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    Sale 5385

    Jewels at South Kensington Including Fine Hermès Handbags

    9 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 214

    A diamond, garnet and ruby novelty brooch

    Price Realised  

    A diamond, garnet and ruby novelty brooch
    Designed as a turtle with marquise ruby eyes, single-cut diamond articulated legs and head, the diamond shell set with oval tsavorite garnet border and accents, the underneath with naturalistic detail


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    Post Lot Text

    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