Lot 31: An antique diamond and silver-topped corsage brooch, circa 1870
November 7, 2016
Philadelphia, PA, USALive Auction
An antique diamond and silver-topped corsage brooch
centering an old mine-cut diamond, weighing approximately 0.80 carat and accented throughout with old mine and single-cut diamonds; estimated total remaining diamond weight: 2.10 carats, brooch is further set with numerous rose-cut diamonds, with articulated flower and suspended section.
19.7 dwt.; Length: 4 in.
Property from a Kinnelon, New Jersey estate
Please note that all wear is consistent with age and use for all the above lots. The absence of a statement of surface or condition issues does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging
Please note that the all information provided such as weights, grades, color, clarity are approximate and the opinion of the jewelry department of Freeman's.
Overall condition: good
Central Diamond: old mine-cut
Carat(s): 0.80 total weight approximate
Accent Diamonds: old mine & old single-cut
Carat(s): 2.10 total weight approximate
Remaining Diamonds: rose-cut
Carat(s): not determined approximate
Stamped: European style mark (partially obscured)
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