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Lot 150.01: [Addendum] An Antique Diamond and Emerald Brooch, circa 1890

 

Hammer Price
$16,000 CAN

 

The semi-circular form decorated with old-cut diamonds, centering an emerald-cut emerald weighing approximately 2.30 carats, amid a pierced stylised collar and jabot tail suspending an old-cut pear-shaped diamond weighing approximately 1.70 carats, mounted in platinum, silver and 18k gold, with Austro-Hungarian assay marks for Vienna

- weight 15.8 g
- width 1 1/2 ins, height 2 1/8 ins
- 1 emerald measuring 9.1 x 6.6 x 4.9 mm, of a medium dark tone of bright green colour, moderately included, it is Dupuis' opinion that the country of origin is Colombia
- 1 pear-shaped diamond measuring 9.1 x 7.17 x 4.1 mm, approx 1.70 ct, of H-I colour, VS2 clarity
- 1 old European-cut diamond approx 0.85 ct, of G-H colour, SI1 clarity
- 115 old European and old mine-cut diamonds total approx 6.50 cts, of G-I colours, VS-I1 clarities
- in overall very good condition with the pin at the back in need of a minor repair


Condition reports are provided as a courtesy to clients and are a qualified subjective opinion only. All items are sold ‘as is’.

AUCTION ESTIMATE
June 2013 12,000 – 15,000
9,360 – 11,700
7,800 – 9,750
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