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    Sale 1368

    Jewels : The Geneva Sale

    13 May 2009, Geneva

  • Lot 175

    AN ANTIQUE DIAMOND BROOCH CLASP

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    AN ANTIQUE DIAMOND BROOCH CLASP
    Of openwork design, the lozenge-shaped plaque set throughout with cushion-shaped diamonds, centering upon a pear-shaped diamond quatrefoil motif, with diamond foliate terminals, mounted in silver and gold, circa 1890, 6.0 cm long, with pendent hoop and detachable brooch fittings, to the later three row cultured pearl choker, the pearls measuring from 10.1 to 9.9 mm, 33.0 cm long (2)


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    From the collection of H.R.H The Princess Mary, thence to the former Countess of Harewood, Mrs Jeremy Thorpe, C.B.E.

    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A LADY OF TITLE