Sale 19JL03 | Lot 100

Antique Gold, Carved Agate, Baroque Pearl, Ruby, Emerald and Diamond Brooch

Catalogue: Fine Jewelry

Lot Details

Lot 100
Antique Gold, Carved Agate, Baroque Pearl, Ruby, Emerald and Diamond Brooch
One pearl ap. 11.0 x 12.0 mm., 10 pearls, old-mine & rose-cut diamonds, 2 cushion-shaped rubies, rectangular & fancy-shaped emeralds, reverse with glazed compartment containing hair, c. 1890, ap. 15 dwts. gross.


Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Sold for $1,500 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Center pearl: off-white with visible blue, green and rose orient, visible ripples, good luster.

Pearls: off-white to slightly creamy, several with faint greenish or rose orient, one with a faint seam around the pearl, one with a patch of peeling, medium luster.

Agate chipped at edge next to faint hairline crack, nice carving, good luster.

Emeralds: bright medium light green, slightly to moderately included, several chips at corners.

Rubies: medium pinkish-red to deep raspberry, slightly to moderately included, larger ruby very lively.

1 1/2 x 1 1/4 inches.


Any condition statement is given as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Doyle New York shall have no responsibility for any error or omission. The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging.

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Estimate: $1,000 - $1,500
Sold for $1,500 (includes buyer's premium)

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