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Auction Description for Strauss: South African Art, Jewellery & Decorative Arts
Auction Description:
South African Art, Jewellery & Decorative Arts
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South African Art, Jewellery & Decorative Arts

by Strauss & Co


614 lots | 589 with images

October 8, 2012

The Vineyard Hotel

Colinton Road (off Protea Road), Newlands

Cape Town, 7725 South Africa

Phone: +27 21 683 6560 / +27 87 806 8780

Fax: +27 21 683 6085

Email: conditionreports@straussart.co.za

Gold and enamel serpent necklace, mid 19th century

Lot 1: Gold and enamel serpent necklace, mid 19th century

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Description: Gold and enamel serpent necklace, mid 19th century designed as an articulated snake, the engraved royal blue enamelled head set with cabochon ruby eyes and decorated with half pearls, old-cut and rose-cut diamonds, with a locket attached to its mouth, some enamel loss, in an imperfect fitted case, length approximately 41,5cm

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Diamond ring claw-set with a baguette diamond

Lot 2: Diamond ring claw-set with a baguette diamond

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Description: Diamond ring claw-set with a baguette diamond weighing approximately 0.80 carats, size G

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Diamond ring centring on a baguette-cut diamond

Lot 3: Diamond ring centring on a baguette-cut diamond

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Description: Diamond ring centring on a baguette-cut diamond weighing 5.3650 carats, size K Accompanied by a report number 120501898/83781 from E.G. Laboratory, South Africa, stating that the diamond weighing 5.3650 carats is M in colour and VS1 clarity

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Cultured pearl and diamond necklace composed of a

Lot 4: Cultured pearl and diamond necklace composed of a

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Description: Cultured pearl and diamond necklace composed of a single row of cultured pearls graduated in size from approximately 2mm to 5,5mm, to an openwork clasp set with a single old-cut diamond, length approximately 40cm

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Cultured pearl and diamond necklace composed of

Lot 5: Cultured pearl and diamond necklace composed of

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Description: Cultured pearl and diamond necklace composed of three rows of cultured pearls graduated in size from approximately 2,5mm to 8mm, to a gold clasp, set with a pearl and nine old-cut diamonds, length of shortest row approximately 38cm

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