A diamond, emerald and enamel leopard's head brooch,

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Lot 308
A diamond, emerald and enamel leopard's head brooch,
circa 1900

Sold for £ 5,400 (US$ 6,847) inc. premium

Jewellery & Silver

2 Mar 2011, 11:00 GMT

Edinburgh

A diamond, emerald and enamel leopard's head brooch, circa 1900
The head pavé-set with single, rose and old round brilliant-cut diamonds, the eyes set with oval cabochon-cut emeralds, the open jaw revealing detailed enamelled teeth and tongue, mounted in silver and gold, length 22mm, later converted to a brooch, one diamond deficient, the diamonds estimated to weigh approximately 2.40cts in total
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