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Escargot-Form earrings set with 28 brilliant-cut diamonds and two emeralds. Hallmarks: Fineness 585, unidentified maker's mark. H 2 cm. Total weight 7.25 g. Circa 1970.
Hollow gold earrings shaped like plums with stylised foliage, moulded on the reverse, the contours accentuated with fine granulated decor, each set with an Oriental pearl (diameter 3.5 mm). Unmarked. 2.7 x 2.0 cm. Total weight 17.45 g. In a suede case. Mechthild Baumann, Cologne 1984.
18k gold earrings of rounded oval design, each densely set with eight baguette-cut diamonds surrounded by 33 brilliant-cut diamonds, four 8/8-cut diamonds and an oval sapphire of c. 2.6 ct. The diamonds in total c. 5.60 ct (G/H, vvs - vs), sapphires in total c. 5.20 ct. Hallmarks: Fineness 750, "VOURAKIS", G (Greek). 73.3 x 2 cm. Total weight 28.07 g. Juwelier Vourakis, Athen.

Earrings

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An 18k gold cigar case. With pinstripe decor. The push-button set with a sapphire cabochon. Stamped with Parisian fineness for 750 gold, maker's mark of Alexandre Chailloux, merchant's stamp of "Cartier Paris London". No. 2905. 1.5 x 16.5 x 6.5 cm. Weight 209 g. Paris, ca. 1910. Auction 1096, Lot 618.
An gilt Sterling silver, enamel and marcasite Art Deco calling card case. Decorated with opaque enamel over guilloche, applied with a relief marcasite car motif. London import stamps of 1920/20, fineness 925, maker's mark "GS". 1 x 8 x 5 cm. Weight 104.8 g. Probably Swiss, ca. 1925. Auction 1096, Lot 617.
A 14k gold mounted agate cigarette case. Rectangular box with rounded edges. Polished chalcedony mounted in bi-colour gold laurel borders, set with a ruby and with a sapphire cabochon to the push-button. Stamped: St. Petersburg hallmarks for 1896 - 1903, fineness 56 zolotnik, "Faberge" (cyrillic), maker's mark of Michael E. Perchin, 1860 - 1903. 2 x 8.8 x 5.6 cm. Fabergé, St. Petersburg, Michael E. Perchin, late 19th C. Auction 1116, Lot 133.

Boxes and Cases

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Juwelier Katzler, Juwelier Katzler, Düsseldorf.Bandring mit Rubinen, Auktion 1116 Schmuck, Lot 281
Ring mit Brillantsolitär, Auktion 1116 Schmuck, Lot 286
Kölner Goldschmied, 1990er Jahre.Bandring mit Diamanten, Auktion 1116 Schmuck, Lot 276

Rings

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An Art Deco platinum and sapphire bracelet. Designed as a band of rectangular and circular links geometrically set with 119 old-cut diamonds (in total ca. 10 ct, K-M, vvs- si/p, the three central stones each ca. 0.40 ct) and 42 sapphire carrés (in total ca. 4.20 ct). L 18.5 cm. Circa 1920/25. Auction 1130, Lot 109.
Rivièrenarmband mit Diamanten, Auktion 1116 Schmuck, Lot 353
Um 1960.Armband mit Diamanten, Auktion 1116 Schmuck, Lot 350

Bracelets

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Designed as a strand of graduated droplets decorated with flowerhead motifs in polychrome enamel to the front and birds amid tendrils on a white background to the reverse. Set with roughly cut diamonds in Kundan technique. Blue cord with lamé threads and an associated tassel. Motif W 22 cm. Total weight 69.05 g. Presumably Rajastan early 20th C.
A two-piece choker, one half of which can be worn as a bracelet. Designed as a flexible milanaise woven band set with eight graduated old-cut diamonds (in total c. 5.60 ct) in white gold chaton settings (2 x c. 0.25 ct, 2 x c. 0.60 ct, 2 x c. 0.80 ct, 1 x c. 1.10 ct, 1 x c. 1.20 ct, K - L, vs-si). Hallmarks: Fineness 750. Total L 33.3 cm. L bracelet 19 cm. Total weight 109.13 g. Circa 1920.
A strand of 37 drilled amethyst beads and 19 drilled turquoise beads in varying sizes (diameters c. 3.7 – 9.8 mm). Six of the beads encrusted with tiny brilliant-cut diamonds (in total c. 0.40 ct, G/H, vvs). Hallmarks: Parisian gold guarantee, fineness 750, “Cartier”, numbered 61117 A. L 37 cm. Weight 33.54 g. With Cartier case and box. Cartier, Paris.

Necklaces

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Brooch made of gold leaf, forged in a fan shape and with a very fine, granulating decor. Attached is a stylized grape made of flexibly mounted, frame-set colored stones: ten very fine Mexican water and fire opals, four ruby ​​cabochons, three faceted Ceylon sapphires and 13 small diamonds (approx. 0.13 ct in total). Hallmarks: Fineness 750, maker's mark "MB". H 5.5 cm. W 6 cm. Weight 32.41 g. With box. Mechthild Baumann, Cologne 1975.
A 14k gold, silver and natural pearl brooch. Cluster set brooch with 26 cushion shaped old-cut diamonds (in total ca. 3.25 ct, K-L, vs-si) surrounding a natural bouton form pearl. With a removable Baroque natural pearl droplet in a conical setting with rose-cut diamonds. Hallmarks: Vienna assay mark for 1867 - 72 (Neuwirth, pl. 6, 12). Brooch mountings replaced. Diameter 2.4 cm. Total H 4.7 cm. Circa 1870. Auction 1130, Lot 90.
A large Belle Epoque diamond and natural pearl brooch. Silver and 18k red gold brooch designed as a pierced scroll motif with seven droplets, set with circa 150 cushion shaped old-cut diamonds and a central trapeze-cut diamond. Symmetrically set with 16 oval and slightly Baroque pearls. Can also be worn as a pendant via a hook on the reverse. With replaced yellow gold brooch mountings, minor tin soldered repairs. 8.5 x 5.3 cm. Circa 1890. Auction 1130, Lot 92.

Brooches

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A two-piece choker, one half of which can be worn as a bracelet. Designed as a flexible milanaise woven band set with eight graduated old-cut diamonds (in total c. 5.60 ct) in white gold chaton settings (2 x c. 0.25 ct, 2 x c. 0.60 ct, 2 x c. 0.80 ct, 1 x c. 1.10 ct, 1 x c. 1.20 ct, K - L, vs-si). Hallmarks: Fineness 750. Total L 33.3 cm. L bracelet 19 cm. Total weight 109.13 g. Circa 1920. Belts