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    Sale 5385

    Jewels at South Kensington Including Fine Hermès Handbags

    9 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 336

    A 19th century gold, diamond and enamel serpent bangle

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A 19th century gold, diamond and enamel serpent bangle
    Of hinged coiled design with blue enamel decoration, the head with rose-cut diamond tapering cluster decoration, cabochon ruby eyes and engraved scroll deocration, circa 1860, one rose-cut diamond deficient


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this lot contains rubies of undetermined origin. Rubies of Burmese origin cannot be imported into the U.S. It is the buyers responsibility to obtain an origin certificate for this lot if import into the U.S. is desired.