17 June 2009,
London, South Kensington
Price realised GBP 1,625
Estimate GBP 600 - GBP 800
A tourmaline, diamond and gem bird brooch
The single pear shaped pink tourmaline to textured body and wings with single-cut diamond decoration, emerald eye and single pear shaped yellow gem plume, spurious signature
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