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    Sale 5893

    Jewels at South Kensington

    14 July 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 29

    A small group of gold objects

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    This lot is offered without a reserve

    A small group of gold objects
    Comprising: a late 19th century gold locket pendant of twin scarab design, circa 1880; an early 19th century gold oval snuff box with engraved Greek key and looped decoration, the lid with engraved flowerhead, the base with engraved monogram, the lid hinged in the middle opening to reveal twin compartments; and a gold vesta case, the front with rose-cut diamond ship on shaded green and blue enamel sea, circa 1900 (3)


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    Pre-Lot Text

    THE PROPERTY OF A NOBLEMAN