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Lot 0579
An early 20th century 15ct gold sapphire and seed pearl brooch. Of openwork design, the circular-shape sapphire and seed pearl drop, suspended from a seed pearl ribbon surmount, with circular-shape sapphire highlights. AF. Length 3.4cms. Weight 7.9gms.


  • Overall condition fair to good. Some surface scratches/ wear, discolouration and minor dents in keeping with general age and wear.
  • Two seed pearls deficient.
  • Brooch with adaptions and alterations.
  • Seed pearls are a creamy white colour, with rose and greenish overtones, in good condition.
  • Without the aid of laboratory equipment, it has not been possible to determine if these seed pearls are from a fresh or saltwater source.
  • Sapphire are well matched, medium blue, in good condition with some abrasion and minor nibbles to the girdle and facet edges.

  • Stamped 15ct.
  • Width 6.8cms.
  • 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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    An early 20th century 15ct gold sapphire and seed pearl

    Estimate £100 - £150Apr 19, 2018
    Birmingham, UK
    Auction Curated By:
    Natalie Hutchings