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Lot 40: Three Victorian Tested 14-Karat Yellow-Gold Brooches

Capital Collections Estate Auction

by Weschler's

December 9, 2016

Washington, DC, USA

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Description: Three Victorian Tested 14-Karat Yellow-Gold Brooches
The first, Circa 1853, a large tested 14-karat yellow-gold, black enamel and diamond mourning brooch having a scrolling yellow-gold foliate border centering a trellising floral and vine motif set with rose-cut diamonds (one missing), verso inscribed In Memory of/Ann Bean 26 June 1853 with a braided hair locket; the second, last half 19th Century, the yellow-gold mount having black and white enamel, verso with locket; and the third, last quarter 19th Century, having a tested 14-karat yellow-gold foliage border centering a pietra dura plaque of a red and white rose.
Gross weight of first: 23.7 dwt.
Gross weight of second: 7.3 dwt.
Gross weight of third: 5.4 dwt.
Length of largest: 2-1/2 in (6.4 cm)
Property of a Maryland Collector

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