This Edwardian brooch really is exquisite.
It is beautifully hand crafted in 18 carat yellow & white gold.
The body & wings are encrusted with 33 gorgeous old cut diamonds with a total weight of about 1 carat.
It has a wonderful emerald thorax and beautiful little bright red ruby eyes.
The enamel work on the wings is delightful.The vibrant colours are in perfectly harmony.
The butterfly measures 2.5 across the top 1.2 mm across the bottom and 2 mm down.
The 3.5 mm x 3 mm emerald is of highest quality. It is a vivid green with excellent hue saturation & tone.
The rich red rubies are also of the highest quality. They are 1.5 mm wide.
The diamonds range from 2.5 to 1.5 mm.They are clear & bright with immense sparkle.Colour G, Clarity SI.
The bar is 6.5 mm.It is marked 18CT.It has a clasp with a safety catch on it.
This genuine antique brooch dated to the Edwardian period.
It comes in it’s original gold leather presentation box.
This brooch is in superb original condition. There is no damage to the enamel.
The outside of the presentation box is a bit tatty. The brooch weighs 8.25 grams.
This highly collectible rare brooch looks absolutely stunning when worn.