Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing.

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Lot 35: Fine Gold Ring Watch with Chased Sides

Fine Gold Ring Watch with Chased Sides
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Description:
A late 19th Century Swiss cylinder in a diamond set gold ring. Keyless gilt bar movement with going barrel. Plain cock with polished steel regulator, plain three arm gilt balance with blue steel spiral hairspring. Polished steel cylinder, steel escape wheel. Small white enamel dial with black Arabic numerals, the twelve marked in red, blue steel hands. Gold ring with chased and engraved sides and shank. Diamond set bezel which rotates to wind and set the watch.
Dimensions:
Height: 1.05″
Width: 0.8″
Length:
Circa: 1910
Condition: Excellent condition, no diamonds deficient and movement is currently working.
Low Estimate: £3,500.00
High Estimate: £5,000.00

*Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. The Antique Enamel Company Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing.

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Lot 36: Important Quarter Repeating Ring Watch

Important Quarter Repeating Ring Watch
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Description:
An extraordinary, half pearl and diamond-set quarter repeating ring watch with visible diamond-set balance – with original box Case: 18k pink gold, rectangular-shaped case with cut corners, the bezel set with half pearls, diamonds and gold pearls, slide for repeating mechanism, push back with apertures for winding and hand-set, reeded shank with triangular-shaped half pearl-set shoulders. Dial: enamel, eccentric dial with Arabic numerals, signed, blued Breguet hands. Upper part with a polished disc with four curved diamond-set arms illustrating a visible balance. Movm.: rectangular-shaped movement, frosted, gilt, 2 hammers, 1 bell, 2 barrels for going and striking train, cylinder escapement. This is one of five known quarter repeating ring watches. Achard & Fils Achard & Fils was a watch manufacturer based in Geneva. The company was founded in 1796 by George Achard under the name Achard & Cie. Later the company changed its name to Achard & Fils. Achard & Fils was well known for its enamelled watches. The company ceased to exist in the 19th century.
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Circa: 1820
Condition: Fine
Low Estimate: £20,000.00
High Estimate: £30,000.00

*Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. The Antique Enamel Company Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing.

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Lot 38: Cabrolet Cased Pocket Watch with Fine Engravings

Cabrolet Cased Pocket Watch with Fine Engravings
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Description:
A large late 19th Century lever in a rare reversible cabriolet gold hunter pair case. Keywind gilt bar movement with suspended going barrel. Plain cock with polished steel regulator. compensation balance with blue steel spiral hairspring. Club foot lever escapement, polished steel escape wheel. White enamel dial signed “BWCo”, subsidiary seconds, Roman numerals, decorative gilt hands. Rare heavy 18 carat cabriolet case which can be used either as a full hunter or as an open face. The inner gold case with florally engraved back and plain middle. Wound and set through the signed gold cuvette, gold button in the pendant to open the back. This can be used on its own or placed in the three section gold outer case with either the dial or back visible. When the dial is shown the watch still appears to be a conventional open face watch with the engraved back depicting a Scottish hunting scene. Alternatively with the florally engraved back of the inner visible the watch becomes a full hunter, the button in the pendant serving to open the front cover.
Dimensions:
Height: 3.2″
Width: 2.2″
Length:
Circa: 1890
Condition: In excellent working condition, very small loss of enamel on the dial.
Low Estimate: £4,000.00
High Estimate: £6,000.00

*Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. The Antique Enamel Company Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing.

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Lot 41: Fine Gold, Ruby and Pearl Ladies Pendant Watch

Fine Gold, Ruby and Pearl Ladies Pendant Watch
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Description:
An early 19th Century rare pearl and ruby encrusted gold open face watch. Fitted with a Swiss cylinder Keywind gilt bar movement, plain cock with polished steel regulator. Wound through the gilt dial with Arabic numerals, blue steel hands. Fine gold open face case the bezels set with a row of pink rubies each circled by split pearls. The back encrusted with graduated split pearls in a geometric pattern set around a central ruby. The background of the design filled with many hundreds of tiny split pearls entirely covering the back. Pearl set pendant, ruby and pearl set bow. Green morocco covered presentation case.
Dimensions:
Height: 2.2″
Width: 1.9″
Length:
Circa: 1850
Condition: In excellent working condition, no signs of damage or repair and no pearls or rubies appear to be deficient.
Low Estimate: £8,000.00
High Estimate: £12,000.00

*Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. The Antique Enamel Company Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing.

