Lot 176: PLATINUM AND DIAMOND BROOCH, Tiffany & Company
23 October 2016
Boston, MA, USALive Auction
PLATINUM AND DIAMOND BROOCH, Tiffany & Company
the bar brooch centering a bezel-set old European-cut diamond weighing approx. 1.00 cts. further set with various old European-cut diamonds; approx. 3.00 tcw.; signed; 5.44 dwts.; lg. 2 3/4 in.
Provenance: Ruth "Barbie" Bradlee Hall, Medford, Massachusetts; by descent to her daughter Mrs. F.C. "Pit" Dumaine, Jr., Weston, Massachusetts; by descent within the family.
Other Notes: Lots 174-182 are being sold to benefit The Jonathan Edward Brooking Memorial Fund for Mental Health Research at McLean Hospital in Belmont, MA. The fund was founded in 1985 by Mrs. F.C. "Pit" Dumaine, Jr. in memory of her grandson, Jonathan Edward Brooking. Since 2010, the fund has supported an annual research fellowship toward advancements in the mental health field.
overall good condition.