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Lot 1059Antique Gold, Shell and Split Pearl Moth Brooch
2 shells ap. 27 x 24 mm., 2 small split pearls, c. 1870, ap. 9 dwts.

Sold for $693
Estimate $300-500

Tests for 14 kt.

Shells: pearly white with pinkish hue, good luster.

Detailed gold work.
Some tarnish on bar fitting for pin fitting.

2 3/16 x 1 7/16 inches.

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