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Lot 235 of 470



Lot 234: A Belle Époque Natural Pearl and Diamond Brooch, circa 1900


Hammer Price
$7,500 CAN


The openwork design centering a natural pearl measuring 11.1 mm by 10.5 mm, amid scrolling floral and ribbon sash motifs set with old European-cut diamonds, mounted in platinum and 18k gold
With report 2175510885 dated 18 March 2016 from the Gemological Institute of America stating natural pearl, saltwater origin, no indications of treatment

Dimensions: height 42 mm, width 40 mm
Natural pearl: a medium cream colour, bright lustre, pink and green overtones, smooth surface, a very rare pearl
Diamonds: estimated total weight 2.70 carats, G-J colour, SI1-I1 clarity, one simulated diamond
Good general condition

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

June 2016 5,000 – 7,000
3,900 – 5,460
3,250 – 4,550