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Lot 192: An Antique Natural Pearl and Diamond Brooch


Hammer Price
$6,000 CAN


Fashioned with tiered concentric circles centering a natural pearl measuring 8.7 mm, surrounded by old mine-cut diamonds and suspending a petite diamond-set bowknot pendant with a natural pearl drop measuring 14.0 mm by 12.4 mm, the bowknot pendant and the pearl drop each detachable, with later fittings, mounted in 18k gold, 19th century
With report 2171856300 dated 11 October 2016 from the Gemological Institute of America stating natural pearls, saltwater origin

Dimensions: height 59 mm; width 27 mm
Weight: 19.5 grams
Natural pearls: bottom is medium cream with bright lustre, top is light cream with soft lustre
Diamonds: total estimated weight 4.70 carats, H-J colour, VS-I1 clarity
Good overall condition, signs that the top section was at one time a clasp

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

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