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Platinum, Emerald Intaglio, Sapphire, and Diamond Brooch

Auction:
2641B
Lot:
552
Sold for:
$50,400$42,000

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Auction:
Fine Jewelry - 2641B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
March 12, 2013 10:00AM

Description:

Platinum, Emerald Intaglio, Sapphire, and Diamond Brooch, set with an emerald intaglio depicting a family crest measuring approx. 12.70 x 11.10 x 2.80 mm, flanked by cabochon sapphires measuring approx. 10.10 x 10.00 x 6.32 and 10.10 x 10.00 x 6.43 mm, weighing approx. 6.88 and 6.99 cts., further set with old mine- and rose-cut diamonds, approx. total diamond wt. 3.50 cts., lg. 1 7/8 in.

Note: Accompanied by AGL report no. CS 52783, dated December 18, 2012, stating that the sapphires are of Burma origin, with no evidence of heat.
Estimate $18,000-22,000


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

Myanmar, Crystallography, Gemstones, Intaglio, Matter, Optical materials, Oxide minerals, Sapphire, Superhard materials, Transparent materials

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