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    Early Victorian Diamond, Silver-Topped Gold Brooch-Hairpin
    The convertible crescent brooch features European-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 2.70 carts, accented by rose-cut diamonds, set in silver-topped gold. The total carat weight of the diamonds is approximately 2.75 carats. The brooch is accompanied by a hairpin frame that can be screwed onto the backside of the brooch. Gross weight 12.20 grams.
    Brooch Dimensions: 1-1/2 inch x 1-1/4 inch
    Hairpin Length: 3-1/4 inches

    Condition Report*: Diamond Average Color: G-H-I
    Diamond Average Clarity: SI
    Diamond Shapes: European-cut, Rose-cut
    Diamond Count: 26 - 50
    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Notes: Simply stunning brooch-hair pin. This is a style that was popularized in the Georgian and Victorian periods, and was worn either among the curls of the lady's hair or on an elegant evening gowns. It can once more sparkle and shine as you give new life to this beautiful treasure from days gone by.
    *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
    April, 2013
    29th Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 6
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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