Jewellery, Watches and Objects of Vertu (26 March 2019)

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Date of Auction: 26th March 2019

Sold for £160

Estimate: £200 - £300

A small group of 19th century jewels, comprising an Austro-Hungarian citrine set earrings and brooch ensuite, a larger Austro-Hungarian garnet and enamel brooch, and a pair of Victorian cabochon garnet earrings, adapted with later fittings and cultured pearl drops, together with a pair of openwork drop earpendants, (formerly the upper section of the previous earpendants), now with cultured pearl surmounts, Austro-Hungarian earpendants length 74mm. £200-£300

Condition Report

The Austro-Hungarian pieces all have slightly crude mounts, as is typical, but no significant damage. The second and third pair of earrings were formerly one pair of Victorian earrings, later adapted into two pairs by the vendor.