Sale 19JL02 | Lot 20

Two-Color Gold, Enamel, Diamond and Cabochon Ruby Alligator Brooch

Catalogue: Important Jewelry
Two-Color Gold, Enamel, Diamond and Cabochon Ruby Alligator Brooch

Lot Details

Lot 20
Two-Color Gold, Enamel, Diamond and Cabochon Ruby Alligator Brooch
The crouched alligator with textured gold snapping mouth and tail pavé-set with 26 round diamonds approximately 1.25 cts., set in white gold, its roof applied with maroon enamel and body of green enamel scales, accented by ridges of scalloped gold, with one round cabochon ruby eye, minor enamel loss, approximately 26 dwts.


C Property of a Southern Lady

Estimate: $1,200 - $1,800
Sold for $2,375 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Diamonds: H-I-VS, several SI.

Patch of enamel loss on center of center panel of body.

One pin fitting missing of clip-brooch fitting.

3 1/4 x 1 1/4 inches.


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Estimate: $1,200 - $1,800
Sold for $2,375 (includes buyer's premium)

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