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    Sale 5890

    Jewels at South Kensington

    7 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 136

    A diamond, coral and emerald owl brooch, by Gubelin

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    A diamond, coral and emerald owl brooch, by Gubelin
    Modelled as an stylised wirework owl perched on a branch the body with navette shaped coral, corallium, feathers, the head with single cabochon emerald and pavé diamond eyes, circa 1960
    Signed with maker's mark for Gübelin, French marks


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    Post Lot Text

    Please note that this lot will be subject to US Fish and Wildlife restrictions if it is to be imported into the U.S.A.