Antique 1.38 ct Diamond and 0.42 ct Emerald, 9 ct Yellow Gold Insect Brooch
Antique 1.38 ct Diamond and 0.42 ct Emerald, 9 ct Yellow Gold Insect Brooch
Antique 1.38 ct Diamond and 0.42 ct Emerald, 9 ct Yellow Gold Insect Brooch
Antique 1.38 ct Diamond and 0.42 ct Emerald, 9 ct Yellow Gold Insect Brooch
Antique 1.38 ct Diamond and 0.42 ct Emerald, 9 ct Yellow Gold Insect Brooch
Antique 1.38 ct Diamond and 0.42 ct Emerald, 9 ct Yellow Gold Insect Brooch
Antique 1.38 ct Diamond and 0.42 ct Emerald, 9 ct Yellow Gold Insect Brooch
Antique 1.38 ct Diamond and 0.42 ct Emerald, 9 ct Yellow Gold Insect Brooch
Antique 1.38 ct Diamond and 0.42 ct Emerald, 9 ct Yellow Gold Insect Brooch

Antique 1.38 ct Diamond and 0.42 ct Emerald, 9 ct Yellow Gold Insect Brooch

c. 880 Unknown

Offered by AC Silver

£1,995 gbp
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This impressive antique emerald insect brooch has been crafted in 9 ct yellow gold with silver settings in the form of a 'green bottle fly'.

The insect’s four wings are embellished with sixteen silver set Old European cut diamonds of various sizes.

The thorax of the green bottle fly is ornamented with an impressive feature collet set step cut natural emerald.

The abdomen is further accented with a larger collet set step cut natural emerald.

The head of this impressive insect brooch is embellished with two cabochon ruby eyes.

This 1880’s bar brooch secures to the reverse with a hinged pin and security clasp.

This Victorian brooch has been independently tested using state of the art technology (Niton XL2 Analyzer) and verified as 9 ct gold and silver.

Emerald Quality

Colour Natural

Cut Step

Content (total) 0.42 carat

Diamond Quality

Colour (average grades) I

Clarity (average grades) SI 1

Cut Old European

Content (total) 1.38 carats

Ruby Quality

Colour Natural

Cut Cabochon

Content (total) 0.06 carat

Dimensions

Length from antennae to tip of tail 4.3cm / 1.69"

Width across wings 1.7cm / 0.66"

Height of setting 7.18mm / 0.28"


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This brooch is fine quality, set with impressive natural emeralds and very high colour graded old cut diamonds.

It is in excellent condition.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this fine example of antique jewellery / estate jewelry.
Date: Circa 1880
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU W9955 when enquiring about the piece.
Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase

The brooch is supplied with two independent diamond grading report cards.
Stock Code
W9955
Medium
A fine and impressive antique Victorian 1.38 carat diamond, 0.42 carat emerald and 0.06 carat ruby, 9 carat yellow gold, silver set brooch in the form of an insect; part of our antique jewellery and estate jewelry collections
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