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    Diamond, Ruby, Sapphire, Platinum, Gold Brooch, Oscar Heyman Bros.
    The brooch features marquise-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 2.50 carats, enhanced by full-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 1.65 carats, further enhanced by marquise-cut sapphires weighing a total of approximately 2.50 carats, accented by marquise-cut rubies weighing a total of approximately 1.80 carats, complimented by ruby cabochons, set in platinum and 18k gold, reference # 72865. Gross weight 19.50 grams.
    Dimensions: 1-1/2 inches x 1-3/8 inches

    Condition Report*: Designer: Oscar Heyman Bros.
    Diamond Average Color: G-H-I
    Diamond Average Clarity: VS
    Diamond Shapes: Full-cut
    Diamond Count: 51 - 75
    Gem Type: Sapphire, Ruby
    Gem Average Clarity: Good
    Gem Shape: Marquise-cut
    Gem Count: 26 - 50
    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Notes: A magnificent and patriotic eagle brooch! Completed by a pinstem and catch on the reverse. Marked 72865, 18K PLAT. Ruby cabochons measure 1.40 mm in diameter. A scan of the original artwork accompanies the brooch.
    Oscar Heyman Bros.: The Heyman family emigrated from Russia to New York in 1906 where they launched Oscar Heyman & Brothers in 1912. The brothers were master platinumsmiths who utilized only the finest diamonds and colored gems. The firm manufactured and supplied jewelry for the most prestigious American jewelry houses of the 1930s. Oscar Heyman & Brothers continues to be a self-contained, family owned and operated business where the old world techniques of tool making, fine platinum and gold metalsmithing in the production of each piece.

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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December, 2015
    7th Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
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