Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd. -- January 15, 2011 - Estate Treasures Auction - 3:00 P This Estate Treasures Auction features special Silver, Estate Jewelry, and Country Store / Advertising sessions. As always, offerings include paintings, furniture, rugs, works on paper, silver, clocks
Lot 2007. 14KT Smoky Quartz Brooch - set with a pear shaped smoky quartz among intertwining twisted gold wires in a knot motif, completed by a trombone slide in clasp, approximately 9.85 dwt.
Lot 2008. 14KT Opal and Ruby Cocktail Ring - set with 13 marquise shaped white opals and 10 small round rubies, ring size 6.5 including a sizing bar, approximately 3.45 dwt.
Lot 2009. 14KT Jade and White Opal Ring - set with an oval jade cabochon in the center (with crazing), accented by four small round white opals, the top of the ring appears to be mounted in a thin layer of silver with the rest of the ring including the under gallery and shank being mounted in 14KT gold, ring size 6.75, approximately 4 dwt.
Lot 2010. A Pair of Diamond Ear Jackets - set with numerous round full cut diamonds which are approximately I to J in color and SI2 to I1 in clarity totaling approximately 1 carat, approximately 1.75 dwt.
Lot 2011. Group of Nice Costume Jewelry - including a beautiful wide decorative bracelet depicting a shirt cuff, a simulated diamond solitaire engagement ring, a sterling and simulated emerald and diamond cocktail ring, a pair of green and white rhinestone earrings, a reverse painted tie clip depicting a sailboat, an open work link necklace by Trifari, a woven goldtone necklace by Vendome, heart shaped pendant enscribed Aurora Mills and Inscribed Stockton, CA 1865, a multi strand pocketwatch necklace by Vendome, a wonderful antique style necklace by Accessocraft, and a simulated bead and carved white stone necklace, overall the lot is in good condition with wear from use
Lot 2012. Three Pieces of Silver Jewelry - including a sterling die cut and satin finished wide bangle, an ornate Portugese sterling bracelet in a flower motif, and a sterling cameo pendant brooch, the lot weighs approximately 1.8 troy ounces.
Lot 2013. Two Gold Filled Pocketwatches - including an example by Hampden which is inscribed on the inner case "From the Boys- Co.5-4th Reg-Co. C.F. Goethals", the second example is a gold filled Elgin suspended from a leather cord, both are not running
Lot 2014. Three Fantastic Designer Costume Brooches - including a rectangular shaped multicolored orange rhinestone example by Kramer of New York circa 1955 (some darkening to rhinestones), a very rare enamel and rhinestone starfish brooch by HAR, circa 1960 (some light wear to enamel and chip to one flower), and an exceptional open back green rhinestone and black enamel butterfly brooch by Trifari, circa 1945 (yellowing to white rhinestones, wear to enamel and throughout consistent with age and use)
Lot 2015. A Two Piece Set of Costume Jewelry By Juliana - circa 1955, including a bracelet of multicolored faceted and pressed glass rhinestones (1 missing), and a pair of earclips en suite (1 stone with large crack but appears to be stable in mounting), with light scratching throughout, overall an exceptional and rare set which is unsigned but