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    Victorian Diamond, Demantoid, Ruby, Pearl, Gold, Silver Brooch
    The brooch, designed as caduceus, features single and mine-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 0.60 carat, set in silver-topped gold, enhanced by round-cut demantoid garnets, accented by pearls, further accented by ruby cabochons, set in 18k yellow gold, completed by a pinstem and "c" catch on the reverse. The brooch is accompanied by its original, fitted box. Gross weight 6.80 grams.
    Dimensions: 2-1/8 inches x 1 inch


    Estimate: $7,000 - $9,000.

    Condition Report*: Diamond Average Color: G-H-I
    Diamond Average Clarity: I
    Diamond Shapes: Single Mine-cut
    Diamond Count: 26 - 50
    Gem Type: Demantoid Garnet, Ruby
    Gem Average Clarity: Fair
    Gem Shape: Round-cut, Cabochon
    Gem Count: 1 - 25
    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Pearl Type: Natural
    Pearl Surface: Smooth
    Pearl Shape: Near Round
    Pearl Color: White
    Pearl Luster: Good
    Pearl Count: 3
    Notes: Very unique piece. Reverse is engraved with a serial number 7866. Fitted box is marked, TO H.M. THE KING A. MARX & CO. JEWELLERS 121 REGENT ST. LONDON
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    Auction Dates
    December, 2008
    8th-10th Monday-Wednesday
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