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Lot 13: Enamel Cigarette Case

Enamel Cigarette Case
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Description:
Enamel cigarette case showing small white dog in landscape setting, indistinct marks.
Dimensions:
Height: 3.3″
Width: 2.2″
Length:
Circa: 1910
Condition: Good condition, minor scratches and dents commensurate with age.
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 17: Silver and Enamel Vinaigrette

Silver and Enamel Vinaigrette
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Description:
Silver gilt and yellow enamel pear shaped vinaigrette. Yellow enamel base decorated with gilt detail and blue and white flowers and black enamel borders.
Dimensions:
Height: 0.8″
Width: 0.6″
Length:
Circa: 1840
Condition: Very good condition, some minor losses to the enamel at the base.
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 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 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 37: Gold and Enamel Mandolin Watch

Gold and Enamel Mandolin Watch
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Description:
A rare Gold and Enamel Watch in the form of a mandolin in 18ct Gold totally decorated in polychrome and translucent enamels with decorations of flowers and leaves the front with half pearls white enamel dial movement fusee verge escapment.
Dimensions:
Height: 2.35″
Width: 1″
Length:
Circa:
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 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 39: Silver Erotic Hunting Cased Watch with Automation

Silver Erotic Hunting Cased Watch with Automation
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Description:
Very unusual silver hunting cased lever pocket watch with concealed erotic automation. Elaborately chased and engraved outercase of Art Deco design of a lady smoking on one side and floral design to the reverse, in excellent condition throughout. The watch is activated by a slide in the band similar to that of a repeater which winds up the automation, keyless lever movement, white enamel dial with subsidiary seconds and unusual Arabic numerals.
Dimensions:
Height: 3.1″
Width: 2.5″
Length:
Circa: 1920
Condition: In excellent working condition with no signs of repair or damage. Both the movement and erotic automation are working very well.
Low Estimate: £6,000.00
High Estimate: £9,000.00

*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 40: English Gold Pair Cased Verge Watch

English Gold Pair Cased Verge Watch
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Description:
Late 17th/early 18th Century gold pair cased verge pocket watch with white enamel dial. Signed verge movement with pierced and engraved table cock with Thompion regulator and elaborate pillars. Fusee movement, plain gold outer case, movement signed ‘Roger Case’.
Dimensions:
Height: 2.9″
Width: 2.2″
Length:
Circa: 1700
Condition: In excellent working condition, two small losses of enamel on the dial.
Low Estimate: £4,500.00
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 43: Rare Steel and Gilt Verge Watch

Rare Steel and Gilt Verge Watch
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Description:
A rare mid 18th Century French verge in a chased steel and gilt consular case. Full plate gilt fusee movement. Finely pierced and engraved bridge cock with steel coqueret, plain three arm steel balance with blue steel spiral hairspring. Silver regulator dial with blue steel indicator. Pentagonal baluster pillars. Wound through the signed white enamel dial, Roman and Arabic numerals, decorative pierced gold hands. Very rare steel consular case, the scene of a couple in a garden and a man sitting on an arch chased and engraved. The matted areas of the scene washed with gilt. Polished steel interior, steel pendant and bow.
Dimensions:
Height: 2.2″
Width: 2″
Length:
Circa: 1750
Condition: In excellent working condition.
Low Estimate: £4,500.00
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 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 47: Three Colour Gold Quarter Repeating Watch

Three Colour Gold Quarter Repeating Watch
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Description:
A late 18th Century French quarter repeating verge in an unusual glazed consular case. Full plate gilt fusee movement. Finely pierced and engraved bridge cock, plain three arm gilt balance with blue steel spiral hairspring. Silver regulator dial with gilt indicator. Push pendant dumb quarter repeating on two blocks in the case. Winding through the white enamel dial, Arabic numerals, gilt hands. Unusual consular case with glazed hinged back protecting the two colour gold decoration on the back depicting a scene in an oval.
Dimensions:
Height: 2.3″
Width: 1.8″
Length:
Circa: 1780
Condition: In excellent working condition, very small hairline crack near the number eleven.
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 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 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 72: Very Important Rock Crystal Griffin and Tray

