A pair of 19th century reverse carved intaglio bird brooches (8)
Lot 58
A pair of 19th century reverse carved intaglio bird brooches (8)
Sold for £562 (US$ 944) inc. premium
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Jewellery Oxford
7 Feb 2012 11:00 GMT

Auction 19815
A pair of 19th century reverse carved intaglio bird brooches (8) A pair of 19th century reverse carved intaglio bird brooches (8)
Lot Details
A pair of 19th century reverse carved intaglio bird brooches
Painted in polychrome to depict a canary perched on a tree and a robin atop a fence, the gold collet mounts with ropetwist borders, to adapted Victorian fittings, with unassociated case, together with a ruby and diamond bar brooch, millegrain collet set with graduated oval mixed-cut rubies with rose-cut diamond points between, a blue enamel and half pearl locket brooch of circular form with engraved monogram to reverse, a 9ct gold portrait pendant, a gilt metal example, a seed pearl set memorial brooch, and a cultured pearl single stone ring, first brooch diameter 2.3cm. (8)
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