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Lot 251

A three stone diamond ring, early 20th century, the three graduated round brilliant-cut stones on an 18ct yellow gold band. Central stone c. 0.5 carats, total diamond weight c. 1 carat, ring size M/N, £300-500
A three stone diamond ring, early 20th century, the three graduated round brilliant-cut stones on an 18ct yellow gold band. Central stone c. 0.5 carats, total diamond weight c. 1 carat, ring size M/N, £300-500

Lot 252

An opal, diamond and demantoid garnet bar brooch, c. 1900, centred by an opal cabochon within four millegrain-set round-cut garnets the bar set with a pair of similarly set diamond points and with triple diamond point terminals, in unmarked yellow metal, in a fitted case. Length 41mm, £150-250
An opal, diamond and demantoid garnet bar brooch, c. 1900, centred by an opal cabochon within four millegrain-set round-cut garnets the bar set with a pair of similarly set diamond points and with triple diamond point terminals, in unmarked yellow metal, in a fitted case. Length 41mm, £150-250

Lot 253

A 9ct gold bracelet set with specimen semi-precious stone cabochons, the twelve stones including obsidian, amethyst, carnelian, tourmaline, peridot etc all claw-set between yellow gold demilune bars. Length 17.25cm, gross weight 62 grams, £150-250
A 9ct gold bracelet set with specimen semi-precious stone cabochons, the twelve stones including obsidian, amethyst, carnelian, tourmaline, peridot etc all claw-set between yellow gold demilune bars. Length 17.25cm, gross weight 62 grams, £150-250

Lot 254

A late Victorian five-stone diamond ring, the graduated round brilliants each in a box setting on a tapering 18ct yellow gold band. Ring size O/P, £120-180
A late Victorian five-stone diamond ring, the graduated round brilliants each in a box setting on a tapering 18ct yellow gold band. Ring size O/P, £120-180

Lot 255

An early 20th century single stone diamond ring, the round brilliant-cut stone weighing approx. 1.5 carats, claw-set on shoulders mounted to each side with three diamond points, on an unmarked white metal band. Ring size O, £800-1200
An early 20th century single stone diamond ring, the round brilliant-cut stone weighing approx. 1.5 carats, claw-set on shoulders mounted to each side with three diamond points, on an unmarked white metal band. Ring size O, £800-1200

Lot 256

An Edwardian 15ct gold peridot and seed pearl brooch/pendant, £200-300
An Edwardian 15ct gold peridot and seed pearl brooch/pendant, £200-300

Lot 257

A late Victorian diamond and ruby-set gold bangle, in 9ct gold hallmarked for Birmingham 1898, hinged, set with three ruby points spaced by a pair of diamond points between ropetwist bands. Diameter 60mm, weight 10 grams, £150-250
A late Victorian diamond and ruby-set gold bangle, in 9ct gold hallmarked for Birmingham 1898, hinged, set with three ruby points spaced by a pair of diamond points between ropetwist bands. Diameter 60mm, weight 10 grams, £150-250

Lot 258

An Edwardian diamond and aquamarine pendant, claw-set to the centre with an oval-cut aquamarine and further suspending a claw-set pear-cut aquamarine drop, the frame millegrain-set throughout with round and vari-cut brilliants, in unmarked white metal, on an unmarked tracelink chain. Length of pendant 43mm, £500-700
An Edwardian diamond and aquamarine pendant, claw-set to the centre with an oval-cut aquamarine and further suspending a claw-set pear-cut aquamarine drop, the frame millegrain-set throughout with round and vari-cut brilliants, in unmarked white metal, on an unmarked tracelink chain. Length of pendant 43mm, £500-700

Lot 259

An opal and diamond ring, the three graduated oval-cut opals spaced by two pairs of round brilliant-cut diamonds, all claw-set on a tapering yellow metal band. Total diamond weight c. 0.25 carats, ring size N, £150-250
An opal and diamond ring, the three graduated oval-cut opals spaced by two pairs of round brilliant-cut diamonds, all claw-set on a tapering yellow metal band. Total diamond weight c. 0.25 carats, ring size N, £150-250

