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    Antique Diamond, Seed Pearl, Enamel, Gold, Silver-Topped Gold Brooches
    Stones: Rose-cut diamonds
    Pearl: Seed pearls measuring 3.00 mm
    Metal: Silver-topped 14k gold; enamel
    Theme: Hair jewelry, crown, locket, Georgian
    Marked: "MV" diamond monogram
    Gross Weight: 9.40 grams
    Dimensions: 1-1/4 inches x 1 inch

    Stones: Mine-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 1.45 carats
    Metal: 14k gold; enamel
    Theme: Star, Mourning Jewelry
    Gross Weight: 13.90 grams
    Brooch Dimensions: 1-1/8 inches x 1-1/16 inches
    Chain Length: 4-1/2 inches
    Stickpin Dimensions: 2-1/2 inches x 1/4 inch

    Property of a Baltimore, Maryland Collector


    Condition Report*: Diamonds:
    Avg Color: J-K-L
    Avg Clarity: SI
    Shape(s): Rose, Old Mine
    Count: 26 - 50

    Pearls:

    Pearl: 1
    Type: Seed
    Shape: Round
    Color: White
    Overtone: Rose
    Luster: Good
    Surface: Smooth
    Count: 2
    Size: 3.00 mm


    Metals:
    Gold
    Silver-Topped Gold

    Overall Condition: Good
    Condition Notes: The Georgian "MV" monogram brooch is unmarked and tests as silver-topped 14k, diamonds fall in the J-K-L color range, tarnish to the metal, chips and cracks seen in the enamel, completed by pinstem and C catch on reverse, the reverse also has a compartment for hairwork that is covered by mineral crystal. The Victorian star-shaped brooch shows diamonds in the M+ color range, enamel in good condition, metal tests 14k, chain showing a dent, brooch is completed by pinstem and catch, also having a hook on reverse for the addition of a gem or pearl drop, minor tarnish to metal.
    *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

    Auction Dates
    September, 2021
    21st Tuesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 114

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