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    Victorian Seed Pearl, Enamel, Gold, Gold-Filled Mourning Bracelets
    Pearl: Seed pearls measuring 1.50 mm - 2.50 mm
    Metal: 18k gold; 10k gold; gold-filled
    Theme: Buckle, flower, lily of the valley
    Gross Weight: 153.00 grams
    Buckle Bracelet Dimensions: 6-1/4 inches x 1-1/16 inches
    Thin Bracelet Dimensions: 6 inches x 1/4 inch
    Medium-Sized Bracelet Dimensions: 6 inches x 1/2 inch
    Lily of the Valley Bracelet Dimensions: 6-1/2 inches x 3/4 inch

    Property of a Baltimore, Maryland Estate


    Estimate: $1,000 - up.

    Condition Report*: Pearls:

    Pearl: 1
    Type: Seed
    Shape: Half Pearl
    Color: White
    Overtone: Rose
    Luster: Good
    Surface: Slightly Blemished
    Count: 34
    Size: 1.50 - 2.50 mm


    Metals:
    Gold
    Yellow Metal

    Overall Condition: Good
    Condition Notes: The lot is comprised of five hinged bangles, four featuring taille d'epargné enamel. The matching pair of buckle motif bracelets would have been a wedding gift. Too bad the original fitted box is no longer present; each is hand engraved, "M Andre." Metal tests as gold-filled. Minor chips to the enamel, but overall in good condition considering the age of the pieces. The thinnest bracelet tests 18k, having a gorgeous interweaving tracery motif that centers a flower. The medium-sized bracelet tests 10k and displays scrolling motifs against a textured background. The black enamel bracelet displays lilies of the valley set with seed pearls, minor chips to the enamel, metal tests gold-filled; personalized engraving reads, Rowena Lee.
    *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
    September
    21st Tuesday 6:50 pm CT
    Auction Dates
    September
    21st Tuesday
    Proxy Bidding Time Remaining
    2 Days 19h 40m 56s
    Internet/Mail Bids: 7
    Lot Tracking Activity: 34
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    This lot is in: 1 - Jewelry & Timepieces Session
    (Lots 73001-73153) - 7:00 PM Central Time, Tuesday, September 21, 2021.
    (Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 7 days before the live session begins and continues through the session.)

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    Additional Location Info:
    Heritage Auctions
    2801 W. Airport Freeway
    Dallas, TX 75261



    Current Bid:
    $975
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