Lot 260

A striking blue topaz dress ring, the large emerald-cut stone mounted in yellow metal, indistinct mark to the band. Stone 18mm by 12mm, ring size N. , £200-300
A striking blue topaz dress ring, the large emerald-cut stone mounted in yellow metal, indistinct mark to the band. Stone 18mm by 12mm, ring size N. , £200-300

Lot 261

A sapphire and diamond full hoop eternity ring, set with alternating bands of three calibre-cut sapphires and three millegrain set diamond points, in (unmarked) white metal. Ring size P, £100-200
A sapphire and diamond full hoop eternity ring, set with alternating bands of three calibre-cut sapphires and three millegrain set diamond points, in (unmarked) white metal. Ring size P, £100-200

Lot 262

An unusual Edwardian 18ct gold brooch, centred by a violin between seed-pearl set lyres, stamped marks. Length 35mm, 3.1 grams, £60-80
An unusual Edwardian 18ct gold brooch, centred by a violin between seed-pearl set lyres, stamped marks. Length 35mm, 3.1 grams, £60-80

Lot 263

A five stone diamond ring, early 20th century, claw-set with a graduated row of round brilliant-cut stones, on a tapering (unmarked) white metal band, central stone c. 0.33 carats, total carat weight c. 1 carat. Ring size M, £500-700
A five stone diamond ring, early 20th century, claw-set with a graduated row of round brilliant-cut stones, on a tapering (unmarked) white metal band, central stone c. 0.33 carats, total carat weight c. 1 carat. Ring size M, £500-700

Lot 264

A 9ct gold horseshoe link bracelet, c. 1900, each horseshoe joined by chains, stamped mark. Length 17cm, 12 grams, £150-200
A 9ct gold horseshoe link bracelet, c. 1900, each horseshoe joined by chains, stamped mark. Length 17cm, 12 grams, £150-200

Lot 265

A long strand of graduated "butterscotch" amber beads, c. 1920, of shaped oval form, forty-one beads with glass spacers, on a 9ct gold barrel clasp (string broken); together with a shorter strand of smaller graduated "butterscotch" amber beads, forty-two beads, without clasp. Larger strand: largest bead c. 20mm by 15mm, gross weight 79 grams; smaller strand, largest bead c. 19mm by 13mm, gross weight 40 grams. Total gross weight c. 120 grams (2), £300-500
A long strand of graduated "butterscotch" amber beads, c. 1920, of shaped oval form, forty-one beads with glass spacers, on a 9ct gold barrel clasp (string broken); together with a shorter strand of smaller graduated "butterscotch" amber beads, forty-two beads, without clasp. Larger strand: largest bead c. 20mm by 15mm, gross weight 79 grams; smaller strand, largest bead c. 19mm by 13mm, gross weight 40 grams. Total gross weight c. 120 grams (2), £300-500

Lot 266

An Edwardian 9ct gold hinged bangle, of tapering form, engraved to the front with floral scrollwork, hallmarked for Birmingham 1906. Width 57mm, 4 grams, £60-80
An Edwardian 9ct gold hinged bangle, of tapering form, engraved to the front with floral scrollwork, hallmarked for Birmingham 1906. Width 57mm, 4 grams, £60-80

Lot 267

A coral-set 14ct gold bracelet, of circular links, each set with three claw-set coral beads, stamped mark. 18cm, gross 18.5 grams, £120-180
A coral-set 14ct gold bracelet, of circular links, each set with three claw-set coral beads, stamped mark. 18cm, gross 18.5 grams, £120-180

Lot 268

A seed pearl set yellow metal hinged bangle, early 20th century, unmarked, mounted with a horseshoe on a curblink band, with safety chain. Width 58mm, 8.4 grams, £70-90
A seed pearl set yellow metal hinged bangle, early 20th century, unmarked, mounted with a horseshoe on a curblink band, with safety chain. Width 58mm, 8.4 grams, £70-90

Lot 269

A striking vintage aquamarine brooch, the emerald-cut stone claw set between two yellow metal sprays (unmarked), probably converted from a cocktail ring. Stone: 20mm by 16mm, brooch length overall 10.5cm, £200-300
A striking vintage aquamarine brooch, the emerald-cut stone claw set between two yellow metal sprays (unmarked), probably converted from a cocktail ring. Stone: 20mm by 16mm, brooch length overall 10.5cm, £200-300

