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    Sale 7634

    The London Sale: Jewels

    10 December 2008, London, King Street

  • Lot 175

    A BELLE EPOQUE DIAMOND TIARA

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    A BELLE EPOQUE DIAMOND TIARA
    Designed as a series of graduated old-cut diamond garlands each surmounted by a ribbon bow and diamond collet suspending articulated knife-edge bar and circular-cut diamond drops, above a stylised geometric foliate frieze, mounted in platinum and gold, circa 1905, 23.5 cm inner circumference, in original fitted blue leather case


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    Please note this tiara was formerly the property of Lady Emilie Harmsworth