An impressive Victorian natural pearl and diamond brooch. Centring an old cushion-shaped diamond, set within a surround of ten smaller cushion-shaped diamonds and further scroll borders of graduated diamonds, suspending three natural pearl drops. With pendant fitting and detachable brooch fitting. #Victorian #antique #brooch
A late 19th century diamond and pearl shell brooch, circa 1880. The large scallop shell, pierced and set with a bouton pearl and old brilliant-cut diamonds, suspending a pearl, old brilliant and rose-cut diamond pendant, diamonds approximately 5.90 carats total, pearls untested, length 9.0cm.
A belle époque freshwater natural pearl, ruby, and diamond brooch, circa 1905. The circular-cut ruby and single-cut diamond fluttering ribbon bow surmount suspending a large freshwater baroque pearl drop with rose-cut diamond cap, within a millegrain-set single-cut diamond wreath surround, accented by calibré-cut ruby ribbons, length 4.0cm, cased by Kirkby & Bunn, successors to Streeter, 44 Old Bond Street.