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NORTH PERTH ANTIQUE CENTRE
Piece: Edwardian Sheraton revival bureau bookcase
This stately bookcase is of a style at tributed to influential cabinetmaker Thomas Sheraton,
one of England's "big three" furniture designers of the 18th Century. It features rich
mahogany wood with contrasting golden satinwood hand inlay and was made in England.
It makes for a visually striking and functional piece of furniture.
377 Fitzgerald Street, Nor th Per th, (08) 9227 5502, northperthantique.com.au.
SUBIACO ANTIQUES AND FINE JEWELLERY
Piece: 15ct gold "Prowling Lizard" brooch
This beautiful hand-made lizard brooch in 15ct yellow gold with seed pearls was made by
Donovan & Overland Jewellers, situated in Murray Street, Perth, from 1897--1921. Antique
Australian jewellery is rare and always in very high demand. Being made in Western
Australia makes this item even more sought after. The lizard design and materials used are
a reflection of Australia's rich and diverse natural environment.
Shop 9 Forrest Walk, 97 Rokeby Road, Subiaco, (08) 9388 8333, subiacoantiques.com.au.
E OF RICHES
Platinum emerald and diamond retro
y from the retro period is characterised
ky styles that showcase large colourful
nes in oversize rectangular cuts. These
ul pieces were favoured by women in
0s and remain just as popular today.
Cartier and Van Cleef & Arpels made
rk on the jewellery world with bright
hionable jewellery that appealed to the
ood set. Designer pieces such as this
m ring-- consisting of a 1.84ct emerald
guette and round cut diamonds totalling
are highly collec table.
569 Stirling Hwy, Cottesloe,
84 3850, houseofriches.com.au.
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