Lot 270

A yellow metal fancy link guard chain, late 19th century, unmarked, composed of pierced bars spaced by double curblinks, with a lobster clasp. Length of chain 144cm, 26 grams, £200-300
A yellow metal fancy link guard chain, late 19th century, unmarked, composed of pierced bars spaced by double curblinks, with a lobster clasp. Length of chain 144cm, 26 grams, £200-300

Lot 271

An Italian 19th century Grand Tour lava cameo bracelet, of seven panels, each oval carved in relief with the bust of a God or Goddess, inscribed verso with the name in Italian of each deity including Mercury, Apollo and Diana, mounted in (unmarked) yellow metal. Length 18cm, each panel c. 26mm by 21mm, £250-350
An Italian 19th century Grand Tour lava cameo bracelet, of seven panels, each oval carved in relief with the bust of a God or Goddess, inscribed verso with the name in Italian of each deity including Mercury, Apollo and Diana, mounted in (unmarked) yellow metal. Length 18cm, each panel c. 26mm by 21mm, £250-350

Lot 272

A 19th century Lancashire longcase clock, John Bell, Burnley, the painted arch dial decorated with pink roses in the spandrels beneath a sun/moon arch with vignettes of a paddle steamer and an Alpine scene, eight-day movement, within a hood with swan-neck pediment, the door flanked by baluster turned columns, the broad trunk with ogee arched door on a base with scroll-carved apron, with winder, weights and pendulum. Height 226cm, £300-400
A 19th century Lancashire longcase clock, John Bell, Burnley, the painted arch dial decorated with pink roses in the spandrels beneath a sun/moon arch with vignettes of a paddle steamer and an Alpine scene, eight-day movement, within a hood with swan-neck pediment, the door flanked by baluster turned columns, the broad trunk with ogee arched door  on a base with scroll-carved apron, with winder, weights and pendulum. Height 226cm, £300-400

Lot 273

A Continental oak wall clock in the Secessionist taste, c. 1900, the oak dial with enamel Roman numerals within a case decorated with square geometric inlays beneath a shaped crest with pierced foliate design, eight day movement striking on a gong. 64cm by 51cm, £80-120
A Continental oak wall clock in the Secessionist taste, c. 1900, the oak dial with enamel Roman numerals within a case decorated with square geometric inlays beneath a shaped crest with pierced foliate design, eight day movement striking on a gong. 64cm by 51cm, £80-120

Lot 274

A George III Scottish black japanned tavern clock, late 18th century, the painted 22.5" wooden dial with Roman numerals and Arabic outer dial, above a trunk with Chinoiserie decoration of pavilions signed "David Norrie, Leith" above the door, single weight driven movement (lacking weight), loss to dial frame. Length 140cm, £1000-1500
A George III Scottish black japanned tavern clock, late 18th century, the painted 22.5" wooden dial with Roman numerals and Arabic outer dial, above a trunk with Chinoiserie decoration of pavilions signed "David Norrie, Leith" above the door, single weight driven movement (lacking weight), loss to dial frame. Length 140cm, £1000-1500

Lot 275

A Scottish mahogany cased longcase clock, early 19th century, Robert Macara, Dunfermline, the painted arch dial decorated with figures to the spandrels, the arch with a couple seated before a country house, , eight day movement, the hood with a swan neck pediment centred by a brass eagle-topped sphere, the door flanked by fluted columns, over a string-inlaid trunk with arched door between fluted quarter columns, on a string-inlaid base. 216cm, £250-350
A Scottish mahogany cased longcase clock, early 19th century, Robert Macara, Dunfermline, the painted arch dial decorated with figures to the spandrels, the arch with a couple seated before a country house, , eight day movement, the hood with a swan neck pediment centred by a brass eagle-topped sphere, the door flanked by fluted columns, over a string-inlaid trunk with arched door between fluted quarter columns, on a string-inlaid base. 216cm, £250-350

