A ruby and diamond butterfly brooch
Lot 227*≈
A ruby and diamond butterfly brooch
£3,000 - 4,000
US$ 5,100 - 6,800
Auction Details
Lot Details
A ruby and diamond butterfly brooch
Realistically designed as a butterfly, the body set with cushion-shaped diamonds, the wings with similarly, single and rose-cut diamonds, the head highlighted with two circular cabochon ruby eyes, diamonds approx. 9.45cts total, pseudo Russian assay marks in the Fabergé style, length 6.7cm
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Item contains ruby or jadeite

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