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    Sale 5385

    Jewels at South Kensington Including Fine Hermès Handbags

    9 December 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 297

    A mid 19th century gold, diamond, ruby and enamel brooch

    Price Realised  


    A mid 19th century gold, diamond, ruby and enamel brooch
    Designed as a pendant with pierced crown of polychrome enamel decoration suspending a cascade of floral articulated drops decorated with ruby quatrefoil clusters and leaf, wire and beadwork detail, to a translucent green enamel ribbon bow brooch with central rose-cut diamond and ruby flowerhead cluster with painted pink and white enamel petals, circa 1850

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    Post Lot Text

    Please note that this lot contains rubies of undetermined origin. Rubies of Burmese origin cannot be imported into the U.S. It is the buyers responsibility to obtain an origin certificate for this lot if import into the U.S. is desired