A fine early 20th Century ruby, emerald and diamond thistle brooch

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Lot 277
A fine early 20th Century ruby, emerald and diamond thistle brooch

Sold for £ 3,600 (US$ 4,500) inc. premium

The Scottish Sale

27 Aug 2008, 11:00 BST

Edinburgh

A fine early 20th Century ruby, emerald and diamond thistle brooch
The stem and thistle head with a row of trapezoid-cut emeralds, with an old oval-cut diamond to the centre, the flower set with French-cut rubies, the leaves set with round brilliant-cut diamonds, mounted in two colour gold, the main diamond estimated to weigh approximately 0.31ct
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