An impressive 18ct. gold diamond sapphire and ruby bracelet
in the form of a panther, the diamond and sapphire encrusted cat sits on the top of a bracelet of articulated links also encrusted with diamonds and sapphires, the panther with ruby eyes. TDW 7.20cts, TSW 5.00cts. Valuation available.
A quality 19thC French Kingwood and ormolu bureau plat
of good proportions, the serpentine rectangular top with tan pigskin leather, tooled and gilt border, crossbanded in striking Kingwood, the top edges entirely finished with shaped ormolu, decorative cast corners, the encircling frieze of panelled design with parquetry detail, three drawers one side, the other conforming as false drawers, the curving legs with stylised caryatid (female figured) ormolu mounts. W.1725 x D.840 x H.775mm. Note: pieces of this age and quality are rare on the N.Z. market. Provenance: Purchased Webb's April 1987.
A good modern 18ct. yellow and white gold emerald and diamond dress ring
the central 7.90ct emerald cut natural Colombian emerald with certificate and 'light green in colour', held by four gold claws and framed by two round brilliant cut diamonds each of 0.22ct., tapered shoulders. Valuation and emerald report available.
A platinum and diamond solitaire ring
the 1.90ct. round brilliant cut diamond claw set with a tapered baguette diamond to each shoulder. TDW 2.16ct. Valuation available.
A large and impressive mahogany glazed breakfront bookcase cabinet
the pediment with three neo-classical mouldings, four astragal glazed doors, adjustable shelving, the base with a double cupboard to the centre and a single to each side, raised on plinth base. 2890 x 580 x 2600mm
A 9ct. white gold and diamond tennis bracelet
set with 70 princess cut diamonds, diamond snap clasp and safety catch. TDW 6.31ct. Old valuation available.
A fine and rare Japanese silver sword tsuba
signed I. Chi Ryu Tachibana Masamitsu Tsukuru, finely worked with two cranes in flight in relief and highlighted with coloured gold upon the radiating sunburst design, bamboo shoot in relief towards the base, the border decorated in fine relief, the conforming reverse with signature of various character marks translated as stated above. 70 x 67mm in modern fitted box with translation.
A set of three N.Z. 2013 'The Hobbit $10 proof 1 troy oz. gold coins
each coin of 1 troy oz., 0.999 pure gold, depicting Hobbit figures from the 'Middle-Earth', in original presentation box with packaging, limited edition 95/250.
An 18ct. white gold diamond ruby and sapphire Art Deco style ring
a 1.00ct. round brilliant cut diamond to the centre, 28 checker board cut sapphires with an outer ring of 24 checker board cut rubies, a further four small diamonds and sapphires set to each shoulder. TSW 1.30ct, TRW 0.50ct. Valuation available.
A modern 18ct. yellow and white gold three-stone diamond ring
the central princess cut diamond of 1.04ct flanked by two emerald cut diamonds totalling 0.82ct. Valuation available.
A 19thC French bronze ormolu mantel clock
with Sèvres porcelain bleu céleste panels and urn finial, bell striking movement, white enamel dial with Roman numerals; the architectural case flanked by fluted acanthus columns and embellished with acanthus scrolls, masks and hop swags, the main porcelain panel painted with a romantic couple. H.340mm.
An impressive 18ct. gold baroque pearl and diamond pendant
the large 17.8mm baroque pearl set in a diamond encrusted gold frame, with diamond set bale. TDW 0.83. Certificate available.
An impressive colonial mottled kauri scotch chest
a full width drawer to the serpentine shaped top with a hat box drawer to the centre and two half drawers to each side, three full width drawers to the base. Ornately carved and scrolling corbels and half columns to each side, raised on bun feet. W.1180 x D.580 x H.1450mm.
A 14ct. gold tanzanite and diamond Art Deco style ring
the 9.87ct oval cut violet blue tanzanite bezel set and surrounded by 22 round brilliant cut diamonds in a square frame. TDW 1.40ct. Valuation available.
An old Chinese bronze statuette
possibly as early as Ming Dynasty, of Zhuge Liang. Modelled seated upon a throne chair, his hands clasped to his front, his beard and moustache trail tentacle like over his sternum, his hair bound in uniform rows, traces of original gilding and red lacquer, cut away section to reverse. W.170 x D.120 x H.305mm. Note: Zhuge Liang's courtesy name Kongming, was a Chinese politician, military strategist, writer, engineer and inventor. He served as the Imperial Chancellor and regent of the state of Shu Han during the Three Kingdoms period
A large and impressive Sefton Powrie glazed breakfront bookcase cabinet
restrained elegant pediment over four doors, each glass panel with brass inserts, adjustable shelves, a double cupboard to the centre with a single to each side, raised on plinth base. 2450 x 420 x 2500mm.
An impressive 14ct. white gold diamond and pearl ring and earrings set
the ring with an 8mm black cultured pearl and an 8mm white cultured pearl to the centre of a free-form diamond scroll set with 15 round and 11 baguette diamonds. TDW 1.56ct. The earrings each with a matching 8mm black and white pearl, eight round and two baguette diamonds in a single sinuous row; on posts for pierced ears and safety clips. TDW 1ct. Old valuations available.
A modern 18ct. yellow and white gold solitaire diamond ring
rounded Gypsy style, the top half in white gold with a countersunk setting supporting the 0.83ct round brilliant cut diamond of colour I, clarity VS1, yellow gold lower shank. Valuation available.
A 2.24ct. pear shape ruby
with valuation and gemstone report.
A platinum jade and diamond ring
the 21ct. round cabochon jade of sea green hue, surrounded by 24 small round brilliant cut diamonds.