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Lot 42: Very Rare Seed Pearl Quarter Repeating Watch

Very Rare Seed Pearl Quarter Repeating Watch
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Description:
An early 19th Century Swiss quarter repeating cylinder in a rare pearl encrusted gold open face case. Skeletonised three quarter plate gilt keywind movement, suspended going barrel with polished steel stopwork. Plain cock with blue steel regulator, plain three arm gilt balance with blue steel spiral hairspring. Polished steel cylinder, steel escape wheel. Push pendant quarter repeating on two rectangular section polished steel gongs. Gold engine turned dial, Roman numerals, gold hands. Fine gold open face case the bezels set with a row of large split pearls. The back encrusted with graduated split pearls in a geometric pattern. The background of the design filled with many hundreds of tiny split pearls entirely covering the back. Trefoil bow, wound and set through the gold cuvette. Pearl set key and short gold chain.
Dimensions:
Height: 2.2″
Width: 1.8″
Length:
Circa: 1850
Condition: In excellent working condition, no pearls appear to be deficient, watch and repeating mechanism working very well.
Low Estimate: £25,000.00
High Estimate: £40,000.00

*Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. The Antique Enamel Company Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing.

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Lot 44: Gold and Enamel Diamond Set Verge Watch

Gold and Enamel Diamond Set Verge Watch
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Description:
An 18th Century Swiss verge in a stone set gold and enamel consular case. Full plate gilt fusee movement. Finely pierced and engraved bridge cock with steel coqueret, plain three arm gilt balance with blue steel spiral hairspring. Silver regulator dial with blue steel indicator. Winding through the signed white enamel dial, Roman and Arabic numerals, pierced stone set hands. Gold consular case, oval cartouche on the back of three colour gold and enamel within a stone set frame surrounded by a border of light green translucent enamel over an engine turned ground. Outside this a further band of enamelled foliate decoration with applied gold rope band. Stone set front bezel.
Dimensions:
Height: 2″
Width: 1.6″
Length:
Circa: 1780
Condition: In very good working condition. Some decorative diamonds missing on the bezel and reverse and a small chip to the enamel near the winding section and chip on the inner section of the glass near the centre.
Low Estimate: £3,000.00
High Estimate: £5,000.00

*Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. The Antique Enamel Company Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing.

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Lot 45: Fine Gold and Enamel Pearl Set Watch

Fine Gold and Enamel Pearl Set Watch
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Description:
A late 18th Century Swiss verge in a pearl set gold and enamel case. Full plate gilt fusee movement. Finely pierced and engraved bridge cock with steel coqueret, plain three arm gilt balance with blue steel spiral hairspring. Silver regulator dial with gilt indicator. Winding through the signed white enamel dial, Arabic numerals, blue steel hands. Gold open face case with pearl set bezels, gold pendant and bow. Unusual back set with white stones and decorated in red and gilt enamel on a black ground. At the base a stylised sun below the gilt decorated red enamel arc. Above this a crescent moon set with white stones.
Dimensions:
Height: 2″
Width: 1.5″
Length:
Circa: 1820
Condition: In excellent working condition, one pearl missing on the border of the reverse of the watch and a very small chip to the dial near the winding section.
Low Estimate: £4,000.00
High Estimate: £6,000.00

*Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. The Antique Enamel Company Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing.

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Lot 46: Gold, Enamel, Diamond & Pearl Watch & Chatelaine

Gold, Enamel, Diamond & Pearl Watch & Chatelaine
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Description:
An early 19th Century French verge watch and chatelaine in an unusual gold and enamel half hunter case set with diamonds and pearls. Full plate gilt fusee movement. Finely pierced and engraved bridge cock with steel coqueret, plain three arm gilt balance with blue steel spiral hairspring. Silver regulator dial with blue steel indicator. Signed engine turned gold dial, small central chapter of white enamel marked in Arabic numerals, blue steel hands. Unusual 18 carat gold case with ribbed middle. The covers decorated in translucent dark blue enamel over an engine turned ground with diamond set rings. Bezels set with a row of split pearls with matching pearl set chatelaine.
Dimensions:
Height: 6.5″
Width: 1.6″
Length:
Circa: 1820
Condition: In excellent condition, no pearl or diamonds deficient, movement currently working.
Low Estimate: £3,500.00
High Estimate: £5,000.00

*Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. The Antique Enamel Company Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing.

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Lot 48: Atlas Diamond Set Clock

Atlas Diamond Set Clock
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Description:
The world opening to reveal the watch the base set with Diamonds and a Golden topaz. The top with cherub winder holding a heart shaped diamond.
Dimensions:
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Length:
Circa: 1880
Condition: Very good condition
Low Estimate: £8,000.00
High Estimate: £12,000.00

*Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. The Antique Enamel Company Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing.

