A Charming Platinum, Diamond and Enamel Penguin Waiter Brooch by Wolfe c.1990s

GBP 6,500.00

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Object Description

A charming penguin brooch by E. Wolfe & Co c.1990s, the finely modelled three-dimensional penguin standing in three quarter profile and depicted as a cocktail waiter, made in platinum and black enamel with a textured finish to the front of the body resembling feathers, wearing a diamond-set bow tie and holding aloft a gold tray on which is balanced a gold bottle and platinum glass set with a ruby to represent the drink it holds, over his wing is a waiters cloth set with round brilliant cut diamonds, the eyes are set with cabochon sapphires, to a single pin fitting on the reverse. This delightful chap will bring a touch of wit and whimsy to any outfit and is sure to prove a talking point when you go out for drinks!
10 x round brilliant cut diamonds estimated to weigh a combined total of approximately 0.15cts
3.7cm/ 1.45″ tall and 2.3cm/ 0.9″ wide
1.3cm/ 0.5″ deep
Accompanied with copy of original design from 1963
This brooch was part of a series designed in 1963 by AB Winchcombe twice winner of the Cartier Art Council award at Goldsmiths Hall

Object Condition

Very fine

Object Details

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By appointment only.

Dealer Contact

+44 (0)20 7493 8904

Dealer Location

52-53 Burlington Arcade
London W1J 0HH
United Kingdom

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