Antique Silver, Gold, Demantoid Garnet and Diamond Brooch The openwork brooch centering and quartered by 5 round demantoid garnets approximately 3.50 cts., encircled by 12 old European-cut diamonds approximately 1.70 cts., quartered by diamond-set scroll work, approximately 6.2 dwt.
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
Bowknot earrings. c. 1760. Gold, Silver, Diamond. English. Silver earrings, the top cluster joined to the drop shaped pendant by a bowknot, ribbons meeting at a centre cluster, set throughout with diamonds.
Gold pendant enameled grey and white set with a purple sapphire guarded by twin dragons, with wide open mouths and wings displayed, surmounted by a grotesque mask, highlighted with small diamonds and terminating in a drop shaped pearl below. French, c. 1885 by Lucien Falize. (1839-97)
The aquamarine cameo with facetted back represent four Cupids (putti) playing the part of vintagers...Mounted as a pendant within a rose diamond mille-grain border, hanging within an open frame of floral and leafy branches with a pear shaped diamond hanging below, it is attached by chains to the trumpet shaped flower heads and the suspension loop at the top, all diamond set. Cameo: 18th century style. Pendant: 1905. (re-pin)