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Two diamond and gem-set brooches. To include an early 20th century cultured pearl and diamond bar brooch and a composite split-pearl and blue paste brooch. Estimated total diamond weight 0.10ct. Length 4.4 and 5.4cms. Total weight 7.5gms.


  • Overall condition good to fair. Minor surface scratches/wear in keeping with general age and wear.

  • Composite brooch made from components of similar age.

  • Composite brooch with base metal pin and hinge applied with soft solder.

  • Diamonds well matched.

  • Diamonds bright.

  • Estimated total diamond weight under 0.10ct.

  • Individual size and setting of diamonds prevents accurate colour and clarity assessment.

  • Cultured pearl white, with pink overtones and fairly good lustre, some blemishes can be seen to the surface.

  • Split pearls discoloured with ingrained dirt to settings.

  • Blue paste bright blue, strongly saturated.

  • Stones in good to fair condition with some abrasion and minor nibbles to the girdle and facet edges.

  • Composite brooch stamped 15ct and 18ct to separate components.

  • Please see the Important Notices for Purchasers for coloured gemstones.

  • Condition reports are offered as a guide only and we highly recommend inspecting any lot to satisfy yourself as to its condition.

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    Two diamond and gem-set brooches. To include an early

    Estimate £80 - £120May 04, 2017
    Birmingham, UK