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    Sale 5891

    Jewels at South Kensington

    14 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 170

    A late 19th/early 20th century Russian opal and gem egg pendant

    Price Realised  

    Estimate

    A late 19th/early 20th century Russian opal and gem egg pendant
    The opal egg with applied cabochon ruby accent, circa 1900, Russian marks; and one nephrite jade egg pendant with applied two colour mount (2)


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    Special Notice

    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
    Items which contain rubies or jadeite originating in Burma (Myanmar) may not be imported into the U.S. Please be advised that a purchasers inability to import any such item into the U.S. or any other country shall not constitute grounds for non-payment or cancellation of the sale. With respect to items that contain any other types of gemstones originating in Burma (e.g., sapphires), such items may be imported into the U.S., provided that the gemstones have been mounted or incorporated into jewellery outside of Burma and provided that the setting is not of a temporary nature (e.g., a string).


    Saleroom Notice

    Please note that as the rubies in this lot have no origin report it is the buyer's responsibility to obtain this information if they wish to ship them into the USA.