The pride of the Topkapi Palace Museum in Istanbul, and its most valuable single exhibit is the 86-carat pear-shaped Spoonmaker Diamond, also known as the Kasikci. Surrounded by a double-row of 49 Old Mine cut diamonds. Don't miss it's story at http://famousdiamonds.tripod.com/spoonmakersdiamond.html#
An early 20th century sapphire and diamond brooch pendant The openwork plaque of fine knife-wire, millegrain set brilliant and single-cut diamond detail, its centre issuing a stylised scroll of similarly set diamonds and calibré-cut sapphires, to an oval mixed-cut sapphire drop, diamonds approx. 4.00ct. total, length 8.0cm.