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Lot 0103
A late Victorian gold tiger's-eye and diamond brooch. The oval tiger's-eye cabochon, with old-cut diamond line sides and cannetille accents. Estimated total diamond weight 0.20ct. Length 4.3cms. Weight 5.1gms.


  • Overall condition fair to good. Some surface scratches/ wear, discolouration and minor dents in keeping with general age and wear.
  • Wear to the mounts, possible replacement gems.
  • Some small dents and wear holes to the beads.
  • Small acid discolouration.
  • Diamonds fairly bright and well matched.
  • Individual size and setting of diamonds prevents accurate colour and clarity assessment.

  • Varied inclusions.
  • Tiger's-eye shows a good central lighter reflective line. Chips and frits to one side.
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  • 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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    A late Victorian gold tiger's-eye and diamond brooch.

    Estimate £90 - £140Oct 5, 2017
    Birmingham, UK
    Auction Curated By:
    Emma Scriven
    Jewellery and Antique & Modern Jeweller