Diamond Target Set Canted Corner Ring with Further Diamond Decorated Inset Bands Platinum Mounted Centre Stone 1.1 Carat Approximately G Colour Ring Size N
Ladies Sapphire Dress Ring Art Deco with Diamond Decorated Shoulders Set in Four Claw Setting Mounted on 18 Carat White Gold Band Ring Size M and a Half
Diamond Solitaire Ring Mounted on 18 Carat Yellow Gold Band with Further Diamond Decoration Circa 1910 Central Stone 1.5 Carat Approximately Ring Size M
Ancient Sixteenth Century or Earlier Byzantine Solid Gold Cross with Cabochon Cut Stone Skull and Crossbone Motif to Base Approximately 3 Inches High Rare
Victorian Five Stone Diamond Ladies Ring Circa. 1900 Approximately 2.5 Carats Total Weight Ring Size P and a Half Mounted on 18 Carat Yellow Gold Band Colour Range G Attractive Design
Art Deco Diamond Cluster Ladies Ring Centrestone Approximately .8 Carat Attractive Colour Mounted on 18 Carat Gold
Rolex Oyster Perpetual Stainless Steel Wristwatch Original Condition Purchased New by the Vendor Original Box and Papers Perfect Working Order Serial Number G11557 Mint
The art world, a cruel unforgiving mistress.
“A mortgage casts a shadow on the sunniest field -” Robert G. Ingersoll
‘In the beginner’s mind there are many possibilities, but in the expert’s mind there are few.’ - Shunryu Suzuki, Zen Mind, Beginner’s Mind
As long silken fingers reached for her wine glass, I reached for mine. Line ‘em up barkeep.
Patrick Kavanagh, the great poet of field and life, was once in McDaid’s Pub when who walks in but Ted Hughes, later to become Her Majesty’s poet laureate.
Sadly another empty handed round trip to view some things for the auction.
It was an honour to know him, Mr. Donleavy that is.
To be without electricity for almost a year has been, in a strange way, revitalising.
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