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Lot 49: Erotic Automation Pocket Watch

Erotic Automation Pocket Watch
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Description:
18K yellow gold, open-face, key-winding, round-shaped, pocket watch, with one horological complication: quarter-repeater on two steel gongs (activated by depressing the pendant) The chiselled varicoloured gold scene shows two Jacquemarts (Jacks), “Les Bons Sauvages”, striking the elapsed time (the woman, on the left, strikes the hours and the first shot of the quarters while the man, on the right, strikes the second shot of the quarters, and, below, a goat moves its mouth; all animated by the repeating mechanism under the scene set at six o’clock, there is a second concealed automaton erotic scene (discovered and activated by the push-piece at 6 o’clock) showing a couple in erotic position
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Circa:
Condition: Very good condition
Low Estimate: £15,000.00
High Estimate: £20,000.00

*Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. The Antique Enamel Company Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing.

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Lot 51: Unusual Silver Gilt and Gem Set Form Clock

Unusual Silver Gilt and Gem Set Form Clock
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Description:
An unusual gem set silver gilt desk clock in the form of a carriage being drawn by butterflies. Small full plate gilt fusee verge movement. Finely pierced and engraved bridge cock with steel coqueret, plain three arm gilt balance with blue steel spiral hairspring. Silver regulator dial with blue steel indicator. Wound through the white enamel dial, Arabic numerals, gilt Breguet hands. The movement housed in a plain drum with a glazed hinged front door and clip on glazed back. This sits on an ornate carriage constructed from pierced and engraved silver gilt frames. A small cast cherub drives the carriage holding the reigns to three well modelled butterflies pulling the coach. The dial side of the coach set with white and red gem stones. Pierced and engraved wheels sitting on a rectangular lapis lazuli base.
Dimensions:
Height: 3.3″
Width: 4.8″
Length:
Circa: 1820
Condition: In good condition, small chip to the white enamel dial near the winding section, complete with all gems. Movement not currently working.
Low Estimate: £1,500.00
High Estimate: £2,000.00

*Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. The Antique Enamel Company Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing.

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Lot 52: A Gem Set Silver and Enamel Clock

A Gem Set Silver and Enamel Clock
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Description:
The Clock with a watch movement signed Breuget 4631 with a cabochon sapphire surround Supported by two columns surmounted by baskets of gems the finial another basket of pearls emeralds’ and rubies. Moonstone glisten around the base of the clock forming a mock pendulum Sitting on a lapis base itself set with cabochon amethyst and moonstones.
Dimensions:
Height: 7.5″
Width:
Length:
Circa: 1890
Condition: Very good condition
Low Estimate: £4,000.00
High Estimate: £6,000.00

*Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. The Antique Enamel Company Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing.

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Lot 53: Viennese Rock Crystal Snail Clock, Anton Hiebner

Viennese Rock Crystal Snail Clock, Anton Hiebner
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Description:
The rock crystal snail being pulled by two pearl set hippocamps with a triton in the centre guiding them by a pearl and silver chain On a Lapis and step cut enamelled base The movement by Anton Hiebner The base struck with Austrian control marks for 1902-21 And also French control marks for 1893.
Dimensions:
Height: 3.75″
Width:
Length:
Circa: 1893
Condition: Very good condition
Low Estimate: £5,000.00
High Estimate: £7,000.00

*Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. The Antique Enamel Company Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing.

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Lot 59: A Large Silver and Enamel Gem Set Cup

A Large Silver and Enamel Gem Set Cup
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Description:
Made in the form of a Zarf from the Austro-Hungarian empire the enamel panels each set with cabochon garnets, the rim with turquoise and pearls interspersed amongst the silver gilt flowers, the footed base with turquoise.
Dimensions:
Height: 4″
Width: 3.6″
Length:
Circa: 1900
Condition: Very good condition, no signs of damage or repair to the enamel, no gems are missing.
Low Estimate: £2,000.00
High Estimate: £3,000.00

*Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. The Antique Enamel Company Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing.

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Lot 60: Rare Viennese Enamel Double Scent Flask

Rare Viennese Enamel Double Scent Flask
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Description:
A silver and enamel double scent flask in the form of an urn the body with heavy scroll work set with sapphires and pearls with central panels of red and white enamel work centre set with a Garnet.
Dimensions:
Height: 5″
Width: 3″
Length:
Circa: 1900
Condition: Very good condition, no damage to the repair or silver mounts, complete with all gems.
Low Estimate: £2,000.00
High Estimate: £3,000.00

*Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. The Antique Enamel Company Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing.

