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Jewellery, Silver, Coins and Watches

At Special Auction Services we now hold six Jewellery auctions per year. Each sale offers an attractive and extensive range of antique, modern and costume jewellery to suit all buyers.

Within our jewellery sales, we have sections dedicated to 

  • Watches
  • Jewellery
  • Silver
  • Coins 
  • Objets d'art

Experience and knowledge allows us to give you expert and comprehensive advice when selling. Prior to the auction a professional, colour printed catalogue is produced and publicised worldwide to ensure that your items reach the excellent prices they deserve.

Our consultants are available and eager to offer friendly and honest advice to any buyers with questions regarding items for sale, prior, during or post auction.

Any enquiries regarding buying or selling and for more information please contact our specialists Thomas Forrester, Neil Shuttleworth or Jessica Forrester on 01635 580595 or via our contact us page.

 

Auction highlights

  • Jewellery, Silver, Objets d'art Watches and Coins
  • 21st March 2019

Lot 220

A 19th Century hardstone signed cameo brooch, by Luigi Rosi, carved with the profile of a young classical maiden above whale, carved inscription L Rossi to lower right, in beadwork oval frame, with box back with mounted hair and gilt lettering, 5.2cm x 4.6cm

Price realised

£3000

Lot 392

A contemporary fine Russian gold gem set and enamelled egg on stand, the white enamel and gold egg opening to reveal several candles and chalice, having a painted oval portrait of the Tsar and his wife within a diamond border and diamond and enamel crown finial, on a circular base with black enamel inscription and heightened with diamonds and sea green enamel to upper, 348g and a 14.5cm high, with a fitted box marked Veritable Oeuf D'Oie Collecion Russia (2)

Price realised

£2550

Lot 426

A large George V silver presentation tray from Mappin & Webb, with twin handles and gadrooned rim with shell motifs to corners, on scroll supports, Sheffield 1925, with inscription to front and engraved with dates and winners to underside, 123ozt

Price realised

£1050

Auction highlights

  • Jewellery & Watches Auction
  • 14th February 2019

Lot 11

A good mid 20th century certified diamond solitaire engagement ring, with Anchor Cert certificate stating the brilliant cut to be 2.04ct and being colour H and VVS clarity, presented in an unmarked white metal, probably platinum split shoulder mount, 2.9g and size N (2)

Price realised

£5800

Lot 108

A late 19th Century Chinese jade brooch, the oval carved and pierced light coloured hardstone panel with a bird amongst scrolling foliage, 5.8cm high and 22.5g, with a gold pin applied to reverse

Price realised

£5500

Lot 347

A Victorian suite of gold and diamond jewels, comprising a slave bangle set with three gypsy set old cut diamonds, a matching locket and a ribbed hollow necklace with locket clasp, all in satin gold, central diamond of bangle approximately 0.75ct flanked by two 0.5ct examples, locket diamond approximately 0.5ct flanked by two 0.40ct examples in a fitted velvet and leather case, rubbed marks to bangle, no other apparant marks, locket monogrammed verso

Price realised

£5000

Auction highlights

  • Jewellery, Silver, Coins, Watches & Stamps

Lot 265

A rare 1960s Rolex Coffin style wristwatch box, in green, marked 67.00.3 Montres Rolex SA Geneve to base, with insert, overall good condition, 13cm by 10cm

Price realised

£300

Lot 307

An Art Deco period amber bead necklace, having a single knotted string of toffee and caramel coloured oval beads, largest bead 2.5cm and smallest 0.7cm, 53.7g

Price realised

£1400

Lot 604

A nice Georgian period carved cameo signet ring, with a carved panel of Neptune and Minerva, 2.2cm wide, 3.3g and size M/N

Price realised

£3200

Auction highlights

  • Jewellery
A 19th Century emerald and diamond ring

A 19th Century emerald and diamond ring

Price realised

£4200

A Carlo Giuliano star sapphire and gem set spider brooch

A Carlo Giuliano star sapphire and gem set spider brooch

Price realised

£1900

Gold pocket watch and chain with coins

Gold pocket watch and chain with coins

Price realised

£1000