Lot 276

An Omega lady's 9ct gold wristwatch on a 9ct gold bracelet strap, the circular silvered dial with Arabic and baton numerals, on a chainlink strap, in its original box further stamped Hamilton & Inches Edinburgh. Diameter of dial 19mm, gross weight 29 grams, £200-300
An Omega lady

Lot 277

A late Victorian 18ct gold full hunter pocket watch, the three quarter plate keyless wind lever movement signed Edwin Flinn, London, the white enamel dial with Roman numerals, the dust cover with presentation engraving "Mary Stobo 7th February 1893", in a fitted morocco case. Diameter of case 40mm, 67 grams, £500-700
A late Victorian 18ct gold full hunter pocket watch, the three quarter plate keyless wind lever movement signed Edwin Flinn, London, the white enamel dial with Roman numerals, the dust cover with presentation engraving "Mary Stobo 7th February 1893", in a fitted morocco case. Diameter of case 40mm, 67 grams, £500-700

Lot 278

A vintage Hamilton 10k gold-filled gentleman's wristwatch, 1950's, the cushion-shaped silvered and champagne dial with Arabic numerals and subsidiary seconds dial, the case engraved to the rear with presentation inscription dated 1958, on a yellow metal bracelet strap. Case 27mm by 21mm, £70-90
A vintage Hamilton 10k gold-filled gentleman

Lot 279

A rare nautical G.M. Balance, c. 1900, Stanley of London, for the S.S. Ayrshire, in a mahogany fitted case with ivorine scale with brass mounts inscribed "Water in Boilers" and "Anchors and Cables" verso, beneath a spirit level and an ivorine plaque "Heights above Top of Keel at Different Positions Fore & Aft..." etc. , the case bearing a label inscribed "No. 26". Case 11cm by 73cm by 15cm. Note: the S.S. Ayrshire was built on the Tyne and launched in 1903 for Scottish Shire Lines. It operated between the UK and Australia and sank of the coast of India in 1926., £150-250
A rare nautical G.M. Balance, c. 1900, Stanley of London, for the S.S. Ayrshire, in a mahogany fitted case with ivorine scale with brass mounts inscribed "Water in Boilers" and "Anchors and Cables" verso, beneath a spirit level and an ivorine plaque "Heights above Top of Keel at Different Positions Fore & Aft..." etc. , the case bearing a label inscribed "No. 26". Case 11cm by 73cm by 15cm. Note: the S.S. Ayrshire was built on the Tyne and launched in 1903 for Scottish Shire Lines. It operated between the UK and Australia and sank of the coast of India in 1926., £150-250

Lot 280

A George III Scottish oak cased longcase clock, Norman Macpherson, Edinburgh, late 18th century, the brass arched dial signed in the arch, the chapter ring within foliate-scroll cast spandrels, within a hood with swan-neck pediment and fluted columns, eight-day movement, over a trunk with shaped door above a plain base on bracket feet, with weights an pendulum. 215cm, £500-700
A George III Scottish oak cased longcase clock, Norman Macpherson, Edinburgh, late 18th century, the brass arched dial signed in the arch, the chapter ring within foliate-scroll cast spandrels, within a hood with swan-neck pediment and fluted columns, eight-day movement, over a trunk with shaped door above a plain base on bracket feet, with weights an pendulum. 215cm, £500-700

Lot 281

A French brass carriage clock, c. 1900, the white enamel dial with Roman numerals within a plain case with bevelled plates and raised on bun feet, eight day movement, with key, in its original fitted morocco carrying case. Height including handle 12.75cm, £60-80
A French brass carriage clock, c. 1900, the white enamel dial with Roman numerals within a plain case with bevelled plates and raised on bun feet, eight day movement, with key, in its original fitted morocco carrying case. Height including handle 12.75cm, £60-80

