GEM-SET AND DIAMOND BROOCH - designed as a stylized flower with carved amethyst petals, the pistils set with marquise-shaped tourmalines and brilliant-cut diamonds, to the yellow gold thread fringes, the stem accented with brilliant- and single-cut diamonds and tourmaline leaves
Gold, silver, enamel, rock crystal, diamond, ruby and emerald oval pendant, hanging from rose diamond love trophy of Cupid's wedding torch and quiver of arrows held by a suspension loop. The centre of the rock crystal is encrusted with two rose diamond turtle doves in flight with an emerald and ruby branch of myrtle leaves and berries between them, Paris, c 1860.
An Astounding Diamond, Sapphire, Emerald,Ruby, Coral, Enamel and Yellow Gold Bangle/Bracelet, ca.1970. The hinged hoop designed as a textured 18k gold elaborate branch embellished by coral strawberries and green enamel leaves amid flowers and foliage set with the gems mentioned purposedly placed.
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