16th Sep, 2023 9:30 GMT/BST
A Pair of Moonstone and Pearl Drop Earrings
the circular moonstone plaques carved to depict faces, in yellow millegrain settings, suspending a baroque pearl, with hook fittings
Sold for £320
Estimated at £100 - £150
The earrings are in fair condition with slight pitting commensurate with age and use. They are stamped '9CT' and in our opinion would test as gold. The moonstone plaques measure 15.48mm diameter. Gross weight 6.9 grams. CR made 27.07.23.
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Auction: Jewellery, Watches & Silver, 16th Sep, 2023
Jewellery, Watches & Silver Sales bring together a wide a range of affordable period and modern jewellery, vintage and collectable watches, and silver from the 18th to 21st century.
Wednesday 13th - Friday 15th September 10am-4pm, and the morning of the sale from 8am
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