Sale 494 Lot 33A
* A Victorian Yellow Gold, Turquoise, Diamond and Enamel Brooch,
composed of a central plaque accented with translucent blue enamel over textured ground, the plaque surmounted with three silver topped gold foliate motifs containing rose cut diamonds, the undulated scrolling border containing eight oval cabochon cut turquoise measuring 7.30 x 5.30 mm, 12 old mine cut diamonds weighing approximately 3.88 carats total, and numerous rose cut diamonds.
Stamp: (Maker's mark ET).
Estimate $ 1,500-2,500
Property from the Estate of Betty Melaver, Savannah, Georgia
NOTE: The clasp portion of the brooch fittings has been replaced with a modern 14K clasp. The hinged pin stem appears original.
Diamond Characteristics (graded in setting)
Overall Condition: No obvious damage visible under 10X magnification