Leland Little Auction & Estate Sales, Ltd. - Annual Memorial Day Estate Treasures Auction Join us May 30th at 1PM for our Memorial Day Auction! Offerings include jewelry, vintage clothing, silver, fine art, NC & Southern Pottery, a 1983 Mercedes 2S convertible, antiques, & furniture.
14kT high school pin, a stamped 14KT riding crop pin, a stamped 14KT arrow pin accented with a small pearl, an unmarked yellow gold pocketknife which tests as 13KT, an unmarked initial pin which tests as 9KT gold, a single gold earring which is unmarked but tests as 13KT, and a yellow gold stickpin with damaged enamel which is unmarked but tests as 13KT, the pieces of gold which are marked weigh approximately 17.05 dwt.
Lot 20. Antique Low Karat Gold Necklace - unmarked, testing lower than 10KT (approximately 7-8KT), approximately 24.7 dwt., 14.5 dwt.
Lot 21. Two Gem Set Gold Rings - including an example set with an "MSH" mongram and stamped 14KT, ring size 3.75, the second set with rubies, sapphires, emeralds and diamonds completed by an arthritic shank, ring size 3.25 and stamped 14KT, the lot weighs approximately 6.6 dwt.
Lot 22. Antique Gold Cross - designed as a cross depicting Jesus, unmarked but tests as 14KT, suspended from a gold filled chain, the cross weighs approximately 2.75 dwt.
Lot 23. Three Pairs of Gold Earrings - including two pairs of ear hoops and a pair of large arched gold ovals, all stamped 14KT, approximately 11.95 dwt.
Lot 24. Vintage Pearl and Gold Locket - set with a picture of a baby in open locket form, the center surrounded by laurel leaves set with small pearls, unmarked but tests as 16-17KT gold, approximately 8.6 dwt., including glass.
Lot 25. Two Gold Rings - including a band set with small star set diamonds, ring size 5.5, the second designed as a dome ring accented with enamel spots and set with an arthritic shank (shank is very loose), ring size 5.25, the two pieces weigh approximately 12 dwt.
Lot 26. White Gold and Diamond Set Wristwatch - designed with a round face surrounded by small rose cut stones, completed by a cord and foldover clasp, the back of the case with monogram "AOH", the clasp is marked 14KT and the case tests as 14KT, 6 in. long, the winding mechanism can be pulled right out of the watch case and will require repair, the lot is in good cosmetic condition, band is probably later.
Lot 27. Vintage Turquoise Squash Blossom Necklace -
Lot 28. Aquamarine and Diamond Pendant - oval cut aquamarine of 1.36 carats surrounded by 8 full cut round diamonds of .24 carat and SI 1 clarity and G color, all prong set in tested 14KT gold.
Lot 29. Amethyst Ring - rectangular cut light pink amethyst set in 8 prong 14KT gold mounting, approximately 5.53 carats, 4.50 dwt. (including gemstone).
Lot 30. Diamond Bracelet - of 9 interlocking stations of three vertical rows of diamonds channel set with cross-over bar, mounted in stamped and tested 10KT yellow gold, 13.75 dwt. (gemstones included), 7 in.
Lot 31. Diamond Shield Ring - with 3 old mine cut diamonds set in white gold in a 14KT stamped and tested stepped mounting, 1.10 dwt. (gemstones included), ring size 3.75.