28 November 2007,
Price realised HKD 56,250
Estimate HKD 30,000 - HKD 50,000
A JADEITE AND DIAMOND BROOCH
Designed as a carved jadeite dragonfly of bright green colour and good translucency, enhanced by brilliant-cut diamond frame and cabochon ruby eyes, mounted in white gold, 4.8 cm high
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