8 September 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 5,000
Estimate GBP 2,000 - GBP 3,000
A suite of citrine and diamond jewellery
Comprising: a necklace, the central drop composed of a cut-cornered rectangular citrine within a scrolling foliate surround with brilliant and eight-cut diamond decoration, suspended from a series of graduated cut-cornered rectangular citrines, the scrolling foliate borders and twin fleur-de-lys spacers with diamond detail, to a fancy curb link back chain, approximately 47 cm. long; an openwork hoop bangle, the front set with three graduated cut-cornered rectangular citrines to a tapering scrolling foliate surround with diamond detail, the reverse with flowerhead detail; and a pair of cut-cornered rectangular citrine single stone earrings, the scrolling foliate decoration with diamond detail, post fittings, the necklace with inscription A.V. & A.J. 1931-1956 (4)
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