* A Collection of 18 Karat Yellow Gold and Malachite Cherub Figurines, intricately detailed, four of the figures playing musical instruments, the fifth with a bow and arrow, each resting on a graduated and beveled malachite base.
Estimate $ 1,500-2,500
Dimensions: The five square malachite bases measure approximately 1 1/8 inch x 1 1/8 inch wide x 1 inch in height and the five cherub figures measure approximately 1 to 1 1/4 inch in height x 3/4 to 1 inch wide.
Three of the cherubs contain round single cut diamonds set in their wings totaling approximately 0.45 carat total.
All stones present, no signs of repair to the metalwork, the polished gold sections show scattered superficial scratches at 10X magnification, the wirework elements are intact. The polished malachite bases show minor to moderate wear consisting of nicks and chips to the corners.
A Collection of 18 Karat Yellow Gold and Malachite Cherub Figurines,