Lot 282

A George III Scottish satinwood inlaid mahogany longcase clock, John Mill, Montrose, the painted arch dial decorated with floral sprays and bird in the arch, eight day movement, within a hood with swan-neck pediment flanking a brass eagle, the door flanked by brass mounted columns over a trunk with satinwood oval panel door between fluted quarter columns, the base with scroll-carved apron and bracket feet, with weights and pendulum. 229cm , £300-500
A George III Scottish satinwood inlaid mahogany longcase clock, John Mill, Montrose, the painted arch dial decorated with floral sprays and bird in the arch, eight day movement, within a hood with swan-neck pediment flanking a brass eagle, the door flanked by brass mounted columns over a trunk with satinwood oval panel door between fluted quarter columns, the base with scroll-carved apron and bracket feet, with weights and pendulum. 229cm , £300-500

Lot 283

An early 20th century Chinoiserie lacquered mantel clock, the cream dial painted with an Oriental figure, with silvered chapter ring and retailer J. Ogden & Sons, London & Harrogate, Elliott keyless wind movement, within a brass-mounted case decorated with figures, bridge and pavilions against a cream ground, movement in good working order. Overall 20cm by 16cm by 7cm, £150-250
An early 20th century Chinoiserie lacquered mantel clock, the cream dial painted with an Oriental figure, with silvered chapter ring and retailer J. Ogden & Sons, London & Harrogate, Elliott keyless wind movement, within a brass-mounted case decorated with figures, bridge and pavilions against a cream ground, movement in good working order. Overall 20cm by 16cm by 7cm, £150-250

Lot 284

An Arts & Crafts copper and wrought-iron stick stand, c. 1900, the tapering hammered copper rear panel chased with a stylised floral motif within an iron frame over a shaped copper drip tray, on splayed legs with folded feet. 93cm by 39cm, £100-150
An Arts & Crafts copper and wrought-iron stick stand, c. 1900, the tapering hammered copper rear panel chased with a stylised floral motif within an iron frame over a shaped copper drip tray, on splayed legs with folded feet. 93cm by 39cm, £100-150

Lot 285

A Continental marquetry hanging corner cupboard, c. 1800, bowfronted, the four graduated open shelves with beaded rims over a pair of cupboard doors each inlaid with birds perched on boughs. Height c. 100cm, width c. 45cm, £80-120
A Continental marquetry hanging corner cupboard, c. 1800, bowfronted, the four graduated open shelves with beaded rims over a pair of cupboard doors each inlaid with birds perched on boughs. Height c. 100cm, width c. 45cm, £80-120

Lot 286

A pair of late 19th century Scottish stoneware snuff or tobacco jars, mounted as table lamps, salt-glazed of waisted cylindrical form, one bearing label "Rappee", the other "Smoking Mix", with tole-ware covers fitted for electricity, stamped maker's mark for the Port Dundas Pottery Co., Glasgow. Height including fitting 40cm, £100-150
A pair of late 19th century Scottish stoneware snuff or tobacco jars, mounted as table lamps, salt-glazed of waisted cylindrical form, one bearing label "Rappee", the other "Smoking Mix", with tole-ware covers fitted for electricity, stamped maker

Lot 287

A black japanned tole-ware six-bottle wine rack, 19th century, with fixed carrying handle, gilt-highlighted. 39cm by 31cm, £100-150
A black japanned tole-ware six-bottle wine rack, 19th century, with fixed carrying handle, gilt-highlighted. 39cm by 31cm, £100-150

Lot 288

Two tole-ware tea canisters, of characteristic form, one painted with Oriental figures under a palm tree against a red ground, the other with a dancing figure in feathered headdress beside an exotic bird perched on a flowering bough, against a buff ground. First 40cm by 27cm diameter, the other 38.5cm by 24cm (2), £120-180
Two tole-ware tea canisters, of characteristic form, one painted with Oriental figures under a palm tree against a red ground, the other with a dancing figure in feathered headdress beside an exotic bird perched on a flowering bough, against a buff ground. First 40cm by 27cm diameter, the other 38.5cm by 24cm (2), £120-180

Lot 289

A 19th century parcel-gilt copper floorstanding altar candlestick, in Baroque style, with tapering leaf-cast baluster standard on a tri-form base with a figural and two fish-scale panels, raised on paw feet. Height to drip pan 90cm, £100-150
A 19th century parcel-gilt copper floorstanding altar candlestick, in Baroque style, with tapering leaf-cast baluster standard on a tri-form base with a figural and two fish-scale panels, raised on paw feet. Height to drip pan 90cm, £100-150

