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Lot 0286
Includes many Victorian hair brooches some with seed pearl and garnet surrounds; "In Memory Of" brooches; enamel decorated items onyx etc. Of particular interest one brooch inscribed In Memory of My Dear Sister; and second brooch in box with handwritten note, "Belonged to Dora Ann (Robbins) Drake - born 1840 - sister of great grand father (of Frances (Nylen) Chamber) Charles Warren Robbins". Total of 28 pieces. From an extensive City Island, NY collection.


One brooch with crack to glass front; one brooch with breaks verso and many areas of resoldering; many with names and dates inscribed verso.

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JEWELRY. Victorian Mourning Jewelry.

Estimate $600 - $800Nov 6, 2016