Lot 400: Platinum, Diamond and Sapphire Brooch, Verdura
19 October 2016
New York, NY, USALive Auction
Platinum, Diamond and Sapphire Brooch, Verdura
The stylized bow highlighted by flared ribbons set with 89 old European, old-mine and single-cut diamonds approximately 6.50 cts., embellished by 39 rectangular, square and fancy-shaped sapphires approximately 17.00 cts., signed Verdura, circa 1935 to 1940, approximately 21 dwts.
Diamonds: H-I-J-VS-SI, several Imperfect, one stone chipped on crown facet.
Sapphires: deep vivid royal blue, well-matched, cleanish to slightly included, lively.
Good condition. Normal wear. Well-made. 1 3/4 x 2 1/2 inches.
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