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    Sale 5892

    Jewels at South Kensington, including Fine Hermes Handbags

    17 June 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 34

    A pair of late 19th century gold and coral earpendants

    Price Realised  


    A pair of late 19th century gold and coral earpendants
    The ropework loops suspending a fringe of graduated torpedo drop shaped coral with central pear shaped coral triple drops, to a bouton coral surmount, hook fittings, circa 1870 (2)

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    Prospective purchasers are advised that several countries prohibit the importation of property containing materials from endangered species, including but not limited to coral, ivory and tortoiseshell. Accordingly, prospective purchasers should familiarize themselves with relevant customs regulations prior to bidding if they intend to import this lot into another country.

    Post Lot Text

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