Description

    Diamond, Ruby, Silver-Topped Gold Brooch
    The insect brooch features a pear-shaped rose-cut diamond, enhanced by rose-cut diamonds, accented by round-cut rubies, set in silver-topped 18k gold. Gross weight 14.47 grams.
    Dimensions: 1-3/8 inches x 1-5/8 inches


    Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000.

    Condition Report*:

    Diamonds:
    Avg Color: J-K-L
    Avg Clarity: SI
    Shape(s): Pear-shaped Rose-cut, Rose-cut
    Count: 51 - 75

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

    Metals:
    Silver-Topped Gold

    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Condition Notes: Unable to measure the depth of the central diamond due to the closed back setting. Completed by a pinstem and catch. Metal tests as silver and 18k gold. A couple of the diamonds have minor chips.

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    Auction Info

    Proxy Bidding Ends
    September
    25th Monday 2:50 pm CT
    Auction Dates
    September
    25th Monday
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    1 Day 20h 13m 2s
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    This lot is in: 2 - Signature® Internet Session - No Floor or Phone Bidding (Mail, Fax, Internet, and Heritage Live):
    (Lots 55394-56328) - 3:00 PM Central Time, Monday, September 25, 2017.
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    Additional Location Info:
    Heritage Auctions - Beverly Hills
    9478 West Olympic Blvd., 1st Floor
    Beverly Hills, CA 90212

    Opening Bid:
    $1,000
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