Lot 49 (Jewellery and Silver, 11th July 2017)
A late Victorian sapphire and diamond lobed cluster brooch/pendant, c.1890,
an oval mixed cut sapphire, milligrain set and surrounded by old European cut diamonds, all in milligrain settings with blade edge bars to an old European cut diamond at the, quarter points. A quatrefoil crescent frame to each, grain set with graduated Swiss cut and rose cut diamonds, with quatrefoil diamond clusters between. A detachable diamond set bale and detachable brooch fitting, all set in silver and backed in, gold. 45 x 29mm (including bale), 9.00g
Sold for £2,700
Sapphire assessed as vB 5/4
Replacement roller catch.
All diamonds bright and lively, most VS range, G,H,I well made, no damage, x4 principle diamonds estimated as approximately 0.36ct each.