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    Sale 1917

    Magnificent Jewels

    11 December 2007, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 239

    A PAIR OF MULTI-GEM AND GOLD BLACKAMOOR BROOCHES

    Price Realised  

    A PAIR OF MULTI-GEM AND GOLD BLACKAMOOR BROOCHES
    Comprising two brooches, the first black hardstone blackamoor wearing a circular-cut amethyst, cabochon cat's eye chrysoberyl and textured gold ropework turban, with freshwater pearl earrings and a sculpted pierced tunic, set with circular-cut citrines, amethysts and pearls, mounted in 18k gold; and a second black ebony blackamoor, wearing a circular-cut diamond, ruby and textured gold turban, with diamond hoop earrings and a circular-cut diamond, ruby and emerald tunic, mounted in gold
    The ameythst and citrine brooch signed S. Nardi (2)


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