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.
Metal : 14k yellow gold
Condition : Excellent