Lot 129: Antique Silver, Gold, Black Enamel, Diamond and Ruby Bird Brooch
October 19, 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Antique Silver, Gold, Black Enamel, Diamond and Ruby Bird Brooch
14 kt., the stylized bird with outspread black enamel wings, its head, wings and tail accented by small rose-cut diamonds, with small round cabochon ruby eyes, its body applied with scalloped black enamel, circa 1890, brooch fitting detachable, approximately 14.5 dwts.
Enamel: small drill hole on one panel of body, minor enamel loss.
Overall good condition. Brooch fitting detachable. Stamped 875 and 585, with hallmarks. 1 5/16 x 3 3/4 inches.
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