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    Diamond, Emerald, Gold Brooch, Georg Jensen & Wendel A/S
    The brooch features full-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 1.00 carat, enhanced by round-shaped emeralds weighing a total of approximately 0.45 carat, set in 18k gold, stamped GJ&W for Georg Jensen & Wendel A/S, circa 1950. Gross weight 24.50 grams.
    Dimensions: 2 inches x 2 inches

    Property of a Philadelphia Collector

    Note: Antique and vintage gold jewelry by Georg Jensen is relatively rare. Almost all jewelry made by the firm is designed in silver and semi-precious stones. This particular brooch, as well as the following lot, bears the stamp GJ&W, for Georg Jensen & Wendel A/S, a mark used from 1945 to 1951 to denote items that were sold in the Copenhagen salon.

    Condition Report*: Designer: Georg Jensen & Wendel A/S
    Diamond Average Color: G-H-I
    Diamond Average Clarity: VS
    Diamond Shapes: Full-cut
    Diamond Count: 1 - 25
    Gem Type: Emerald
    Gem Average Clarity: Good
    Gem Shape: Round-shaped
    Gem Count: 1 - 25
    Overall Condition: Excellent
    Notes: A rare example of Jensen gold jewelry from the late 1940's to the early 1950's. Comes with signed box.
    Georg Jensen & Wendel A/S: mark used 1945-1951 on items retailed in Copenhagen

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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2012
    3rd Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 1
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