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Lot 0419
An early 20th century continental brooch. Depicting a lady painting a tree with the inscription, 'il ne vient pas', within a split pearl scalloped surround and glazed panel reverse. Diameter 3.2cms. Weight 10.2gms.


  • Overall condition fair to good. Some surface scratches/ wear, discolouration and minor dents in keeping with general age and wear.
  • Painting in fair condition with some wear and abrasion.
  • Brooch pin in good condition and fastens correctly.
  • Inscription translates as,'he is not coming'.
  • The split pearls have not been tested for natural origin and are not accompanied by a certificate.
  • 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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    An early 20th century continental brooch. Depicting a

    Estimate £80 - £120Oct 5, 2017
    Birmingham, UK
    Auction Curated By:
    Emma Scriven
    Jewellery and Antique & Modern Jeweller