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    Victorian Opal, Diamond, Silver-Topped Gold Brooch-Pendant
    Stones: Mine, European, and single-cut diamonds weighing a total of approximately 1.35 carats; opal cabochons
    Metal: Silver-topped 18k gold; 14k gold
    Theme: Starburst
    Gross Weight: 18.50 grams
    Diameter: 1-3/4 inches

    Estimate: $1,000 - up.

    Condition Report*: Diamonds:
    Avg Color: G-H-I
    Avg Clarity: SI
    Shape(s): Mine, European, Single
    Count: 26 - 50

    Colored Gems:
    Type(s): Opal
    Shape(s): Round Cabochon
    Count: 1 - 25
    Avg Quality: Good

    Silver-Topped Gold

    Overall Condition: Very Good
    Condition Notes: The starburst brooch is a common motif found in antique jewelry, particularly of the Victorian period. The brooch is unmarked, tests as silver-topped 18k. The safety chain and pin test as 14k. Note: this piece does not have a pinstem and catch. It is completed by a gold safety pin attached to a gold chain and hook on the reverse. The piece can be hooked on to the edge of clothing and pinned to the fabric. It could also be hooked to a necklace and worn as an enhancer-pendant.
    *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

    Proxy Bidding Ends
    21st Tuesday 6:50 pm CT
    Auction Dates
    21st Tuesday
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    This lot is in: 1 - Jewelry & Timepieces Session
    (Lots 73001-73153) - 7:00 PM Central Time, Tuesday, September 21, 2021.
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    Additional Location Info:
    Heritage Auctions
    2801 W. Airport Freeway
    Dallas, TX 75261

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