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The Pre Holiday Jewels & Collectibles Sale

Thu, Dec 14, 2023 12:00PM EST
Lot 71

Germany 1920 Art Deco Carved Carnelian Buddha Brooch In Sterling Silver With Marcasite

Estimate: $900 - $1,125

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Exceptional classic piece, created in Germany during the art deco period, back in the 1920. This brooch was carefully crafted in solid .925/.999 sterling silver and mount with a seated enthroned Buddha carved from carnelian. Fitted with a hinged vertical bar and a mechanical safety lock. Carnelian: Mounted with 2 pieces, carved from natural translucent carnelian. One is a trillion faceted cut and the other, is carved with the image of seated Buddha. Marcasites: Accented in a flush setting, with 11 faceted cut of marcasites. Weight: 6.75 Grams, (4.33 Dwt). Measurements: 58 mm by 15 mm by 5 mm (2.28 x 0.59 x 0.20 Inches). Hallmarks: Stamped with the maker's mark, the mark for the assay of the silver and signed, "STERLING GERMANY".


Very good conditions. Upon Request, Auction House may provide an appraisal. This will carry an additional cost. Appraisals are made by our in house GIA certified Gemologist.

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