An early 19th century oval micro-mosaic brooch
Lot 179
An early 19th century oval micro-mosaic brooch
Sold for £3,720 (US$ 5,779) inc. premium

Auction 16166: Jewellery
8 Jan 2008 11:00 GMT

Oxford
Lot Details
Jewellery.
An early 19th century oval micro-mosaic brooch
Depicting a recumbent spaniel, within goldstone and red and white spotted border, mounted in lapis lazuli, the surround modelled as a gold coiled serpent with textured and cross hatched scales, its tail in its mouth, and with diamond eye, together with a turquoise, garnet and pearl set pendant, first brooch length 4cm, width 3.2cm. (2)

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