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    Sale 5383

    Jewels at South Kensington

    7 October 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 2

    A Victorian gold and enamel memorial pendant for Prince Albert

    Price Realised  

    A Victorian gold and enamel memorial pendant for Prince Albert
    The pendant of oval locket form, enclosing a photographic portrait of Prince Albert with blue enamel border, scroll mount with ribbon detail bearing the blue enamel legend ALBERT, and pierced crown surmount, the reverse engraved 'To Lady Macdonald, in remembrance to the best and greatest of Princes from his broken hearted widow VICTORIA R DEC 1861.', suspending a pearl drop, the gold cusp with pique enamel decoration, please note that the pearl has not been tested for natural origin


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    Post Lot Text

    Lady Bosville Macdonald held the office of Lady of the Bedchamber between 1855 - 1863