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    Sale 5383

    Jewels at South Kensington

    7 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 1

    A 19th century gold, emerald and diamond brooch/pendant and a Victorian gold and emerald demi-parure

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    A 19th century gold, emerald and diamond brooch/pendant and a Victorian gold and emerald demi-parure
    The pendant of cannetille design set in the centre with a foiled rectangular-cut emerald to an old brilliant-cut diamond border with diamond three stone pendant loop and later Prince-of-Wales link necklace; the demi-parure comprising - a bracelet, the central quatrefoil panel with rectangular and square-cut emerald decoration, to a graduated panel bracelet with engraved detail, and a pair of earpendants en suite; circa 1840, fitted cases, the earpendants have been converted to twin brooches and a smaller pair of earrings with hook fittings (4)


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