An 18th century topaz and paste brooch and a pair of earring (2)
Lot 10
An 18th century topaz and paste brooch and a pair of earring (2)
Sold for £3,840 (US$ 6,447) inc. premium
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An 18th century topaz and paste brooch and a pair of earring
The openwork lozenge-shaped plaque, circa 1770, of floral and foliate motifs, set throughout with mixed-cut pastes, centrally-set with a faceted yellow topaz in a foiled closed-back setting, suspending a similarly-set pear-shaped topaz drop, accompanied by an associated pair of earrings, earrings later converted, lengths: brooch 7.2cm., earrings 4.4cm. (2)
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