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Two Gold and Garnet Brooches

Auction:
3284T
Lot:
1011
Sold for:
$800$650

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Auction:
Fine Jewelry - 3284T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
September 10, 2019 10:00AM

Description:

Two Gold and Garnet Brooches, a Victorian bow brooch, c. 1850, set with a crescent-shape cabochon, engraved accents; and a later example with pear-shape cabochon and burr motifs, reverse with compartment, lg. 2 1/4, 1 3/4 in.
Estimate $300-400

Bow acid tests for approx. 14kt. Brooch tests for lower karat gold, alterations.


Items may have wear and tear, imperfections, or the effects of aging. 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 shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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