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    Victorian Multi-Stone, Gold, Gold-Filled, Base Metal Pietra Dura Jewelry
    The lot includes: one brooch with an oval-shaped black onyx inlaid with carved hardstone, set in 14k gold (Dimensions: 2-1/4 inches x 1-15/16 inches); one brooch with an oval-shaped black onyx inlaid with carved hardstone, set in 18k gold (Dimensions: 1-3/4 inches x 1-3/8 inches); one brooch with a round-shaped black onyx inlaid with carved hardstone, set in base metal (Diameter: 1 inch); two pendants with oval-shaped black onyx inlaid with carved hardstone, set in 14k gold (Dimensions: 1-11/16 inches x 1 inch and 1-3/4 inches x 1 inch); and one pair of earrings with oval-shaped black onyx inlaid with carved hardstone, set in gold-filled metal (Dimensions: 1-11/16 inches x 3/4 inch). Gross weight 61.30 grams.
    *Note: earrings are designed for non-pierced ears


    Condition Report*: Colored Gems:
    Type(s): Black Onyx, Hardstone
    Shape(s): Oval-shaped Tablet, Round-shaped Tablet, Carved
    Count: 76 - 100

    Metals:
    Gold
    Yellow Metal

    Overall Condition: Good
    Condition Notes: Lovely pietra dura jewelry. First brooch is completed by a base metal pinstem, catch, and safety. Second brooch is completed by a 14k gold pinstem and catch. All brooches and pendants are tested for gold content. Earrings are marked 1/20 12K G.F., and are completed by screw backs. Second pendant is missing one inlaid hardstone.
    *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
    January, 2017
    3rd Tuesday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 12
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
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