Lot 1795: Post Medieval Georgian Jewelled Brooch
December 8, 2016
London, United KingdomLive Auction
Description: 18th century AD. A silver-gilt brooch comprising a standing angel with wings spread holding a discoid cell with sapphire cabochon above a rectangular panel with inset ruby; suspension loop and two lateral loops; lateral cells with ruby, pearl and sapphire cabochons, enamelled tendrils to the rear and teardrop dangle with a facetted aquamarine; pin and catch to the reverse; old silk-lined leather case. 57 grams total, brooch: 64mm (2 1/2"). Property of a Sussex lady; acquired before 1990.
Condition Report: Fine condition, some enamel chipped, angel loose.