Jewellery, Coins & Watches

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Thursday 31 March 2022

Commencing at 1:00pm

Leamington Spa Auction Centre


Saturday 26th March – 10am-2pm
Tuesday 29th March – 9am-5pm
Wednesday 30th Match – 9am -7pm,
Morning of sale from 9am

We hold three sales per year in Leamington Spa. These jewellery sales have become a highlight of the sales calendar and include a range of antique & modern watches, rings, sovereigns, bracelets, brooches, pendants and necklaces, etc.

If you own anything which you think might be suitable for one of our monthly sales  please contact Matthew Bunting on
01926 889100 or
For an approximate estimate, email us with a description and image of your item. For larger or multiple items, we are happy to arrange for a valuer to visit your home or premises at your convenience.


12 Guy Street, Leamington Spa, Warwickshire, CV32 4RT

Saturday prior to sale 10am – 2pm
Tuesday prior to sale 9am – 5pm
Wednesday prior to sale 9am – 7pm
Morning of sale from 9am

Buyers Premium
A buyers’ premium at 17.5% plus VAT, will be added to the bid price of each lot.
Lots purchased online will in addition attract a 5% plus VAT fee.

Condition Reports
We regret that we are unable to process requests for condition reports received after 1.00pm on the day preceding the sale.

Illustrated catalogues are available for all Antique and Specialist sales. (£5.00 by post). These sales can also be viewed on–line 10 days prior to the auction.

On sale day until 5pm and on the following Friday and Monday 9am – 5pm.
The auctioneers may charge storage on items not cleared by this time.

Postage & Packing
All postal mailing is handled by: Mail Boxes 01926 881920

Attention is drawn to the Auctioneers Conditions of Sale in this catalogue and posted on the premises.

In particular, it is emphasised that all accounts must be settled on the day of sale. Sale currency is GBP.

The following payment methods are accepted :

• Cash
• Debit card (in person)
• Direct bank transfer

We do not accept payments by credit card or any card payments over the telephone.

Bank transfer details are as follows :

Bank Name :       Metro Bank Plc
Account Name :  Locke & England
Sort code :          23-05-80
Account # :         29033964
Please quote both the auction number and your invoice number as reference. Failure to do so may delay goods being released. Please be aware that clients making international transfers will be liable for any bank imposed charges.

Online Registration
In completing the online bidder registration and providing your payment card details you :

(i) confirm that you are authorised to provide these credit card details to the auctioneer and have sufficient funds available to complete the transaction.

(ii) agree to abide by the auctioneer’s conditions of sale and special terms and conditions as stated in these particulars and on the online bidding platform.

(iii) agree to make payment via the methods and timescales stated above at the completion of the auction and authorise the auctioneer that on failing to do so the credit/debit card given may be charged in part or full payment, including all fees, for items successfully purchased.

Auctioneer Information
Locke & England
12 Guy Street
Leamington Spa
CV32 4RT
United Kingdom
Tel: 01926 889100

Recent Highlights

Recent sale results from this auction are displayed below. To view highlights from other auctions, click here.


A platinum and diamond crossover ring, the tow round brilliant cut main stones totalling approximately 1.9ct. Approx weight 5.3g. Size R

Sold for £1,800

A gentleman's 18ct yellow gold Oyster Perpetual Day-Date chronometer wristwatch by Rolex, the circular champagne dial with baton numerals and day and date apertures on an articulated bracelet strap, model number 18038, case d. 3.5 cm, 131 gms, with case, box and some papers including partial receipt dated 12.02.90 and service guarantee dated 21.11.01

Sold for £7,500

A gentleman's stainless steel chronometer longitude automatic wristwatch by Breitling, the black dial with baton markers, date aperture and subsidiary dials on an articulated bracelet strap, case d. 3.9 cm, case back numbered 305224 and A20348, with papers dated 15-9-2003

Sold for £1,250

A 9ct yellow gold curblink bracelet suspending twenty-seven charms including Concorde, a rickshaw, Mickey Mouse, a gondola and many others, overall 75.5 gms

Sold for £940

A Royal Mint 22ct gold 2009 Kew Gardens 50 pence proof coin, 15.5 gms, cased and with certificate

Sold for £2,200

An early 20th century gold coloured fringe necklace suspending eleven round and teardrop cut pale purple drops, l. 38.5 cm

Sold for £1,300

A 9ct yellow gold chainlink necklace, maker KMJ, London 1977, l. 61.5 cm, 71.6 gms

Sold for £960

A 9ct yellow gold curblink watch chain with lobster clasp, t-bar and suspending a Victorian shield back half sovereign dated 1887, overall 44.1 gms

Sold for £620

A pair of early 20th century white metal ear pendants, each set a cultured pearl within an openwork border of six small diamonds, the drops each set four further small diamonds in millegrain settings in the Belle Epoque manner, l. 3.5 cm, 4.8 gms

Sold for £500

A modern 18ct white gold brooch in the form of a pair of leaves set small diamonds and emeralds, w. 5 cm, together with two similar white gold brooches, overall 23.9 gms (3)

Sold for £560

An early 20th century white metal and old mine cut diamond solitaire engagement ring, the approximately 2ct stone in a eight claw setting with diamond set shoulders. UK size K 1/2

Sold for £3,800

A Royal Mint 22ct gold 2009 Kew Gardens 50 pence proof coin, 15.5 gms, cased and with certificate

Sold for £2,450

A 14ct yellow gold ring set teardrop diamond in a six claw setting within a split band shank, stone approx. 1 carat, ring size P, 2 gms

Sold for £1,050

A unisex stainless steel Oyster Perpetual Date just wristwatch by Rolex, the black dial with silvered baton numerals and date aperture on a bracelet strap, case d. 3.4 cm, boxed and with papers

Sold for £3,550

A 9ct yellow gold curblink bracelet with heart shaped clasp suspending a collection of charms including a Victorian sovereign dated 1900, a Masonic ball, a 22ct wedding band and many others, overall 110 gms

Sold for £1,750

A modern platinum ring set five graduated diamonds in rubover and claw settings, Birmingham 1995,central stone approx. 0.75 carats,ring size Q,5.6 gms

Sold for £1,000

A 9ct yellow gold half hunter pocket watch by Benson, the white enamel dial with black Roman numerals and second hand section within a plain case, case London 1941, case d. 4.8 cm, overall 95.2 gms, with original fitted case

Sold for £640

An Edwardian 15ct yellow gold ropetwist necklace suspending an openwork filigree pendant set peridot, rubies and seed pearls, pendant l. 4.5 cm, 7.7 gms

Sold for £400

A gentleman's gold plated Master Mariner automatic wristwatch by Jaeger Le Coultre, the circular silvered dial with gold coloured baton numerals and date aperture on a later brown leather strap, case d. 3.5 cm

Sold for £520

Four 9ct yellow gold necklaces, various links, overall 37.9 gms, together with a yellow coloured chain suspending a 9ct yellow gold 'P' pendant (5)

Sold for £590