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    Sale 5890

    Jewels at South Kensington

    7 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 171

    A late 19th century pearl and diamond brooch

    Price Realised  


    A late 19th century pearl and diamond brooch
    Of diamond winged design suspending a pearl drop to an old brilliant-cut diamond single stone collet surmount, circa 1890

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    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that this lot is accompanied by report No. CC018/1 dated 13th March 2009 from the Assay Office, Birmingham, stating that the drop shaped pearl was found to be natural.

    Please note that there is one rose-cut diamond defficinet in the cuppula surmount.