mid-19th century, Italian, brooch and double pierced earrings, all three pieces with fine mosaics of doves, butterflies and floral motifs, 14 kt. yellow gold (tested) mounts, brooch 72 mm. length, joined earrings, 57 mm., separate 24.5 mm and 28.3 mm., cross key marks verso for Vatican Workshop, in fitted velvet case, partial label, "Bailey and Co.", mosaics in good condition, tarnish to mounts, wear to fitted case; possibly missing elements to each side of dove earrings, lower pair of earrings may have been pendants to top pair. Provenance: Estate of Jane D. Alexander, Maggie Valley, North Carolina;
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mosaics in good condition, tarnish to mounts, wear to fitted case; possibly missing elements to each side of dove earrings, lower pair of earrings may have been pendants to top pair