Sale 20JL01 | Lot 812

Antique Silver, Gold, Sapphire and Diamond Brooch, Wordley, Allsopp & Bliss

Catalogue: Fine Jewelry

Lot Details

Lot 812
Antique Silver, Gold, Sapphire and Diamond Brooch, Wordley, Allsopp & Bliss
18 kt., one oval sapphire ap. 8.70 cts., 8 old-mine cut diamonds ap. 2.00 cts., signed WAB, with maker's mark.

With AGL report no. 1101921, Ceylon (Sri Lanka) origin, no evidence of heat or clarity enhancement.

Founded in 1907, Wordley, Allsopp & Bliss was a jewelry manufacturing firm in Newark, New Jersey, known for producing many pieces for retailers, including Tiffany & Co. They were purchased by Krementz & Co. in 1956.


Estimate: $15,000 - $20,000
Sold for $21,250 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Sapphire: bright vivid blue, moderately included, slightly visible to eye, several minor nicks/abrasions on table edge, lively.
With AGL report, Ceylon origin, no evidence of heat or clarity enhancement.

Diamonds: I-J-K-L-VS, mostly SI.

1 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: $15,000 - $20,000
Sold for $21,250 (includes buyer's premium)

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Fine Jewelry

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