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    Sale 5375

    Jewellery

    15 January 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 120

    A late 19th/early 20th century butterfly wing and silver-gilt butterfly brooch

    Price Realised  

    A late 19th/early 20th century butterfly wing and silver-gilt butterfly brooch
    The silver gilt brooch mounted with natural South American Blue Morpho (Morpho Menelaus) butterfly wing, the body set with colourless paste and red paste eyes, circa 1900, Austro-Hungarian marks, fitted case


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    Post Lot Text

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