Skip to main content
Go to accessibility options

    Description

    Victorian Diamond, Multi-Stone, Seed Pearl, Enamel, Gold, Silver Brooches

    The lot includes ten brooches: one crafted in silver; one with a micromosaic atop black onyx, set in silver with a 14k gold catch; one with freshwater and seed pearls, set in 14k gold; one with seed pearls, and black enamel applied on 14k gold; one with seed pearls, set in 14k gold; one with sapphires weighing a total of approximately 0.60 carat, and freshwater pearls, set in 14k gold; one with spinel, and seed pearls, set in 10k gold; one with a diamond weighing approximately 0.05 carat, and seed pearls, set in 14k gold; one with a diamond weighing approximately 0.07 carat, set in 10k gold; and one crafted in 14k gold. Gross weight 40.50 grams.


    Condition Report*: Diamonds:
    Avg Color: J-K-L
    Avg Clarity: SI
    Shape(s): European-cut
    Count: 1 - 25

    Colored Gems:
    Type(s): Hardstone, Black Onyx, Spinel, Sapphire
    Shape(s): Oval-shaped Tablet
    Count: 1 - 25
    Avg Quality: Good

    Pearls:
    Luster: Good
    Surface: Blemished
    Count: 161
    Size: 1.10 mm to 4.50 x 3.90 mm

    Overall Condition: Good
    Condition Notes: An interesting selection. Brooches range in size from 13/16 inch x 3/4 inch to 1-7/16 inches x 1-7/16 inches. All pieces are either marked or tested for gold content. Brooches are completed by a pinstem and catch, second brooch is missing the pinstem.
    *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
    November, 2016
    1st Tuesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 13
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 319

    Buyer's Premium per Lot:
    25% on the first $200,000 (minimum $19), plus 20% of any amount between $200,000 and $2,000,000, plus 12% of any amount over $2,000,000 per lot.

    Sold on Nov 1, 2016 for: Sign-in or Join (free & quick)
    Track Item