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A set of mid Victorian emerald, peridot and split pearl jewellery. The brooch designed as a shield, with vari-shape peridot and split pearl central raised panel, within a cannetille border, suspending a graduated series of tassel drops, together with a pair of similarly-designed emerald and split pearl earrings. Length of brooch 8cms. Length of earrings 6cms. Total weight 26.6gms. With fitted case.

Condition

  • Overall condition fair to good. Some surface scratches/ wear, discolouration and minor dents in keeping with general age and wear.
  • Brooch with hook surmount may be worn as a pendant.
  • Tassels with discolouration and blemishes.
  • Would recommend attention to all settings as some claws deficient/worn.
  • With some possible replacement stones.
  • Brooch with glazed panel reverse.
  • Peridot are a pale green, fairly well saturated, with fair clarity and typical inclusions, doubling of facets.

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

  • Emerald are a medium green, well saturated, with fair clarity and typical inclusions, possibly surface reaching.

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

  • The split pearls, in good condition, have not been tested for natural origin.
  • With fixed posts for pierced ears.

  • 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.

  • For any further questions you may have on this lot, please do not hesitate to contact Ben Randall at ben@fellows.co.uk

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    A set of mid Victorian emerald, peridot and split pearl

    Estimate £1,500 - £2,000Jan 18, 2018
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    Birmingham, UK
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    Emma Scriven
    Jewellery and Antique & Modern Jeweller