27 October 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 2,250
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A peridot, diamond and enamel brooch
Designed as a central claw-set cushion-shaped peridot with diamond border and square-set diamond cardinal points each with white enamel border with transluscent guilloché enamel scroll surround picked out with white and black dot enamel terminals suspending a pear-shaped peridot drop with enamel cusp, later detachable brooch fitting, similar to the previous lot however this is probably a later larger copy
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