Very Important Rock Crystal Griffin and Tray
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Description:
Very important rock crystal grififn and tray. Large silver gilt griffin, with wings decorated with red, white and green enamel. The rock crystal is carved with wiings and tale. The matching tray has a large decorative silver git border enamelled with birds and scrolls in orange green and blue enamel, makers mark for Hermann Ratzersdorfer.
Dimensions:
Height: 6″
Width: 8.5″
Length:
Circa:
Condition: Excellent condition
Low Estimate: £12,000.00
High Estimate: £15,000.00

*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 76: Bilston Enamel Patch Box

Bilston Enamel Patch Box
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Description:
A pale blue patch box the lid with two large roses on a white ground with the legend ‘The Gift of a Friend’.
Dimensions:
Height: 1″
Width: 1.9″
Length:
Circa: 1780
Condition: In good condition, no repair or damage to the enamel.
Low Estimate: £500.00
High Estimate: £1,000.00

*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 84: Bilston Enamel Patch Box

Bilston Enamel Patch Box
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Description:
A white fluted patchbox, the lid with dark blue and white dots with gilding on the border of each dot, with the motto ‘to the most amiable’
Dimensions:
Height: 1″
Width: 1.7″
Length:
Circa: 1780
Condition: Very 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 98: Rare Bilston Portrait Etui

Rare Bilston Portrait Etui
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Description:
An extremely rare Bilston Portrait Etui. The sitter probably Mrs Brooks in a dark blue frilled robe with matching hat framed in yellow raised cartouches with white stipple work exceptionally large with a pale green background. The reverse a scene from the Haymakers. The top with summer flowers, fully fitted.
Dimensions:
Height: 4.2″
Width: 2″
Length:
Circa: 1780
Condition: In very good condition
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 99: Bilston Enamel Perfume Bottle

Bilston Enamel Perfume Bottle
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Description:
An 18th Century Bilston flask-form enamel scent bottle, bearing a hand-painted portrait of Lady Fenhoulet, the reverse with a floral spray, on a white background with gold scrollwork framing the portrait – silver mounted stopper.
Dimensions:
Height: 3.55″
Width: 1.8″
Length:
Circa: 1765
Condition: In very 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 105: Bilston Enamel Scent Bottle

Bilston Enamel Scent Bottle
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Description:
Of violin form the side panels in low relief and brightly painted with scenes from arts and science the white ground with raised gold scroll work and bianco sopra bianco motifs with pierced gilt metal stopper illustrated in Erica Spiel’s Painted enamel plate 17 page 96.
Dimensions:
Height: 3.75″
Width: 2″
Length:
Circa: 1770
Condition: Fine condition
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. 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 108: Bilston Heart Shaped Perfume Etui

Bilston Heart Shaped Perfume Etui
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Description:
Extremely rare and heart shaped etui. The repousse body is highly decorated with cherubs and doves, within a rococo border against a white background. Inside a fully fitted etui.
Dimensions:
Height: 3.8
Width: 1.7″
Length:
Circa: 1770
Condition: Good, small chip to the enamel on the lid, stopper is missing, hairline cracks in places.
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. 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 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″
Length:
Circa:
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

*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 142: Swiss Gold and Enamel Vinaigrette

Swiss Gold and Enamel Vinaigrette
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Description:
The lid and sides in dark blue translucent enamel over engine turning within black and white enamel borders with a scene on the lid of a cherub making arrows for cupid with finely pierced grill.
Dimensions:
Height: 0.3″
Width: 1.2″
Length:
Circa: 1810
Condition: Fine
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 146: Gold and Enamel Vinaigrette

Gold and Enamel Vinaigrette
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Description:
Gold and enamel vinaigrette, blue enamel base, white enamel scene on top and white enamel borders around the edge of the box. Pierced grill in star design.
Dimensions:
Height: 0.5″
Width: 1.2″
Length:
Circa: 1820
Condition: Very good condition
Low Estimate: £1,200.00
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 148: Fine Gold and Enamel Turkish Market Snuff Box

Fine Gold and Enamel Turkish Market Snuff Box
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Description:
The Lid and sides finely painted with summer flowers on a pale green back ground and white scrolls enamelled box markers mark for MOULINIE BOUTTE & CIE, 72g.
Dimensions:
Height: 0.8″
Width: 2.75″
Length:
Circa: 1810
Condition: Very good
Low Estimate: £10,000.00
High Estimate: £15,000.00

*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 151: Swiss Gold and Enamel Box

