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Ruby and diamond brooch, late 19th century

VAT applies to hammer price and buyer's premium

Estimate:

5,000

to
- 8,000 CHF

Property of a Lady

Ruby and diamond brooch, late 19th century

Ruby and diamond brooch, late 19th century

Estimate:

5,000

to
- 8,000 CHF

Lot sold:

32,760

CHF

Ruby and diamond brooch, late 19th century


Designed as a bird, set with circular-cut and rose diamonds, the tail and wings partially highlighted with step-cut rubies, few diamonds and rubies deficient.

Rubies purplish-red, strong saturation, with typical inclusions, abrasions, cavities. Diamonds estimated to weigh a total of approximately 7.00 - 9.00 carats, bright and lively. Evidence of age due to its period. Gross weight approximately 40 grams. Measuring approximately 85 x 45 x 70mm. Few diamonds and one ruby deficient.


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