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    Sale 1418

    Geneva Magnificent Jewels

    15 November 2016, Geneva

  • Lot 170

    A LATE 19TH CENTURY SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND BROOCH/CLASP

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A LATE 19TH CENTURY SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND BROOCH/CLASP
    Set with an oval-cut sapphire within an old-cut diamond surround, circa 1890, 2.5 cm, mounted in silver and gold
    Accompanied by report no. 55910 dated 18 March 2010 from the SSEF Swiss Gemmological Institute stating that the origin of the sapphire is Ceylon (Sri Lanka), with no indications of heating.

    Please note that this report is over five years old and might require an update.


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF AN IMPORTANT PRIVATE COLLECTOR