Cordys

0258

A platinum and diamond solitaire ring
the 2.01ct pear shaped diamond (Colour E, Clarity SI2) claw set with a 0.14ct tapered baguette diamond to each shoulder. Valuation and GIA diamond report available.

Realised: $21,000

0072

A rare Archibald Knox three-piece Cymric silver coffee service for Liberty & Co.
1903. The coffee pot with ivory handle, high domed hinged lid and set with two cabochons, the sugar bowl and tray each with four cabochons. The pot and bowl Birmingham 1903, the tray Birmingham 1905. Each with 'Cymric' and 'L&C' makers marks. The tray also stamped 5103. The pot H.205mm. The bowl Dia.95mm. The tray L.342mm. Total weight 1224gm. Some dents. Literature; An example of this model number '5103' (with differing handle design only) features in Stephen A. Martin's 'Archibald Knox', Artmedia Press, London, 2001, p.202

Realised: $13,500

0219

An 18ct white gold and diamond tennis bracelet
the fifty-five round brilliant cut diamonds (Colour F-G, Clarity VS-SI1), claw set, push clasp with safety catches, TDW 5.00ct. Valuation available.

Realised: $10,000

0220

A 14ct white gold diamond tennis bracelet
a single row of forty-seven round brilliant cut diamonds, TDW 6.52ct, push clasp with safety catch.

Realised: $9,000

0372

A pair of large and impressive cast iron garden urns
campana shape, with separate large square stand, deep cream paint with rusted finish. 800 x 1440mm.

Realised: $6,000

0115

A good 61-piece 19thC double struck Queen’s pattern cutlery set
with Union shell heel, comprising: 12 tablespoons, 9 table forks, 12 dessert spoons, 12 dessert forks, 2 ladles and 2 mustard spoons. London assay, dates between 1835-1845, all by Joseph and Albert Savory. Total weight approx. 5000gm

Realised: $5,600

0101

A Japanese Meiji period vase modelled as an ikebana basket
of square section baluster shape with basket weave ground, with high relief cast and chiseled decoration to the faces including a cicada and nymph on a pea pod and tendril. Other sides include flowers, insects, a spider and a snail. Slender bamboo sections form the feet, the two handles, and frame the body margins. Cast three-character signature under the base. H.325mm.

Realised: $5,000

0347

A French Empire-style bronze and ormolu chandelier
with central statuette of a dancing satyr (after the antique in the Uffizi, Florence), suspended under three fluted rods which are encircled by bronze serpents, and with five anthemion detailed branches each holding a frosted glass flame shade. Possibly an electric conversion of a gasolier. H.890mm

Realised: $5,000

0057

A Japanese early katana blade in mixed fittings including WW2 cloth and ray skin bound hilt
reshaped at the tip, engraved characters to the tang. Provenance: bought back to NZ by Naval Lieutenant H Prins (Dental) who was serving on HMNZS Achilles at war's end after the Japanese surrender. With original linen (surrender?) tag, and translation attributing the blade to Sadamasa c.1410.

Realised: $5,000

0221

An 18ct white gold and diamond tennis bracelet
the 50 in-line row of round brilliant diamonds of TDW 2.05ct. Each in a round bezel setting. Concealed tongue clasp with twin safety catch.

Realised: $4,900

0173

A 19thC ornate French bronze and ormolu mantel clock
the case and bracket of sinuous leafy scrolls, floral pediment. The gilt dial with white enamelled blue roman numerals, named indistinctly 'PHILL.A. PARIS', the quality French movement striking on a bell, c.1860. H.410mm. With pendulum and keys. 1994 valuation available.

Realised: $4,800

0229

A pair of 14ct rose gold diamond stud earrings
each earring set with a 0.99ct princess cut diamonds, posts for pierced ears TDW 1.99ct (Colour I-J, Clarity I1-I2).

Realised: $4,800

0308

A superb Regency mahogany bookcase secretaire
the upper section with uncommon diametrically arched glazed doors flanked by barley twist columns, enclosing three adjustable shelves. The base with a secretaire drawer fitted with pigeonholes, small drawers and tooled leather insert, above two panelled doors enclosing baize lined linen press shelves, flanked by barley twist columns, raised on fluted splay feet. 1160 x 540 x 2250mm.

Realised: $4,700

0373

A pair of large and impressive cast iron garden urns
shallow campana shape, with separate square stand, verdigris finish. 970 x 950mm.

Realised: $4,400

0252

An estate 18ct five stone diamond bridge ring
the old mine cuts with central stone of 0.52ct, flanked by two conforming graduating diamonds either side of 1,24ct. TDW 1.66ct. (Colour G-H, Clarity SI1). Valuation available.

Realised: $4,400

0114

A quality pair of George III silver waiters
bead edged, raised on the three anthemion moulded feet. London 1775 by Robert Jones & John Scofield. Both engraved with coat of arms for the Irish family MacDermot: argent on a chevron gules between three boars' heads erased azure three cross crosslets. Crested: a demi-lion rampant azure holding in the dexter paw a sceptre crowned or. Motto: Honor et virtus. Dia.205mm. 680gm. Provenance: Purchased David Cooke Antiques 1985 for $3500, copy of receipt available.

Realised: $4,000

0337

A vintage Black Forest style carved bear bench
each end as a standing bear holding the seat, the back carved with a bear in the forest foliage, the standing bears with glass eyes. 1530 x 480 x 860mm.

Realised: $4,000

0005

A pair of vintage ivory figures
in the form of an elephant in ornate jewelled full body caparison carrying the Buddha on his back, the Buddha seated on lotus throne in protective pose, each figure a mirror image of the other, attached to a decorated ivory base which sits in a wood stand, old paint finish to ivory. 200 x 90 x 345mm.

Realised: $3,600

0025

A 1919 taxidermy moose head
the shoulder mount with large antlers of W.1200mm and depth from wall of 950mm. The mounted board with plaque detailing 'James Denning, Shot in Alaska, 1919'.

Realised: $3,400

0197

An 18ct yellow gold garnet and diamond handmade necklace
the round cluster pendant includes nine pear cut garnets framing the cognac modern round brilliant diamond of 0.30ct, on diamond set bail and necklace of gold links and repeating faceted garnet beads. TDW of 0.68ct. Valuation available.

Realised: $3,400