Lot 280: Victorian Gold Filled Bohemian Garnet Collection
December 2, 2016
Hillsborough, NC, USALive Auction
to include a suite featuring a necklace set with cabochon almandite garnets in a floral motif and suspending five graduated drops set with pear form cabochon almandite garnets, terminating in a box clasp (17 in,; drop 1.5 in.) and earrings en suite in a star burst motif suspending a single pear form cabochon drop and completed with posts and push back findings (1.5 in.); a necklace centered with foil backed oval faceted garnets completed with link chain and integrated clasp (20 in.); brooch set with foil back round faceted garnets and accented with seed pearls (1 in.).
Condition Report: Good estate condition; garnets with some abrading and minor chips.