A Victorian hand painted diamond set memorial brooch,
with a central hand painted glazed oval plaque, painted en grisaille, depicting a fairy and artist's pallet, painting flowers. A border of rose cut diamonds, claw set in silver, with a gold bezel and backed in gold, with a hand engraved inscription 'Sybil 16th March 1899'. Tested as approximately 9ct, 15ct gold and silver. 24.70 x 19.80mm, 6.57g
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Sold for £400
Tarnished - the back is a noticeably higher carat.
Loose and occasionally drops out - requires adjustment.
Soft solder at brooch fittings.
A later conversion.
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Auction: Fine Jewellery and Watches - Live Online, Tue, 27th Jul 2021
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