Lot 76: Antique Gold, Black Opal, Emerald and Sapphire Pin
October 19, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Antique Gold, Black Opal, Emerald and Sapphire Pin
Centering an oval opal approximately 11.00 cts., set within a stylized branch motif, tipped at each end by detailed flowers, accented by 6 round sapphires and 2 rectangular-cut emeralds, circa 1900, approximately 6.7 dwts.
Black opal: vivid red, blue and green play of color, crazed, some rock visible on reverse, good polish.
Sapphires: medium deep blue, moderately included, one stone below emerald chipped.
Emerald: bright medium green, big chip from table to edge, chip in table, lively.
13/16 x 1 1/2 inches.
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