Platinum, Gold, Diamond and Gem-Set Flower Basket Brooch
Set throughout with 21 old-mine and old European-cut diamonds ap. 1.15 cts. and single and rose-cut diamonds, the vase decorated with 10 square-cut rubies, the bouquet centering one emerald-cut emerald ap. 1.00 ct., embellished with one round rose-cut garnet, one oval cabochon ruby and emerald, 2 pear-shaped emeralds, one oval and 5 round rubies, 4 cut-cornered square and rectangular-cut sapphires, square and rectangular-cut rubies and sapphires totaling ap. 9.00 cts., ap. 13.3 dwts.
C Property of a Private Pennsylvania Collection
Additional Notes & Condition Report
Emerald: medium light green, moderately included, surface-reaching hairline crack in table, moderately lively.
Cabochon emerald: medium green, moderately included, translucent, good polish.
Pear-shaped emeralds: medium to very included with numerous surface-reaching inclusions/hairline cracks.
Round rubies: deep raspberry to pinkish red, moderately to very included, several surface-reaching inclusions/hairline cracks, lively.
Cabochon ruby: medium pinkish red, moderately included, translucent, good polish.
Square and rectangular-cut rubies: medium deep raspberry, one is pinkish red, several purplish raspberry, slightly to moderately included, several surface-reaching inclusions, several chipped, lively.
Step-cut emerald-cut sapphires: vivid slightly violetish blue, slightly included, minor table edge abrasions, small chip on step facet, nice cuts, lively.
Rectangular-cut sapphires: medium light to medium cornflower blue, slightly included, lively.
1 7/8 x 2 inches.
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