CORAL, TSAVORITE GARNET AND DIAMOND BROOCH The brooch designed as a Chrysanthemum flower, the petals finely carved in coral, width and thickness measuring approximately 60.90 x 29.42 mm respectively, accented by ribbons and leaves pavé-set with brilliant-cut diamonds, enhanced by tsavorite garnets, and a coral flower bud measuring approximately 11.84 x 11.49 mm
Onyx cameo head of a negress facing in profile towards the left, magnificently habillee in gold and rose diamond jewels like an Empress diamond necklace fringed with drop shaped pendants, huge gold crescent and girandole earring, bandeau tied with a knot over brow with plume linked by festoon chains and pendants to jewelled net over chignon at the back of the head...
Elizabeth Taylor’ s Belle Epoque diamond brooch from Gillot
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
Belle Époque Platinum and Diamond Brooch, Cartier. Topped by a circle centring a flower, flanked by a garland of florets and leaves, centring a bow, joined by an oval link supporting an oval garland of florets, leaves and ribbons, centring a flexibly-set old European-cut Diamond within a drop-shaped outline of collet-set Diamonds, suspending a collet-set Diamond, set throughout with numerous small old European-cut Diamonds, signed Cartier, circa 1905.
Roman, 4th century AD
An Edwardian Platinum, Natural Baroque Pearl and Diamond Brooch, in a bow motif, containing one natural hollow pearl and numerous old mine and rose cut diamonds. #Edwardian #BaroquePearl #brooch
Platinum and diamond stylised tree. The diamonds of different cuts - round, baguette, half moon etc. C. 1929, Mauboussin.