Nardi Emerald Diamond Gold Blackamoor Brooch

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A majestic and turbaned Blackamoor brooch, masterfully hand-crafted in 18 karat yellow gold renowned Venetian jeweler Giulio Nardi. This dignified and exotic monarch is accessorized with 20 emeralds weighing and 11 round diamond weighing .80 carats. Carved from ebony, the brooch depicts the head and shoulders of a turbaned “Moorish” male, a reference to Othello, the Moor of Venice. Masterfully hand-engraved and Signed G. Nardi. Measures 1 1/2 inches tall by 1 inch wide

Details

  • Creator
    Nardi
  • Place of Origin
    Italy
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 1967
  • Condition
    Excellent. In original condition.
  • Wear
    Recently Serviced
  • Seller Location
    Washington, DC
  • Reference Number
    LU2102651233
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