16th Sep, 2023 9:30 GMT/BST

Jewellery, Watches & Silver

 
  Lot 2037
 

2037

A Diamond, Amethyst, Green Garnet and Enamel Scots Guards Regimental Brooch
the central thistle motif comprising of a fancy cut amethyst and vari-shaped green garnets, within a green enamelled border inscribed 'NEMO ME IMPUNE LACESSIT', to a white eight-cut diamond pavé set St Andrew's saltire, spaced with rays, total estimated diamond weight 1.00 carat approximately
measures 2.9cm by 2.9cm

Sold for £950
Estimated at £400 - £600


 

The brooch is in good condition, however there is damage to the green garnets. It fastens with a pin and revolver catch and features a safety chain. It bears no hallmark nor stamp but in our opinion would test as gold. The approximate qualities of the diamonds are; colour I/J/K, clarity SI1/SI2/I1. Gross weight 8.0 grams. CR made 25.07.23.

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Regarding Pictures, Prints and Works on Paper, works are not examined out of the frame, unless specifically stated. Tennants Auctioneers do not cover damage to gilded wood or plaster picture frames, or to picture frame glass whilst the item is in our possession.

We accept no liability for the opinions expressed in any Condition Report.

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.

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