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    Diamond, Ruby, Gold Brooch, Rosenthal
    The bee brooch features full-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 1.75 carats, enhanced by round-cut ruby eyes, set in 18k gold, marked HR for Herbert Rosenthal. Gross weight 12.00 grams.
    Dimensions: 1 inch x 1-3/8 inches


    Property of a St. Louis Lady


    Condition Report*: Diamonds:
    Avg Color: G-H-I
    Avg Clarity: VS
    Shape(s): full-cut
    Count: 1 - 25

    Colored Gems:
    Type(s): Ruby
    Shape(s): Round
    Count: 1 - 25
    Avg Quality: Good

    Metals:
    Gold

    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Condition Notes: A charming little bee brooch. Marked HR 18K. Completed by a pinstem and catch on the reverse.
    Herbert Rosenthal: Herbert Rosenthal was a New York-based designer best known for his bee brooches, which are now valuable collectors’ items. At one time, he was the exclusive bee brooch designer for Tiffany & Co., and he became well known for his superior craftsmanship for this particular niche in the industry.

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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    October, 2018
    1st Monday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 4
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