Sale 18JL02 | Lot 102

Gold, Plique-à-Jour Enamel, Gem-Set, Diamond and Cultured Pearl Butterfly Clip-Brooch

Catalogue: Important Jewelry

Lot Details

Lot 102
Gold, Plique-à-Jour Enamel, Gem-Set, Diamond and Cultured Pearl Butterfly Clip-Brooch
18 kt., the stylized butterfly with green and pink plique-à-jour enamel wings, tipped by small round rubies and emeralds, with oval cabochon ruby head, its body set with 8 round diamonds approximately .25 ct., tipped by 2 pearl antennae, approximately 3.4 mm., one gold ball missing on pearl, approximately 25.6 dwts.


Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000
Sold for $2,250 (includes buyer's premium)

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Diamonds: G-H-VS.

Cabochon ruby: deep pinkish-red, moderately included, translucent, good polish.

Rubies: medium light pinkish-red, slightly included, lively.

Emeralds: medium green, slightly to moderately included, lively.

Pearls: whitish with rose and green hues, cleanish, good luster.

Enamel in good condition.

Good condition. Normal wear, minor scratches to gold. 2 7/8 x 2 1/8 inches.


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Estimate: $2,000 - $3,000
Sold for $2,250 (includes buyer's premium)

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