Lot 51
Gold and Gem-Set Insect Motif Brooch, French
Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Brooch with a bezel set oval rose cut diamond weighing approximately .73 carat (J-K color, I clarity ), a bezel set pearl, two central oval cabochon emeralds, the legs and body with old European cut diamond accents weighing approximately .61 total carat (J-K color, SI-I clarity), and with cabochon ruby eyes, completed with a single pin stem with French hallmark for 18KT.

2 3/8 x .75 in.

12.6 dwt.

Emeralds display a slightly yellowish green hue, medium tone, and moderately strong saturation.

Pearl is cracked and with nacre chipping off; rose cut diamond with a chip; emeralds are heavily included and with surface reaching feathers.

$500 - 1,000