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    Sale 5891

    Jewels at South Kensington

    14 May 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 18

    Two gem novelty brooches

    Price Realised  


    Two gem novelty brooches
    One modelled as two two birds on a branch, each with shaped cabochon bead body and plain polished bead head with ruby eye accents, the branch with sapphire and diamond bud detail; the second modelled as two cats, each with turquoise single stone body and head and ruby eyes, French marks (2)

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    No VAT will be charged on the hammer price, but VAT at 15% will be added to the buyer's premium which is invoiced on a VAT inclusive basis.
    Items which contain rubies or jadeite originating in Burma (Myanmar) may not be imported into the U.S. Please be advised that a purchasers inability to import any such item into the U.S. or any other country shall not constitute grounds for non-payment or cancellation of the sale. With respect to items that contain any other types of gemstones originating in Burma (e.g., sapphires), such items may be imported into the U.S., provided that the gemstones have been mounted or incorporated into jewellery outside of Burma and provided that the setting is not of a temporary nature (e.g., a string).