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Lot 63: Viennese Enamel Musician

Viennese Enamel Musician
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Description:
The Violin playing musician with a large blister pearl set with rubies playing a red violin.
Standing on a silver and enamel base marks for Ludwig Politzer.
Dimensions:
Height: 4.9″
Width: 1.9″
Length:
Circa: 1890
Condition: Good, enamel scenes on the base of the box in nice condition, some loss to the enamel on the hat and face.
Low Estimate: £1,500.00
High Estimate: £2,000.00

*Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. The Antique Enamel Company Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing.

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Lot 69: Hardstone, Enamel and Jewelled Tazza

Hardstone, Enamel and Jewelled Tazza
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Description:
Exquisite gem set bowl, the four magnificent pillars holding the bowl are topped with beautiful pearls, emeralds, sapphires and rubies in the form of baskets. The bowl itself is a beautiful rose quartz, hanging pearls and amethyst bead ropes connect each pillar via a sapphire and ruby flower . In fine condition Vienna c.1880. Prov Marquess of Anglesey.
Dimensions:
Height: 4.35″
Width: 5.7″
Length:
Circa: 1880
Condition: Good
Low Estimate: £5,000.00
High Estimate: £7,000.00

*Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. The Antique Enamel Company Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing.

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Lot 75: Viennese Silver Harp

Viennese Silver Harp
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Description:
Fine Viennese silver harp with silver scroll decoration, set with split pearls and cabochon gems.
Dimensions:
Height: 6.1″
Width: 4″
Length:
Circa: 1890
Condition: Very good condition, complete with all gems and silver detail in very fine condition.
Low Estimate: £2,000.00
High Estimate: £3,000.00

*Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. The Antique Enamel Company Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing.

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Lot 114: Rare Rock Crystal and Gem Set Perfume Bottle

Rare Rock Crystal and Gem Set Perfume Bottle
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Description:
Very fine Viennese enamel, rock crystal and ruby scent bottle. Silver base decorated with blue enamel, a row of rubies are mounted around the base. Fine rock crystal centre, carved with roccoco decoration, top with green enamel, further row of rubies and a decorative enamel lid set with a ruby top.
Dimensions:
Height: 4″
Width: 2″
Length:
Circa:
Condition: Excellent condition
Low Estimate: £1,000.00
High Estimate: £1,500.00

*Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Authenticated Internet Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing.

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Lot 125: Very Fine Lacquer and Ivory Set

Very Fine Lacquer and Ivory Set
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Description:
A suite of 18th century French gold-mounted ivory etui, sealing wax holder and bodkin case inlaid with stained fruiting vines, by Jean-Baptiste Gillet, Paris, 1770, in fitted case.
Dimensions:
Height: 5″
3.1″
4.1″
Width: 1″
1.4″
0.9″
Length:
Circa: 1850
Condition: Excellent condition, no sign of damage or repair. Etui is missing insert.
Low Estimate: £3,000.00
High Estimate: £5,000.00

*Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Authenticated Internet Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing.

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Lot 135: French Gold, Enamel and Gem Set Perfume Bottle

French Gold, Enamel and Gem Set Perfume Bottle
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Description:
French gold and enamel gem set perfume bottle, rounded shoulders rock crystal carved with scrolls and faces to the sides leading to a three colour gold mount. The lid with cream enamelling, the neck alternately enamelled with white and pink on panels. The white enamelled lid engraved with flowers set with diamonds in a criss cross pattern with a cabochon amethyst top. When open it has Greek key designs on both sides, the lid acts as the stopper, all in two colour gold. No marks but probably Cartier.
Dimensions:
Height: 3″
Width: 2″
Length:
Circa:
Condition: Excellent condition, no chips or cracks to the rock crystal base, gold mounts and enamel also in excellent condition with no sign of repair or damage.
Low Estimate: £5,000.00
High Estimate: £7,000.00

*Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Authenticated Internet Auctions shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of ageing.

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Lot 136: Rock Crystal Lidded Dish by Marchak

Rock Crystal Lidded Dish by Marchak
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Description:
Rock crystal, coral and emerald lidded dish by Marchak. Rock crystal base carved in form of a fruit, lid is set with four leaf clover shaped piece of coral with a cabochon emerald set in the centre around a gold band.
Dimensions:
Height: 2.2″
Width: 3.2″
Length:
Circa:
Condition: Very good
Low Estimate: £2,000.00
High Estimate: £3,000.00

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Lot 137: Gold & Enamel Powder Box, Carved Cameo Citrine

Gold & Enamel Powder Box, Carved Cameo Citrine
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Description:
Very fine enamel and 18k gold powder box with carved citrine cameo. White enamel base, set with four cabochon emeralds, centrally set with a finely carved citrine showing portrait of a young woman.
Dimensions:
Height: 0.8″
Width: 1.7″
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Condition: Excellend condition, no damage to the enamel or cracks/chips to the citrine cameo.
Low Estimate: £3,000.00
High Estimate: £5,000.00

