Natural pearl, Burmese ruby, synthetic ruby and diamond brooch, late 19th century. Estimation 12,000 — 18,000 GBP. Photo Sotheby’s.
Of scroll design, set with a larger oval ruby and smaller synthetic ruby, circular-cut and rose diamonds and suspending a natural pearl drop, later pin fitting, two small rose diamonds deficient.
Accompanied by SSEF report no. 73575, stating that the pearl was found to be natural, saltwater and the larger ruby was found to be natural, of Burmese origin, with no indication of heating.
Sotheby’s. Fine Jewels. Londres | 16 déc. 2014, 10:00 AM