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    Coral, Diamond, Cultured Pearl, Gold Brooch, Peter Lindeman
    The brooch features carved coral putti measuring 41.00 x 46.00 x 28.50 mm, enhanced by full-cut diamonds weighing a total of 0.85 carat, accented by cultured pearls measuring 4.40 - 4.85 mm, set in 18k gold, maker's mark for Peter Lindeman. Gross weight 53.30 grams.
    Dimensions: 2-5/8 inches x 2 inches

    Property from the Private Collection of Peter Lindeman


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

    Condition Report*: Diamonds:
    Avg Color: G-H-I
    Avg Clarity: SI
    Shape(s): Full-cut
    Count: 1 - 25

    Colored Gems:
    Type(s): Coral
    Shape(s): Carved
    Count: 1 - 25

    Pearls:

    Pearl: 1
    Type: Akoya
    Shape: Round
    Color: White
    Overtone: Rose
    Luster: Fine
    Surface: Blemished
    Count: 15
    Size: 4.40 - 4.85


    Overall Condition: Good
    Condition Notes: The brooch is completed by a pinstem and catch. Marked 18k.
    Peter Lindeman: Award-winning designer Peter Lindeman's workshop has supplied pieces to retailers such as Tiffany & Co., Shreve, Crump & Lowe, as well as Bailey Banks & Biddle. Born in Berlin, Peter Lindeman grew up in Montevideo, Uruguay, apprenticing with a fine European firm. In 1947, at the age of 17, he immigrated to New York where he worked for several high-end jewelers. In 1955, he started designing his own jewelry and created his signature hallmark – a teardrop with an “L” – placed on the back of every piece. He was the first to travel with his collections on hand, thus initiating the “trunk show”. His popular designs are inspired by nature and often depict flowers and animals, and have also included rough-cut diamonds in combination with polished diamonds and gemstones. His designs have ended up in the collections of Elvis Presley and Chris Evert, as well as the permanent collection of the Boston Museum of Fine Art. The Zodiac Calendar pendant given to Elvis Presley points to Capricorn, the sign representing his January 8th birthday, which is shared with Lindeman.

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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    December
    8th Sunday
    Post-Auction Buys Period Ends
    1 Day 1h 34m
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