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Lot 138: Enamel & Diamond Set Watch Box, Probably Cartier

Enamel & Diamond Set Watch Box, Probably Cartier
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Description:
A very fine enamel and diamond set box with watch, probably by Cartier. The box is fully numbered and makers mark for workshop that worked for Cartier. The watch has diamond set watch near on one side and opens to reveal a number of separate compartments.
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Circa: 1920
Condition: Excellent condition, movement is working well.
Low Estimate: £6,000.00
High Estimate: £8,000.00

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Lot 149: Jasper and Gem Set Snuff Box

Jasper and Gem Set Snuff Box
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Description:
The top with a huge diamond basket of flowers each flower centre set with a slection of rubies, sapphires and emeralds.
Dimensions:
Height: 2.1″
Width: 3.3″
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Circa: 1850
Condition: Very good
Low Estimate: £15,000.00
High Estimate: £20,000.00

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Lot 168: An Important Gold and Agate Perfume Necessaire

An Important Gold and Agate Perfume Necessaire
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Description:
Museum Quality in the form of a Gothic Chest in 18ct Gold and translucent honey coloured agate standing on ball feet The top sliding open to revel a set of 4 gold topped perfume bottle with chased tops. Provenance Private collection London At the base a draw lined in blue silk with a mirror.
Dimensions:
Height: 5.5″
Width: 3″
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Circa: 1780
Condition: Fine
Low Estimate: £30,000.00
High Estimate: £50,000.00

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Lot 174: An Important Pallis Royale Sewing Set

An Important Pallis Royale Sewing Set
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Description:
Clam shaped, mother of pearl lid. The stylized borders with claw feet. Inside a gold sewing set with scent bottle 2 mother of pearl and gold cotton reels pencil and thimble and snowflake side winders and a pen knife.
Dimensions:
Height: 1.4″
Width: 6.7″
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Circa: 1810
Condition: Good
Low Estimate: £5,000.00
High Estimate: £10,000.00

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Lot 176: Very Fine Birdbox by Griesbaum

Very Fine Birdbox by Griesbaum
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Description:
Silver gilt and enamel singing birdbox, set with turquoise and pearls standing on a matching pedestal, with pull out draw for key, movement signed Greisbaum. For a similar example see Christian Bailey, ‘Birds of Flight’.
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Condition: fine
Low Estimate: £4,000.00
High Estimate: £6,000.00

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Lot 177: Rare Silver & Enamel Singing Bird Box with Watch

Rare Silver & Enamel Singing Bird Box with Watch
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Description:
A 20th Century Swiss enamelled singing bird box with silvered mounts and fitted oval watch. Small lever watch movement mounted in the front of the box. Wound and set by a crown under the box, silvered oval dial with gilt centre, blue steel hands. Singing bird mechanism with going barrel wound by key below the box. Small bellows mechanism providing air to a variable whistle operated by a system of cams and levers. The rod at the side of the box is pulled to start the bird singing. The oval lid rises and a bird appears, turning from side to side, flapping its wings and moving its beak. When the song is finished the bird falls backwards and the lid closes. Rectangular box standing on four small ball feet. The faces of translucent red enamel over an engine turned ground framed by engraved silvered mounts. The repousse scene on the oval door is of a couple embracing on a bench surrounded by birds.
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Height: 2″
Width: 4.1″
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Circa: 1900
Condition: In good condition, musical bird is singing well and watch movement is currently working.
Low Estimate: £6,000.00
High Estimate: £8,000.00

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Lot 178: Important 19th Century Cabinet

Important 19th Century Cabinet
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Description:
Very fine 19th Century grand tour cabinet. The cabinet is set with various hardstone specimens and a fine carved hardstone profile at the top. The cabinet is decorated with 19th Century silver reliefs and four earlier silver reliefs, probably 17th Century. The cabinet contains a total of nineteen draws. The cabinet sits atop a series of four connected twisted wooden pillars with decorative centre section and two additional silver reliefs.
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Low Estimate: £60,000.00
High Estimate: £80,000.00

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Lot 187: Diana The Huntress, Herman Bohm

Diana The Huntress, Herman Bohm
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Description:
Diana The Huntress, very fine rock crystal and enamel two handled bowl with ruby set dogs, finely decorated with enamel.
Dimensions:
Height: 4.6″
Width: 5.6″
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Circa:
Condition: Fine
Low Estimate: £4,000.00
High Estimate: £6,000.00

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