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A mid Victorian enamel and gem-set memorial brooch. The replacement oval blue chalcedony cabochon, within a split pearl surround, to the black enamel and scrolling foliate border. Personal engraving dated 1855. Length 5cms.
  • Overall condition fair to good. Some surface scratches/ wear, discolouration and minor dents in keeping with general age and wear.
  • Two split pearls deficient.
  • Base metal replacement fittings.
  • Chalcedony is a replacement, with white metal collet.
  • Split pearls fairly well matched.
  • Chalcedony is a medium blue hue, well saturated, with clarity and typical inclusions.

  • Stones in good condition with minor abrasions.

  • Personal insciption reads: Presented by G.F. & M.G., to F.G.G., in memory of her dear Father, who died Feb'y5th 1855, Aged 54.'
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    A mid Victorian enamel and gem-set memorial brooch. The

    Estimate £60 - £90Oct 31, 2016
    Augusta House
    19 Augusta Street
    Birmingham, B18 6JA
    United Kingdom
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