Swiss Gold and Enamel Box
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Description:
Of rectangular form, the enamelled plaque signed C & B pi, the hinged cover with a finely painted and detailed enamel scene likely depicting Alcestis and Admetus in Hades, the enamel plaque within a gold oak leaf border and surrounded by a black and white enamelled ground with inlaid acanthus scrollwork and chased trophies of weapons against a sablé ground, the sides of the box continue the foliate and weaponry motifs, the underside centred with a fruit and flower still life in cobalt translucent enamel.
Dimensions:
Height: 3.6″
Width: 5″
Length:
Circa: 1810
Condition: Fine
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. 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 152: French Gold and Enamel Snuff Box

French Gold and Enamel Snuff Box
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Description:
A good three colour oval gold and enamel snuff box enameled in red over engine turning with white borders with a central three colour gold plaque depicting a dog barking at birds stealing eggs from an over turned basket the sides with four gold and enameled panels the base enamelled in red with white borders the interior with the makers mark of Jean Charles Marie Boudou Paris 1783 on the base lid and the central base sides.
Dimensions:
Height: 2.15″
Width: 2.75″
Length:
Circa: 1783
Condition: Fine
Low Estimate: £9,000.00
High Estimate: £12,000.00

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Lot 166: Rose Quartz and Gold Cage Work Bodkin Case

Rose Quartz and Gold Cage Work Bodkin Case
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Description:
A rose quartz bodkin case, the gold mounts pierced and embossed with formal rococo borders and cherubs tending fountains, motto in white enamel on gold: ‘PLVS FAIT DOVCEVR QVE VIOLENCE.’
Dimensions:
Height: 4.7″
Width: 1″
Length:
Circa: 1780
Condition: fine
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 167: A Gold Mounted Agate Necessaire

A Gold Mounted Agate Necessaire
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Description:
A gold mounted agate necessaire of upright rectangular form, the gold cage work mounts chased with birds, animals and scrolling flower garlands, the collar inscribed on white enamel: ‘VOTRE AMITIE FAIT MA SEULE FELICITE’, foiled ruby thumbpiece, the interior with original folding knife, spoon, gold-topped pencil, steel tweezers and two gold capped glass scent bottles.
Dimensions:
Height: 2.2″
Width: 1.4″
Length:
Circa: 1765
Condition: Fine
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. 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 196: Bilston Striped Enamel Nutmeg Grater

Bilston Striped Enamel Nutmeg Grater
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Description:
pink white and blue swirls
Dimensions:
Height: 1.8″
Width: 1.15″
Length:
Circa:
Condition: Good condition, some hairline cracks
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. 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 198: Bilston Rectangular Enamel Snuff Box

Bilston Rectangular Enamel Snuff Box
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Description:
A rectangular snuff box in pale pink. Lid painted with courting couple. Sides painted with summer flowers. The base cross hatched in white and gold. The interior bearing the legend “vous appas armes mes bras” (Wrap My Arms Around You).
Dimensions:
Height: 1.2″
Width: 2″
Length:
Circa: 1770
Condition: Good, some hairline cracks to the enamel in places.
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 212: Extremely Rare Sleeping Swan Bonbonniere

Extremely Rare Sleeping Swan Bonbonniere
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Description:
Modelled as a swan, on a circular brown ground base with green sprays on grass. The neck and the head tucked round the body with an orange and black beak. The base painted on a white ground painted with summer flowers
Dimensions:
Height: 2″
Width: 1.8″
Length:
Circa: 1780
Condition: Good
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. 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 213: Rare Bilson Enamel Bonbonniere of a Spaniel

Rare Bilson Enamel Bonbonniere of a Spaniel
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Description:
Unusual large enamel bonbonniere formed as a ruby and white spaniel, , lying in wait on the grass. The base has a hand-painted depiction of the same spaniel With a hunter shooting grouse on a lake, the dog ready to retrieve.
Dimensions:
Height:
Width:
Length:
Circa:
Condition: Fine
Low Estimate: £2,500.00
High Estimate: £4,000.00

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Lot 214: Bilston Shoe Bonbonaire

Bilston Shoe Bonbonaire
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Description:
In the form of an Elegant Ladies Shoe scattered with flower sprays on royle blue ground with white vignettes scattered with flower sprays
Dimensions:
Height: 2″
Width: 3.2″
Length:
Circa:
Condition: In good condition, some hairline cracks to the enamel on the lid.
Low Estimate: £600.00
High Estimate: £800.00

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