A Tudor seal and case. Sapphire seal engraved with the arms of Knyvett and mounted in enamelled gold, with a gold case, also enamelled. England, ca. 1580. #Tudor #seal


Sapphire Brooches Cameo, Nativity on one side, Adoration of the Magi on the opposite side, enameled gold mounting with diamonds and sapphire, 16th century. Ruby, sapphire and diamond brooch, late 19th century. Designed as a winged insect, set with oval and cushion-shaped sapphires and rubies, circular-cut and rose diamonds, French assay marks, detachable brooch fitting, pendant loop, sprung hair fitting, fitted case, accompanied by a hand-written note from Queen Alexandra “With all good wishes for every happiness to good luck from Alexandra.” BYZANTINE CLOISONNÉ RING. Constantinople?, 10th century, gold, enamel, bezel 13 x 14 mm. This ring has been reassembled in modern times by joining a reeded gold band with four gold granules to a circular flat roundel with floral design in red, blue, green and white cloisonné enamel. The cloisonné medallion is soldered at the junction of the bezel and the hoop, which has been flattened where it passes behind the bezel. Besides some pitting on the enamel surface. A Tudor seal and case. Sapphire seal engraved with the arms of Knyvett and mounted in enamelled gold, with a gold case, also enamelled. England, ca. 1580. #Tudor #seal

A Tudor seal and case. Sapphire seal engraved with the arms of Knyvett and mounted in enamelled gold, with a gold case, also enamelled. England, ca. 1580. #Tudor #seal A Tudor seal and case. Sapphire seal engraved with the arms of Knyvett and mounted in enamelled gold, with a gold case, also enamelled. England, ca. 1580. #Tudor #seal Christies AN ANTIQUE SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND TIARA The foliate wreath composed of seven graduated oval-shaped sapphire and old-cut diamond flowerheads applied on a rose-cut diamond branch with sapphire single-stone collet detail, mounted in silver and gold, circa 1850, 17.0 cm wide The Barberini Jewels (lots 145-148) (from Christies auction site)

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