Jewellery auction a showcase for classics
Author: Richard Brewster | Posted: 21st March, 2014
An antique Victorian locket featuring a classic bird and nest design from Harry Emanuel in London and still in its original fitted box is a highlight of Leonard Joel’s jewellery auction from 6.30 Monday March 24 at 333 Malvern Road, South Yarra.
The auction is in two parts with the second segment continuing at 10.30am on Thursday March 26.
Other features include an antique diamond locket and chain, a tourmaline and diamond necklace and a loose pink diamond weighing almost half a carat and with a catalogue estimate of $125,000-$150,000.
The auction also contains a gem set butterfly brooch, an Australian cameo brooch, a diamond cuff bangle by Grisogono from the Bijoux Galuchat collection, and a sapphire and diamond ring.