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Lot 0390
A mid Victorian gold, diamond and gem-set sentimental brooch. The rose-cut diamond overlapping hearts and bow motif, atop a rock crystal dome locket, with split pearl surround. Diameter 2.3cms. Weight 6.5gms.

Condition

  • Overall condition good. Some surface scratches/ wear, discolouration and minor dents in keeping with general age and wear.
  • Replacement brooch fittings.
  • Moderate wear to some mounts.
  • Diamonds relatively bright, well matched. Diamonds presumed foil back, discolouration to the fittings.
  • Estimated total diamond weight under 0.10ct.

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

  • Nicks to rock crystal.
  • The split pearls are fairly well matched with a light cream to silvery grey hue and green and rose overtones. Minor to moderate wear.
  • Some dirt to some pearls.
  • 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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    • 28%

    A mid Victorian gold, diamond and gem-set sentimental

    Estimate £300 - £500Jan 18, 2018
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    Birmingham, UK
    Auction Curated By:
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    Emma Scriven
    Jewellery and Antique & Modern Jeweller