Lot 5
  • 5

NATURAL PEARL AND DIAMOND BROOCH, CIRCA 1910

Estimate
4,000 - 6,000 GBP
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Description

  • pearl, diamond, gold
Of pierced design, centring a button shaped natural pearl measuring approximately 10.2 x 10.4 x 7.0mm, millegrain-set with circular-cut and rose diamonds, brooch fitting detachable.

Condition

Accompanied by GPL, report no. 12611, stating that the pearl is natural blister pearl, saltwater. Measuring approximately 10.2 - 10.4 x7.0mm. Pearl off-round shape, white body colour and yellowish overtone, ringing, pitting and typical growth imperfections, some light loss to nacre. Diamonds bright and lively. Scratches to metal surfaces. Solder visible to edge of brooch fitting to reveres. Brooch fitting closes securely. Length approximately 60mm. Overall condition good.
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Catalogue Note

Accompanied by a gemmological report.