27 juin 2018

HANCOCKS, Stand B4 at at Masterpiece London 2018

William Ruser, Diamond, ruby and platinum 'Orchestra' bracelet, attributed to Ruser, circa 1940. Courtesy Hancocks. Bracelet designed as a row of eight orchestral musicians plus a conductor in the centre, the figures all set with a round cabochon star ruby forming the body with diamond set head, arms and legs and feet accented with black onyx, each musician plays a different instrument including timpani, cello, grand piano and harp and is joined by baguette diamond-set links. Provenance: Previously in the personal jewellery... [Lire la suite]

01 juillet 2017

Hancocks at Masterpiece London 2017

Diamond pendant by Black, Starr & Frost, c.1910, set with a stunning old-cut pear-shaped diamond. Hancocks, Stand C25 © 2017 MASTERPIECE LONDON LTD Old emerald cut diamond 'Cassiopeia' ring by Amy Burton, 2016. Hancocks, Stand C25 © 2017 MASTERPIECE LONDON LTD Egyptian revival gold scarab and multi gem bead necklace by Marcus & Co., c.1905. Hancocks, Stand C25 © 2017 MASTERPIECE LONDON LTD Diamond, ruby and platinum 'Orchestra' bracelet, attributed to Ruser, circa 1940. Hancocks,... [Lire la suite]
13 mars 2017

Hancocks at TEFAF Maastricht, Stand 243

Art Deco suite, circa 1925. Sapphires of 200 carats, pearls of 42 carats and old cut diamonds of 3.2 carats © Hancocks Comprising a necklace, bracelet and pair of drop earrings, each is set with graduated polished oval sapphire cabochon beads, interspersed by white pearl and old-cut diamond trio connections. The necklace features a suspended large sapphire cabochon pearl and diamond articulated drop. Typical of the era, the suite is transformable with the bracelet and necklace being able to be joined together to form a long... [Lire la suite]