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Lot 16Gold, Orange Shell, Turquoise and Diamond Clip-Brooch, Verdura
18 kt., the large segmented, ribbed and noduled orange shell topped by 2 fancy-shaped polished gold panels embellished with 11 oval cabochon turquoise and 21 round diamonds, the shell spaced by wavy gold bands collet-set with 20 round and oval cabochon turquoise, spaced by 42 round diamonds, totaling approximately 2.20 cts., signed Verdura, chip on nodule. With signed box.

C The Estate of Barbara Wainscott

Sold for $22,500
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Shell: medium light orange at top, overall medium to medium deep orange overall, 1/2 of one drop-shaped segment chipped, good luster.

Turquoise: bright medium to medium deep turquoise blue, very good luster.

Diamonds: G-H-VS.

3 3/8 x 3 1/4 inches.

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