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Victorian diamond and ruby coursing Greyhound brooch

Click to see full size: Victorian diamond and ruby coursing Greyhound brooch- Victorian diamond and ruby coursing Greyhound brooch
     
 
     
 

Victorian diamond and ruby coursing Greyhound brooch

A Greyhound running at full stretch, silver set with old cut diamonds of various sizes, gold backed and natural cabochon cut ruby eye. The Greyhound’s legs, tail, upper and lower body with chased detail. Victorian, English, circa 1880. In later box when retailed during King George V reign by Garrard & Co in . The lid of the box reads “Garrard & Co Ltd Goldsmith, Jewellers & c TO THE KING By Special Appointment TO THE CROWN 24, ALBEMARLE ST., W.” The box imbossed in gold “Garrard”. SOLD


This is a sold item and has been left in the Public Domain for research purposes. Images are available for public use with an acknowledgement to www.hamsheregallery.com


 
 

Medium Group: Jewellery

Year: Unknown

 
 

Breed: Greyhound

Artist: Unknown, Other

 
 

 

 

 
 

Price:

Dimensions: 1¾ inches long

 
       
   
       
 




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