An Antique 15 karat gold and silver top diamond brooch. The body of the Borzoi has 230 pavé rose and Old European-cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of 3.60 carats. The markings are created of intricately carved shades of amber.
|Dimensions: 1-3/4" length x 2" width|
|Item #: BO-16250|
|Price: $35,000 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
An Antique 18 karat gold and platinum brooch with demantoid garnets, diamonds and ruby. The brooch has 38 demantoid garnets with an approximate total weight of 1.10 carats, 34 diamonds with an approximate total weight of .60 carat, and a ruby eye. The 3 dimensional grasshopper brooch is positioned in a perched position.
|Dimensions: 1/2" length x 1-3/8" width|
|Item #: BO-16847|
|Price: $19,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
A set of three French Antique 18 kt gold and oxidized silver, platinum and enamel brooches with diamonds and pearls. The brooches have a combined total of 87 rose-cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of .50 carat, 4 bezel set old European-cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of .32 carat, and 3 hanging freshwater pearls. The brooches depict 3 swallows in flight. The brooches are finely engraved on the underside in a realistic feather motif. The later platinum diamond set chain connecting the three swallows is removable. Original fitted box.Swallows were highly symbolic in the 18th and 19th Centuries. They symbolized wanting your loved one to return home safely, faithfully, or to simply return home quickly.
|Signed: French control mark|
|Dimensions: Brooches: 1-3/4" length x 1-7/8" width (2) and 1-3/4" length x 2-1/4" width: length with platinum chain: 8".|
|Item #: BO-17193|
|Price: $25,000 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
A Victorian silver-top 18 karat gold, diamond, emerald, ruby and pearl brooch, featuring a depiction of the penultimate scene from the fable "Jack and the Beanstalk" in which Jack lures the giant by stealing the mermaid's harp. A baroque pearl forms the tail of a sculpted 18-karat gold mermaid decorating the base of a lyre outlined with old mine-cut diamonds. The strings of the lyre are accented with emeralds, rubies, diamonds and a sapphire weighing approximately 1.75, .30, .30 and .05 carats respectively.
|Dimensions: 2" length x 1-1/4" width|
|Item #: BO-6926|
|Price: $13,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
An Antique English 18 karat gold, diamond, natural pearl and enamel hinged bracelet by Hunt & Roskell. The old mine and European cut diamond and natural pearl center plaque of the bracelet is removable and can be worn as a brooch. With original brooch attachments and original signed fitted box.
|Artist: Hunt & Roskell|
|Dimensions: 6-1/4" length x 1-1/4" - 1/4'' width|
|Item #: BA-12977|
|Price: $24,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
An English Antique 15 karat gold brooch. The Victorian round Essex Crystal brooch portrays a terrier with red collar and his tongue wagging. An affectionate portrait of a beloved companion.
|Dimensions: 1" in diameter|
|Item #: BO-15505|
|Price: $2,950 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
An English Antique Edwardian 15 karat gold pendant/brooch with diamond and seed pearls. The pendant/brooch has a bezel set old mine-cut diamond with an approximate weight of 1.25 carats, and prong set natural seed pearls. The heart shape pendant/brooch has a fold down bale and pendant watch fitting"The heart-shaped jewel...emblem(s) of sacred and profane love..." Geoffrey C. Munn. Circa 1900. Discussed in The Triumph of Love Jewelry 1530-1930, by Geoffrey C. Munn, Thames and Hudson, London, 1993.
|Dimensions: 1'' length x 7/8'' width|
|Item #: BO-17553|
|Price: $12,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|
An Antique Chinese 18 karat gold earring/ brooch suite with coral. The earrings have 2 coral beads measuring 7.03-7.02 mm. and are composed of two graduated filigree and woven balls from which the articulated coral and gold fringe hangs. The matching brooch is composed of 7 filigree and woven balls. Original fitted box signed "Chienam".Provenance Documented: "This set of Chinese filigree gold earrings and brooch. Was purchased by Mr. Battles in Hong Kong China and sent to my Aunt Abby Ellen by a sea captain; coming to San Francisco Cal. then sent to Bangor. My husband purchased it from her and gave it to me about the year 1870. I wish it to remain in our family as an heirloom. Feb 9th, 1906. Ellen G. Jennings This is the same box in which it came."
|Dimensions: 2-1/2'' length x 5/8'' width; brooch: 1 x 1-1/8"|
|Item #: STE-17430|
|Price: $13,500 – Call: (212) 644-6400|