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A diamond crescent brooch, circa 1820 Set with three old brilliant-cut diamonds graduating in size from the centre, interspersed with similarly-cut diamond scrolls, flanked by single-cut diamonds, diamonds approx. 2.80ct. total, later rhodium plated, length 3.4cm.

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A RARE ART NOUVEAU DIAMOND, OPAL, HARDSTONE AND ENAMEL PENDANT, BY GABRIEL FALGUIERES Centering upon a carved hardstone female bust adorned by a diamond collet head ornament, within a surround of gold wirework tresses, accented by old European-cut diamond detail and a pear-shaped diamond terminal, set against a carved opal frame, to the rose colored plique-à-jour enamelled border, enhanced by pear-shaped and rose-cut diamond foliate motifs and trim, mounted in gold, circa 1901 | JV

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'Forget-me-nots' tiara Designed and made by Paul Gabriel Liénard (born 1849) Paris, c.1905 Horn, gold, diamonds and pearls Qatar Museums Authority © Albion Art

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GABRIEL FALGUIERES Designed as a carved hardstone profile of Orpheus as he floats down the river Hades, encased by a vari-cut diamond and textured gold stylized wave, enhanced by two sculpted gold floral motifs, mounted in gold, circa 1901

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a tiara with horn leaves, apple blossoms, diamond pistels, and textured gold branches and twigs, enhanced by baroque pearl buds by Paul Leinard. c. 1905. It sold for $60,000.

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