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    Sale 5893

    Jewels at South Kensington

    14 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 219

    A group of jewellery

    Price Realised  


    A group of jewellery
    Including: a Georgian mourning locket pendant with glazed sepia miniature depicting two mourners beside an obelisk monument, the reverse with inscription dated 22nd February 1787; an Austro Hungarian brooch with cabochon garnet centre and cabochon turquoise accents; an onyx cross pendant with applied rose-cut diamond cross detail; a late 19th/early 20th century circular reverse painted rock crystal intaglio brooch depicting a horse's head; a stickpin modelled as a rapier with calibré ruby handle and diamond collet detail, cased; a brooch modelled as a pickaxe with coiled detail and pearl set flower accent, cased; and a calibré emerald and rose-cut diamond set geometric shaped pendant, suspending two pearls, one emerald deficient; please note that the pearls have not been tested for natural origin (7)

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    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
    Items which contain rubies or jadeite originating in Burma (Myanmar) may not be imported into the U.S. Please be advised that a purchasers inability to import any such item into the U.S. or any other country shall not constitute grounds for non-payment or cancellation of the sale. With respect to items that contain any other types of gemstones originating in Burma (e.g., sapphires), such items may be imported into the U.S., provided that the gemstones have been mounted or incorporated into jewellery outside of Burma and provided that the setting is not of a temporary nature (e.g., a string).