09 juin 2009

An antique natural pearl, diamond and enamel brooch

An antique natural pearl, diamond and enamel brooch The bouton-shaped pearl weighing 28.87 carats within an old-cut diamond flowerhead surround to the diamond-set foliage and entwined enamelled serpents, one holding a drop-shaped pearl weighing 24.85 carats, circa 1890, 11.0 cm long, with French assay mark and maker's mark, in fitted case. Estimate £25,000 - £35,000 ($39,575 - $55,405) Accompanied by report Nos. 52118 and 52119 dated 27 August 2008 from the Swiss Gemmological Institute (SSEF) stating that the pearls were found... [Lire la suite]
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