27 October 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 6,250
Estimate GBP 4,000 - GBP 5,000
A pair of sapphire, diamond and emerald earclips and ring
The earclips designed as a cabochon sapphire and brilliant-cut diamond oval domed cluster with cabochon emerald and sapphire surround, and matching cluster ring (3)
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