Antique opal diamond ruby pearl gold and platinum spider brooch circa 1900.
Antique gem-set spider brooch mounted in platinum and gold.
GEMSTONES: two round rubies, one large oval opal and one pearl.
DIAMONDS: fifty-eight round diamonds totaling approximately 0.75 carat.
METAL: 18-karat yellow gold and platinum.
MEASUREMENTS: approximately 1 ½” (3.9 cm) by 1 7/16” (3.7 cm) overall.
CONDITION: high magnification photographs show slight crazing on the opal towards lower end of the spider’s abdomen, otherwise, very pristine condition consistent with age and wear.
Why not treat yourself or a special person in your life to this impressive antique, gem set spider brooch? In either case, it is our sincere desire that it becomes a treasure, a source of pleasure and pride every time it is worn. For over thirty-five years, Jacob’s Diamond and Estate Jewelry has been in the business of making people happy by selling a carefully curated collection of antique and estate jewelry, wearable art. We believe in the power of estate jewelry to be gratifying and luxurious, good quality, usually at a very good value with the added potential of becoming tomorrow’s heirlooms. That is what it is all about, from our good taste to yours. Cheers!
Antique gem-set spider brooch mounted in platinum and gold circa 1900.