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Lot 0006
An early 20th century gem-set fox brooch. The carved labradorite fox head, with rose-cut diamond eyes, atop a tapered panel with split pearl terminals. Length 3.6cms. Weight 5.4gms.


  • Overall condition good. Minor surface scratches/wear in keeping with general age and wear.
  • Possible replacement split pearl.
  • Diamonds well matched.
  • Diamonds bright.

  • Estimated total diamond weight under 0.10ct.

  • Individual size and setting of rose-cut diamonds prevents accurate weight estimation and colour and clarity assessment.

  • Labradorite in good condition with minor abrasions and some dirt, small surface fracture to top of head.

  • Split pearls are a reamy white colour with rose and greenish overtones.
  • Split pearls in good to fair condition with some abrasions and nacre damage.
  • Length of fox head 1.5cms.
  • 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 gem-set fox brooch. The carved

    Estimate £200 - £300Aug 2, 2018
    Birmingham, UK
    Auction Curated By:
    Natalie Hutchings