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    Antique Celtic Revival Garnet, Diamond, Gold Pendant-Brooch, Scottish
    The brooch features a garnet cabochon, accented by rose-cut diamonds, set in 15k gold; the reverse inscribed Kildonan 1869/R. Naughten/Inverness/From Celtic Brooch/Cadboll 1869, with British registry marks. Gross weight 20.60 grams.
    Dimensions: 1-3/4 inches x 1-3/4 inches

    *Note: The brooch design is based on the quatrefoil extremities of the penannular Cadboll brooch, 8th - 9th century, pictured and described in Scottish Gold and Silver Work, by Ian Finlay, p. 15, plate 6.


    Condition Report*: Diamond Average Color: J-K-L
    Diamond Average Clarity: SI
    Diamond Shapes: Rose-cut
    Diamond Count: 1 - 25
    Gem Type: Garnet
    Gem Average Clarity: Fine
    Gem Shape: Round-shaped Cabochon
    Gem Count: 1 - 25
    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Notes: A beautiful example of rare Celtic Revival jewelry.
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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2012
    3rd Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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