A beautiful brushed gold finish of the wings and the play-of-colour of the opals accentuate the center 0.62 ct emerald. The 'tremble' effect gives the semblance of fluttering wings when the piece is in motion. A hand made piece estimated to be circa 1940-1950.
Dimensions : 2-1/2'' x 1-1/2''
Weight : 23.8 grams
Opals : Forty-two (42) round cabochons 2.7-3.5mm diameter. They are a mix ranging from white opal to fire opal.
Emeralds : Center emerald is an emerald cut with a bright, intense medium green colour. The emerald is moderately included weighing 0.62 ct. The eyes of the butterfly are made of two (2) round cabochon cut emeralds measuring approximately 2.0mm each.
A magnificent piece of French craftsmanship from the 1950's. This Rose 'En Tremblant' has 18k moving mesh petals on hinges with four (4) different inserts set with diamonds, rubies, emeralds and sapphires. The piece is in spectacular condition with all moving parts working very well.
Flower petals : Sixty-nine (69) pavé set single cut diamonds decorating the outside of the flower petals. Estimated clarity of VVS-VS and estimated colour of F/G. The total estimated diamond weight in the petals is 2.00 ct.
Diamond insert : Sixteen (16) round brilliant faceted diamonds set on moving 18k gold stems. Estimated clarity of VVS-SI1 and estimated colour of F/G. The total estimated diamond weight of 0.90 ct.
Ruby insert : Sixteen (16) round faceted natural rubies set on moving 18k gold stems. Total estimated ruby weight of 0.80 ct.
Emerald insert : Sixteen (16) round faceted natural emeralds set on moving 18k gold stems. Total estimated emerald weight of 0.65 ct
Ruby insert : Sixteen (16) round faceted natural sapphires set on moving 18k gold stems. Total estimated sapphire weight of 0.80 ct.
A stunning 18k gold antique brooch with old mine cut diamonds and beautiful cabochon cut turquoise.
Diamonds : Twelve (12) round to oval old mine cut diamonds measuring between 4.0 x 3.3 mm to 5.0 x 4.7 mm diameters. The diamonds range from SI1 to VVS clarity and F/G/H colour. The total estimated diamond weight is 3.5 ct.
Turquoise : Seventeen (17) cabochon cut natural turquoises including a large round cut measuring 12.0 x 6.3mm.
Dimensions : 1.5" x 1.5'' x 5/8'' (3.5mm x 3.5mm x 1.6mm)