A late Victorian gold mounted Tassie intaglio brooch, by Benzie of Cowes,
depicting the profile of a classical lady in brown glass to a rope border. 28 x 23mm, 8.18g,
together with a Continental gold oval lapis lazuli brooch,
with an applied fret motif similar to Meroitic script. 35 x 25mm, 12.07g,
and a painted miniature brooch,
depicting a lady in Elizabethan costume, beneath a glazed cover to an ornate silver and gold faced frame. 33 x 23, 6.29g (3)
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Sold for £420
Surface marks to the intaglio.
Scratches and marks consistent with its age.
Marks the pin, unidentified.
Some gemstones deficient - too small to test, possibly zircon.
Closed back settings.
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