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    Description

    Antique Agate Cameo, Diamond, Enamel, Gold Brooch, French
    Stones: Agate cameo; rose-cut diamonds
    Metal: 18k gold; enamel
    Theme: Bacchanalian
    Marked: French Hallmarks
    Gross Weight: 20.90 grams
    Dimensions: 2 inches x 1-1/2 inches


    Estimate: $2,000 - up.

    Condition Report*: Diamonds:
    Avg Color: J-K-L
    Avg Clarity: SI
    Shape(s): Rose
    Count: 1 - 25

    Colored Gems:
    Type(s): Agate
    Shape(s): Cameo
    Count: 1 - 25
    Avg Quality: Good

    Metals:
    Gold

    Overall Condition: Fair
    Condition Notes: The cameo features a Bacchus-type figure in profile with grape bundles and leaves in the hair, imagery which is repeated in the gold surround. Who wouldn't want to wear a brooch that evokes the power of the wine gods? Having a French eagle head hallmark on the pinstem. Completed by pinstem and C catch. Visible damage to the enameled grape leaves. Chips on reverse of cameo. Accompanied by an antique fitted box.
    *Heritage Auctions strongly encourages in-person inspection of items by the bidder. Statements by Heritage regarding the condition of objects are for guidance only and should not be relied upon as statements of fact, and do not constitute a representation, warranty, or assumption of liability by Heritage. All lots offered are sold "AS IS".

    Auction Info

    Bidding Begins Approx.
    September
    7th Tuesday
    Auction Dates
    September
    21st Tuesday
    Proxy Bidding Begins Approx.
    43 Days
    Internet/Mail Bids: N/A
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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    Auction Type
    Tuesday Internet Jewelry Auction: No Floor or Phone Bidding (Mail, Fax). Check the Time Remaining on individual lots for details. Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 7 days before the live session begins and continues through the session. Check the Time Remaining on individual lots for details. These auctions are presented only online.
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