Sale 21IJ02 | Lot 116

Antique Gold, Gem-Set, Diamond and Emerald Briolette Butterfly Brooch

Catalogue: Important Jewelry

Lot Details

Lot 116
Antique Gold, Gem-Set, Diamond and Emerald Briolette Butterfly Brooch
The scalloped pierced wings of rose-cut diamonds, embellished by 4 rectangular cushion-shaped rubies, sapphire and emerald, edged by scalloped bands of cushion-shaped and square-cut rubies and emeralds, the scrolled wire antennae tipped by 2 rose-cut diamonds, suspending an emerald briolette ap. 18.2 x 9.0 x 6.8 mm., with ribbed cap and one small rose-cut diamond, briolette added later, brooch ap. 10.4 dwts. With box.



Estimate: $20,000 - $30,000

Additional Notes & Condition Report

Rubies: bright medium pinkish red to medium deep raspberry to red, cleanish to slightly included, lively.

Emeralds: bright medium green, slightly included (rectangle) and medium light green, slightly to moderately included, one very included (squares), lively.

Sapphire: deep blue, slightly included, lively.

Emerald briolette: ap. 9.00 to 10.00 cts., vivid slightly bluish green, even color distribution, moderately included, slightly visible to eye, flatter back, transparent, lively.

2 5/16 x 2 inches.


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