The Private Collection of a Gentleman

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Date of Auction: 18th June 2019

Sold for £300

Estimate: £400 - £500

A collection of five assorted rings, including a cabochon sapphire set foliate band ring, a 9ct gold buckle ring, a 9ct gold mounted bloodstone signet ring, a large smoky quartz dress ring and a narrow wedding band, stamped ‘platinum’. £400-£500

Condition Report

First: one sapphire is lacking, there are a couple of cracks to the mount and general surface wear, width 10.5mm. Second: size has been reduced, general wear, width 11mm, weight 8.1gm. Third: bloodstone shows a little wear, slightly more so to the mount, both shoulders have been repaired. Fourth: smoky quartz is clean with minimal wear, 19 x 16mm, mount unmarked, showing light wear only. Fifth: general surface wear, width 2.5mm, weight 2.7gm.