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    Description

    Victorian Woven Hair, Mother-of-Pearl, Seed Pearl, Gold Mourning Brooch
    The seed pearls and locks of hair are set against mother-of-pearl, encased in 14k gold having a woven hair frame. Gross weight 6.90 grams.
    Dimensions: 1-3/8 inches x 1-1/8 inches


    Condition Report*: Colored Gems:
    Type(s): Mother-of-Pearl
    Shape(s): Carved
    Count: 1 - 25

    Pearls:
    Type: Seed
    Shape: Baroque
    Color: White
    Overtone: Rose
    Luster: Good
    Surface: Slightly Blemished
    Count: 3
    Size: 1.30 x 1.00 mm to 1.50 x 1.30 mm

    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Condition Notes: A mourning brooch with intricate detail. Gold tests as 14K. Completed by a pinstem and catch which appear to be lead soldered onto the back.
    *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
    October, 2016
    18th Tuesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 11
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 290

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