Sat, Mar 14, 2015 09:00AM EDT - Sun, Mar 15, 2015 09:00AM EDT
vintage three-dimensional turtle-shaped brooch set with 23 round-faceted emeralds, estimated combined weight 1.38 cts., and two 2 mm. round cabochon gemstone "eyes" (probably synthetic), yellow gold mount tests approximately 18 kt., 37 x 24.6 mm, 12.5 grams gross weight, evidence of repair on reverse, tarnish, light grime. Provenance: Private Collection;
Brunk Auctions makes no warranty or guarantee whatsoever regarding the jewelry, its colored stones, diamonds, other gem materials, or metals, or as to their status as natural, treated, “earth mined”, manmade or other. Appraisals, descriptions, photographs, are offered as a service and are not intended to be a complete analysis of the qualities and conditions of the jewelry. All identifiations, information, weights, quality, cut, value and other estimates, are opinions, limited by examination and grading the mountings, the condition and cleanliness of the items. All gems, colored stones, diamonds, “cultured or natural pearls, fresh water, south sea, Tahitian pearls”, and other materials used in jewelry, may be enhanced by a variety of treatments. Brunk Auctions makes no warranties or guaranties that any clock or watch is in working order.
evidence of repair on reverse, tarnish, light grime