A Continental gem set flamingo brooch
Lot 115
A Continental gem set flamingo brooch
Sold for £812 (US$ 1,365) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A Continental gem set flamingo brooch
The flamingo resting on one leg, the head, neck and body pave set throughout with single-cut diamonds, the plumage calibre set with emeralds, rubies and sapphires, with cabochon sapphire eye, and ruby beak, stamped 18k', length 4.5cm.

Footnotes

  • This brooch is modelled on the famous Duchess of Windsor brooch, designed by Jeanne Toussaint for Cartier and purchased by the Duchess in 1940. It was sold by Sotheby's in Geneva in April 1987 for $1.7million.
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