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    Sale 2064

    Christie's Interiors

    18 - 19 December 2008, New York, Rockefeller Plaza

  • Lot 322

    AN ANTIQUE DIAMOND AND PEARL SWORDFISH BROOCH

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    AN ANTIQUE DIAMOND AND PEARL SWORDFISH BROOCH
    The baroque mabé pearl body with old mine and old European-cut diamond fins, tail and head, accented by a cabochon ruby eye, mounted in silver-topped gold, 58 rose and old mine-cut diamond, weighing approximately 1.10 cts., total, H-I-J color, SI clarity, the pearl has a white bodycolor, surface blemishes, good luster, the over all condition is good, circa 1880, shows signs of normal wear


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    This lot is offered without reserve.
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