Auction Catalogue

1 December 2016

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Jewellery, Watches and Objects of Vertu

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Lot

№ 13

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1 December 2016

Estimate: £260–£300

A lilac jade brooch, the carved rectangular lilac jade panel inset with four small collet set brilliant-cut diamond highlights, the whole to plain collet setting in 18ct yellow gold, hallmarked for Sheffield, 1991, with indistinct maker’s mark, (all jade untested for treatment or enhancement), brooch length 27mm. £260-300

The jade is lilac in colour with slight mottling, the carving is quite shallow and the surface shows some wear. The four diamonds are approximately 0.015 carats each and are quite bright. The mount shows light surface wear only, the full hallmark to the reverse is crisp and there is also a partial hallmark to the pin of the brooch fitting. The brooch measures 27 x 18mm. Gross weight is 7gm.