Lot 290

An 18th/19th century carved and painted wooden Corinthian column, converted to a table lamp, with gilt capital over a painted faux lapis or marble column, on a stepped square base. Height to top of "candle" 104cm, £100-150
An 18th/19th century carved and painted wooden Corinthian column, converted to a table lamp, with gilt capital over a painted faux lapis or marble column, on a stepped square base. Height to top of "candle" 104cm, £100-150

Lot 291

A 19th century painted tole-ware tray, of cartouche shape, decorated with a floral wreath including roses and honeysuckle, against a black ground within gilt-highlighted green faux-marble and black bands to the rim. 62cm by 81cm, £120-180
A 19th century painted tole-ware tray, of cartouche shape, decorated with a floral wreath including roses and honeysuckle, against a black ground within gilt-highlighted green faux-marble and black bands to the rim. 62cm by 81cm, £120-180

Lot 292

A black japanned metal canister, of cylindrical form, painted with a panel of Oriental calligraphy in red and gilt. 39cm by 23cm, £50-70
A black japanned metal canister, of cylindrical form, painted with a panel of Oriental calligraphy in red and gilt. 39cm by 23cm, £50-70

Lot 293

A painted cast-iron table lamp modelled as three griffins on a triform platform base issuing a brass rod lamp fitting. Height excluding shade 37cm, £80-120
A painted cast-iron table lamp modelled as three griffins on a triform platform base issuing a brass rod lamp fitting. Height excluding shade 37cm, £80-120

Lot 294

A Robert Thompson of Kilburn "Mouseman" 3' oak coffee table, c. 1990, the rectangular adzed top raised on faceted baluster trestles, with carved mouse signature. 45cm by 93cm by 37cm, £400-600
A Robert Thompson of Kilburn "Mouseman" 3

Lot 295

A brass table lamp formed from a Victorian swept sword hilt, with crowned cypher and sharkskin grip, raised on an a circular base with three feet modelled as spurs. Height excluding fitting 29cm, £70-90
A brass table lamp formed from a Victorian swept sword hilt, with crowned cypher and sharkskin grip, raised on an a circular base with three feet modelled as spurs. Height excluding fitting 29cm, £70-90

Lot 296

A 19th century giltwood and gesso mirror with Masonic emblems, the pedimented crest with scrolling foliage and centred by a coat of arms applied with set squares, that motif repeated below on the frame, the glass flanked by columns topped by spheres. 76cm by 56cm, £80-120
A 19th century giltwood and gesso mirror with Masonic emblems, the pedimented crest with scrolling foliage and centred by a coat of arms applied with set squares, that motif repeated below on the frame, the glass flanked by columns topped by spheres. 76cm by 56cm, £80-120

Lot 297

A Victorian mahogany toilet mirror, the oval plate within a cushion moulded frame between scroll carved uprights, on a serpentine platform, raised on flattened bun feet. 66cm by 53cm, £150-200
A Victorian mahogany toilet mirror, the oval plate within a cushion moulded frame between scroll carved uprights, on a serpentine platform, raised on flattened bun feet. 66cm by 53cm, £150-200

Lot 298

A Chinese carved hardwood vase or jardiniere stand, the circular top carved with a dragon within a Greek Key border, above a pierced apron, on cabriole legs terminating in scroll feet. 51cm by 38cm, £80-120
A Chinese carved hardwood vase or jardiniere stand, the circular top carved with a dragon within a Greek Key border, above a pierced apron, on cabriole legs terminating in scroll feet. 51cm by 38cm, £80-120

Lot 299

A handsome 19th century mahogany butler's tray on stand, the rectangular tray of characteristic form with stepped gallery and cut-out handles, the folding stand with block carving and fitted with canvas straps. Height 93cm, width 75cm, depth 51cm, £300-500
A handsome 19th century mahogany butler

Lot 300

Robert Thompson of Kilburn, a pair of Mouseman adzed oak bookends, with carved mouse signatures. Height 15.5cm, £200-300
Robert Thompson of Kilburn, a pair of Mouseman adzed oak bookends, with carved mouse signatures. Height 15.5cm, £200-300

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