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A turn-of-the-century gold butterfly brooch/pendant, the thorax set with a round faceted ruby, the wings embellished with three rose-cut diamonds and seven faceted sapphires, all mounted in yellow gold, with a gold pin set with a pearl, at the back the brooch fitting and pendant loop made in gold, bearing French gold hallmarks, circa 1900, measuring approximately 3cm x 2.6cm, gross weight 3.6 grams.

A gold butterfly brooch/pendant in excellent condition.

A dainty antique French gold brooch from the collection of Bentley & Skinner, the London jewellers by appointment to both Her Majesty the Queen and His Royal Highness, the Prince of Wales. Large radiant gold wings studded with sapphires and rose diamonds suggest a butterfly in flight. A single ruby offers a vivid dash of colour.

Should you choose to make this purchase we would be delighted to send it to you in a Bentley & Skinner handmade leather case packed in a gift-wrapped Bentley & Skinner black and gold presentation box. Shortly afterwards we will send you on a valuation for insurance purposes for your reference and safekeeping.

ITEM ID
33634M
MATERIAL
Gold, 18K Gold, Yellow Gold
COLOR
Blue, Colorless, Gold, Red, Yellow
STONE
Diamond, Ruby, Sapphire
TYPE
Antique Jewelry, Estate Jewelry
STONE CUT
Round Cut
ITEM SIZE
3x2.6cm 1 3/16"x1 "

Bentley and Skinner Bond Street Jewellers Limited

Mark Evans
55 Piccadilly
London
United Kingdom W1J 0DX
UK
Tel: 00442076290651
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    A Turn-of-the-century Gold Butterfly Brooch/pendant

    £3,950 GBP
    ~ $4,779

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