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    Sale 5889

    Jewels at South Kensington

    10 March 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 44

    A GROUP OF JEWELLERY

    Price Realised  

    A GROUP OF JEWELLERY
    Comprising: a pair of novelty pendants designed as wirework birdcages, one with twin gem-set heart interior and one with a turquoise parrot with ruby eye; and a longchain suspending a silver gilt and green enamel vinaigrette (3)


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