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Geneva, Sep 22, 2021

LOT 447

Two Victorian mechanical pencils; yellow gold, amethysts and turquoises

CHF 500 - 1,000

EUR 500 - 950 / USD 550 - 1,100 / HKD 4,300 - 8,600

Two yellow gold, amethysts and turquoises Victorian mechanical pencils (retractable and propelling; mounted on metal).

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Grading System
Grade: A


Brand Unsigned, Great Britain

Year circa 1860-1880

Material yellow gold, amethysts and turquoises

Length 112 mm. (89 mm. when folded) and 90 mm. (70 mm. when folded)

Weight 12.9 gr. and 3.3 gr. (approx.)


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