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    Sale 5893

    Jewels at South Kensington

    14 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 87

    A Late 19th century gold, coral brooch

    Price Realised  


    A Late 19th century gold, coral brooch
    Designed as a bouton coral circular cluster with half-pearl detail suspending coral triple torpedo drops with seed pearl and onyx coral accents, to a matching suspension loop circa 1880, French marks

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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that one half-pearl has been replaced with an imitation pearl.

    Post Lot Text

    Please note that the coral in this lot is corallium and that this lot will be subject to US Fish and Wildlife restrictions if it is to be imported into the USA