A fine impressive antique Victorian turquoise, ruby and 0.15 carat diamond, 14 carat yellow gold, brooch modelled in the form of a dove. SKU: W9954 Price: GBP £1495.00 #dove #brooch #animal #gold #turquoise #ruby
A VICTORIAN GARNET AND DIAMOND FLOWER PENDANT A Victorian garnet and diamond pendant, the inverted pear-shaped cabochon garnet surmounted by a floral and foliate spray and suspending a foliate drop, set throughout with old brilliant-cut and single cut-diamonds, to a delicately set in silver to a yellow gold mount, with a glass compartment to the reverse, approximate length 5½ cm, gross weight 11.4 grams, circa 1870
Empress Eugénie’s Locket Pendant, c. 1805, locket c.1860, French. Gold oval locket, the cover set with a sapphire cameo of a Muse with lyre, framed in diamonds, within a diamond and pearl laurel wreath. Inside there is a glazed compartment containing a photograph of the Empress Eugénie. The locket is attached by a gold double E (for Eugénie) cipher surmounted by the Napoleonic Imperial crown to a gold chain interspersed with globes.
Georgie and Arthur Gaskin. Arts and Crafts necklace. Gold, opal, diamond, emerald paste and pearl. Pendant: H: 8 cm (3.15 in) W: 4 cm (1.57 in). Necklace: L: 41 cm (16.14 in). British, c. 1913. Fitted case. Sold by Tadema Gallery.
A RETRO TURQUOISE, RUBY AND DIAMOND BROOCH, BY VAN CLEEF & ARPELS - Designed as a circular-cut ruby and diamond and cabochon turquoise butterfly, extending similarly-set scrolling polished gold tendrils, mounted in gold, circa 1945.
Gold, silver, and diamond brooch, set with an octagonal sapphire engraved with the arms of Johann Hugo von Orsbeck (1634-1711), appointed Archbishop Prince Elector of Trier, 13 July, and Bishop of Speyer, 16 July 1676, Abbot of Prum and Provost of Weissenburg. Now framed within a foliate border. German. Sapphire intaglio: 17th century. Setting: 19th century. Click for source and additional commentary by Diana Scarisbrick
TURQUOISE AND DIAMOND BROOCH, LATE 19TH CENTURY Of cluster and foliate design, set with four cabochon turquoises, cushion-shaped, circular-cut and rose diamonds, French import and partial assay marks, later pin fitting, two small rose diamonds deficient.