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    Sale 5217

    Antique & Collectable Jewellery

    6 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 17

    A group of 19th century paste and gemset jewellery

    Price Realised  

    A group of 19th century paste and gemset jewellery
    Comprising: three heart brooches, the first of twin interlocking hearts, one colourless paste the other green, with crown surmount, one of colourless paste with single red stone accent, the third with ivory panel centre and cabochon turquoise border and bow detail; a reverse painted crystal intaglio brooch depicting a greyhound to a ropework and bead border; a bracelet composed of colourless paste clusters; a green paste cross pendant to a fine link chain; a colourless paste brooch of leaf design; an oval brooch enclosing plated hair within a twin row garnet border; two Maltese cross pendants, one of cornelian the other of moss agate; a circular silver brooch with floral motif and central blue and green enamel detail; and a quantity of costume jewellery, buttons and fittings


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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that the turquoise and ivory heart brooch included within this lot will require a CITES licence to leave the EU and will also be subject to US Fish and Wildlife restrictions if it is to be imported into the USA