Lot 27
Property of Various Owners

Two Yellow-Gold Mesh Change Purses
The first, a French 18-karat gold purse set with sixteen round old mine-cut diamonds weighing approximately .60 carats, thirteen round faceted rubies weighing approximately .75 carats and two round cabochon rubies; and the second, an English 9-karat gold purse having a central polished yellow-gold disc. The first with French standard, the second with the interior stamped with illegible maker and numbered 56970.
Gross weight of first: 37.3 dwt.
Length: 2-3/4 in (7 cm)
Width: 2-1/2 in (6.4 cm)
Weight of second: 20.4 dwt.
Length: 2-3/4 in (7 cm)
Width: 2-1/4 in (5.7 cm)

Estimate $1,500-2,500


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Sold for $2,400