Tuesday 12 December
A magnificent heart shaped diamond set ring has sold for an impressive £31,000. The buyer, a local businessman, competed with online bidders to secure the stunning jewel. Other highlights included lot 60, a certificated yellow diamond ring, that sold for £4500. The popularity of sapphires showed no signs of waning, with lot 47 an Art Deco sapphire ring selling for £2800 - four times its lower estimate - and lot 7 a sapphire and diamond three stone ring that made £2600. Gentleman’s jewellery also attracted strong competition, including a pair of eighteen carat white gold Patek Philippe cufflinks that made double estimate at £1500.