• Vintage and Modern Jewels at S auction at Christies

    Sale 5896

    Vintage and Modern Jewels at South Kensington, Including Fine Hermès Handbags

    19 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 209

    A MULTI-GEM NOVELTY BROOCH/PENDANT

    Price Realised  

    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A MULTI-GEM NOVELTY BROOCH/PENDANT
    Modelled as a carp, the pavé-set ruby body with brilliant-cut diamond accents and detail to the head and collet-set sapphire eyes, swimming through undulating emerald, diamond and sapphire seaweed, together with a fancy curb-link neckchain


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    Special Notice

    This lot is offered without reserve.
    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).
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