Friday 03 July 2020
Commencing at 1:00pmBedford Auction Centre
Friday 26th June– 9am to 5pm,
Saturday 27th June – 9am to 1pm,
Thursday 2nd July – 9am to 5pm,
Morning of sale from 9am
Viewing for this sale is available with restrictions. A limited number of people will be permitted in the salerooms at any one time and strict social distancing measures will be in place.
We hold four sales per year in Bedford. These jewellery sales have become a highlight of the sales calendar, and include a range of antique & modern watches, rings, sovereigns, bracelets, brooches, pendants and necklaces, etc.
Please note this sale will be held live on the internet and attendance in person will not be allowed.
A 19th century Indian Pertabgarh yellow metal brooch of octagonal form centrally depicting a male figure, his attendant, a peacock, goat and dog in vivid green enamel within a filigree border, w. 4.3 cm, 15.9 gms Est £300 – £400
Condition reports and further images of lots are available for this sale via the the-saleroom.com
We regret that we are unable to process requests for condition reports received after 1.00pm on the day preceding the sale
Illustrated catalogues are available for all Antique and Specialist sales. (£5.00 by post). These sales can also be viewed on–line 10 days prior to the auction.
Entries are accepted up to three weeks prior to a Specialist sale or by prior arrangement, please contact the nearest office for further details.
Mailing & Postage
The Auctioneers do not provide an in-house postage and packaging service.
Purchasers are welcome to use their own couriers but they must give the auctioneers at least 24 hours’ notice prior to the collection.
For larger items, please contact the auctioneers on 01234 266366 and they can recommend local delivery drivers or national couriers.
Regular valuation days are held in the saleroom for clients wishing to include items in the sale.
ENTRIES INVITED FOR NEXT SALE
If you own anything which you think might be suitable for one of our monthly sales please contact Lindsay Taylor on
01234 266366 or firstname.lastname@example.org
For an approximate estimate, email us with a description and image of your item. For larger or multiple items, we are happy to arrange for a valuer to visit your home or premises at your convenience.
Future sale dates include:
Bedford – Friday 4th September 2020
Bedford – Friday 4th December 2020
Recent sale results from this auction are displayed below. To view highlights from other auctions, click here.
A ladies 18ct yellow gold and stainless steel wristwatch by Bulgari, the circular black dial with gold coloured Arabic and baton numerals and date aperture on an articulated bracelet strap, case d. 3.3 cm, with box and guarantee
Sold for £1,000
An early 20th century white metal, ruby and diamond trilogy ring marked '18ct Plat' The central ruby approximately 0.75ct, flanked by two approximately 0.25ct round brilliant cut diamonds. Approx weight 2.6g. Size Q
Sold for £1,400
Cartier, an 18ct yellow gold and silver brooch in the form of a hawk resting on its trainers gauntlet, its eye set a small ruby, the glove decorated in black enamel and set small diamond and coral, signed verso and numbered 11513
Sold for £3,800
A white metal ring set single brilliant cut diamond in four claw setting, stone approximately 1 carat, ring size J, 2.4 gms
Sold for £1,350
A pair of yellow metal ear studs, each set nine brilliant cut diamonds in cluster settings, central stones approximately 0.5 carats each, d. 1.3 cm, 5.2 gms
Sold for £1,450
An 18ct yellow gold wristwatch by Tissot, the circular white dial with baton numerals and date aperture on an articulated bricklink bracelet strap, dial d. 2.8 cm, overall 68 gms
Sold for £1,250
A platinum ring set four brilliant cut diamonds within a border of smaller diamonds in the Belle Epoque manner, four stones approximately 0.25 carats each, ring size O, 5.2 gms
Sold for £1,500
An 18ct yellow gold and platinum highlighted tennis bracelet set fifty-nine graduated brilliant cut diamonds, each in a rubover setting, total diamond weight estimated at 3.6 carats, l. 17 cm, 11.6 gms
Sold for £2,000
An 18ct yellow gold cluster ring set oval ruby in a surround of ten brilliant cut diamonds, diamonds approximately 0.25 carats each, ring size M 1/2, 6.2 gms
Sold for £2,400
A 9ct yellow gold cigarette case of rectangular form having engine turned decoration, Adie Brothers, Birmingham 1938, l. 12.7 cm,
Sold for £2,170
Samuel La Grave, London: an 18th century table clock, the twin-train fusee movement striking bell, with an inscribed brass rear, the silvered dial with Roman and Arabic numerals, date aperture, strike/silent dial and decorated with an Oriental building, surrounded by brass spandrels within a mahogany and brass mounted case on ogee feet
Sold for £1,900
Van Cleef & Arpels, a yellow metal clip in the form of a seated musician playing the mandolin, her head set facet diamond, her chest and legs set cabochon emeralds and further small diamonds & rubies, signed verso and numbered 20444
Sold for £4,700
A French 18ct yellow gold graduated articulated link necklet by Julien d'Orcel, l. 44.5 cm, 28.1 gms, with original box
Sold for £1,450
An 18ct white gold hinged bracelet set seven brilliant cut diamonds in recessed settings, internal w. 6 cm, 28.8 gms
Sold for £980
A gentleman's yellow metal chronometer automatic 'Ocean Star Datoday' wristwatch by Mido, the circular dial with baton numerals and day/date aperture on an articulated bracelet strap, dial d. 3.1 cm, overall
Sold for £1,450
A platinum ring set old cushion cut diamond in an eight claw setting, stone approximately 2.8 carats, ring size O, 4.1 gms
Sold for £1,950
An 18ct yellow gold cluster ring set emerald cut emerald within a border of fourteen brilliant cut diamonds, emerald estimated at 2.17 carats, total diamond weight estimated at 0.77 carats, ring size O, 8.1 gms
Sold for £2,300
An early 20th century 15ct yellow gold fringe necklace suspending seven graduated peridot drops interspersed with eight teardrop pale pink amethyst and small pearls in scrolled settings, overall 22 gms, in a fitted case
Sold for £2,500