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Lot 325: An Antique Emerald and Diamond Brooch, circa 1850


Hammer Price
$16,000 CAN


The tiered bombé form centering an emerald-cut emerald weighing approximately 5.60 carats, and decorated with floral and swirl motifs set with old mine-cut diamonds weighing approximately 8.65 carats, mounted in silver and gold

Dimensions: 32 x 32 mm
Weight: 10.6 grams
Emerald: 12.30 x 10.25 x 6.55 mm, of a medium tone of intense green, good clarity, it is Dupuis' opinion that the origin is Colombia
Diamonds: H-K colour, VS1 to I1 clarity
In good condition with alteration at the back to add a removable pin and latch; according to the consignor was originally part of a tiara

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

November 2016 12,000 – 16,000
9,360 – 12,480
7,800 – 10,400