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Lot 155: A Sapphire, Diamond and Gold Blackamoor Brooch, Nardi

 

Hammer Price
$9,000 CAN

 

Designed as a blackamoor with carved tortoiseshell head, chest containing a hidden compartment, the hinged cover decorated with a bezel-set heart-shaped sapphire weighing approximately 8.50 carats, and accented by round diamonds, mounted in 18k gold, with original box

- weight 43.0 g
- height 2 1/2 ins, width 1 5/8 ins
- sapphire measuring 13.20 x 10.60 x 6.18 mm, of a medium-dark tone of slightly violetish blue colour, moderately to noticeably included, it is Dupuis' opinion that there is no evidence of thermal enhancement
- diamonds total approx 1.40 cts, F-G colour, VS clarity
- good condition


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AUCTION ESTIMATE
Fall 2014 12,000 – 16,000
9,360 – 12,480
7,800 – 10,400
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