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    Victorian Diamond, Seed Pearl, Gold Brooches
    The lot consists of three brooches: one centers a mine-cut diamond, enhanced by seed pearls, completed by a pinstem, "c" catch and removable safety chain (Dimensions: 1 inch x 1 inch); one features mine-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 0.50 carat, enhanced by seed pearls, completed by a pinstem, "c" catch and fold-down bail (Dimensions: 1 inch x 1 inch); together with one showcasing mine-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 1.25 carats, enhanced by black enamel, completed by a pinstem, catch and fold-down bail on the reverse (Dimensions: 2 inches x 1 inch); all set in 14k gold. Total diamond weight is approximately 1.80 carats. Gross weight 19.02 grams.

    Condition Report*: Diamond Average Color: G-H-I
    Diamond Average Clarity: SI
    Diamond Shapes: Mine-cut
    Diamond Count: 1 - 25
    Overall Condition: Good
    Pearl Type: Seed
    Pearl Surface: Slightly Blemished
    Pearl Shape: Half Pearl
    Pearl Color: Cream
    Pearl Luster: Good
    Pearl Count: 70
    Pearl Size: 1.00 - 2.00 mm
    Notes: First brooch is missing two seed pearls, and safety chain tests as 14k gold. Second brooch pinstem has been replaced and is not gold. Third brooch has a significant loss of enamel, engraved "Mrs Lear" on reverse, catch has been replaced.
    *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, 2012
    30th Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 4
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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