Kalmar Antiques purchased $400,000 worth of jewellery
Kalmar Antiques is a leading antique dealer in Australia, dealing in some of the finest antique jewellery, vintage watches and pocket watches for over 20 years. Recently to add to their collection of fine antique jewellery, Kalmar Antiques recently has purchased some very fine antique jewellery and watches worth over $400,000.
- (1888PressRelease) May 24, 2011 - Kalmar Antiques have been dealing in fine antique jewellery and vintage watches and pocket watches for over 20 years, and always strive to buy the finest antiques and this month has been no exception. They have recently purchased over $400,000 of jewellery from Europe, including some truly wonderful examples of Art Deco diamond rings and pendants, and a truly stunning platinum emerald and diamond Art Deco bracelet set with 130 emeralds and set with 115 diamonds that total a dazzling 20.77 carats, and antique diamond engagement rings and antique bangles from the Victorian and Edwardian era. Some of these bangles are hand engraved, and there are many gemset Victorian bangles with such stones as sapphires and diamonds, rubies as well as a magnificent antique pearl and diamond bangle.
Some other recent additions are fine quality antique lockets from Australia, England, Russia and France, including a very lovely enamel and diamond set Art Deco locket, so typical of the 1920's.
Currently they have in stock over 52 vintage Rolex watches including the timeless 18ct gold and steel Rolex Oyster Perpetual Datejust on the Jubilee band, and the ever popular Rolex Submariner, in both steel and gold and steel, and other high quality Swiss watches such as Patek Philippe, Vacheron Constantin, Omega and Jaeger LeCoultre to name just a few. They have also recently acquired 2 WWII military watches from Omega and Jaeger LeCoultre, and a WWII Jaeger LeCoultre pocket watch.
Also dealing in antique pocket watches and clocks, they have over 25 fine quality antique clocks from England, Germany and France, and in 2 weeks are about to receive another 12 very fine antique French clocks from France.