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Antique Gem-set Butterfly Brooch, France

Auction:
2515B
Lot:
672
Sold for:
$3,674$3,100

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Auction:
Fine Jewelry - 2515B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 14, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Antique Gem-set Butterfly Brooch, France, bead and bezel-set with old mine and old single-cut diamonds, cabochon rubies, and circular and cushion-cut sapphires, 2 x 2 15/16 in., silver-topped 18kt gold mount, French guarantee stamp, (detachable pinstem).
Estimate $3,000-5,000

c. 1910-1920. Typical inclusions and facet wear to colored stones, mainly clean without evident problems.

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France, Cabochon, Diamond, Gemstones, Ruby, Sapphire

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