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Summer Fine Art and Antique Auction - Day 1

Sat, Jul 9, 2022 09:00AM EDT
Lot 727

15 Pcs. Victorian Jewelry incl. Mourning, Cameo, Micromosaic

Estimate: $1,400 - $1,600

Bid Increments

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$0 $10
$100 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $200
$5,000 $500
$10,000 $1,000
$20,000 $2,000
$50,000 $5,000
$100,000 $10,000
1st item: Ladies 18K yellow gold signet ring featuring a chalcedony and onyx cameo. The ring is marked "18" and is size 9. Gross weight of the ring is 8.67 grams. 2nd item: Ladies 14K yellow gold necklace featuring 4 chalcedony and onyx cameos. The necklace is marked "14K" and is 14" L. Gross weight of the necklace is 12.12 grams. 3rd item: Ladies 14K yellow gold 2 piece buckle featuring black enamel Greek key or frieze border. The buckle tests 14K and is 1 3/4" x 1 1/4" in size. Gross weight of the buckle is 11.57 grams. 4th item: 14K yellow gold locket featuring 2 onyx, 1 monogrammed "F". The locket tests 14K and is 1" x 3/4" in size. Gross weight of the locket is 7.06 grams. 5th - 6th items: Two (2) 14K yellow gold pins featuring black onyx and a seed pearl. The pins are marked "14K" and are 7/8" L. Gross weight of the pins are 2.00 grams. 7th item: 10K yellow gold stick pin featuring 9 black onyx in a floral form. The pin tests 10K and is 2 1/4" L. Gross weight of the pin is 1.28 grams. 8th - 9th items: Two (2) 10K yellow gold slides with scrolling designs. The slides test 10K and are 3/4" L. Gross weight of the slides is 2.12 grams. 10th - 15th items: Six (6) pins or brooches containing onyx and enamel and/or jet, including three (3) mourning pins with central white bead, one (1) with mirrored floral designs, one (1) micromosaic or pietra dura with floral design in filigree setting, and one (1) with scrolling design. Gross weight of the gold items in the lot is 44.82 grams.

Property of the Lincoln County Museum, Fayetteville, TN; Bequest of Mary Bright Wilson (1909-2004), formerly of Fayetteville, and descended in her family.


All pieces with normal wear, overall good condition. 18K signet ring with hairline measuring 5/8" L. One 10K slider with minute losses to decoration.