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
Place of Origin
Italy
Date of Manufacture
circa 1967
Period
1960-1969
Metal
18k Gold
Stone
Diamond
Emerald
Condition
Excellent. In original condition.
Wear
Recently Serviced
Dealer Location
Washington, DC
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU2102651233
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