Victorian French diamond and gold dragonfly brooch circa 1890. *
ABOUT THIS ITEM: #P-DJ327E. Scroll down for detailed specifications. This Victorian French-made diamond and gold dragonfly brooch is a truly exquisite piece of jewelry that deserves to be cherished and admired. It is delicate in its looks, and yet expresses a great deal of movement. Its intricate design, crafted with the utmost attention to detail, showcases the elegance and artistry of the Victorian era. This brooch is not only a stunning accessory but also a valuable historical artifact that represents the craftsmanship of that time. Owning such a unique piece allows one to connect with history and appreciate the beauty of bygone eras. Investing in this brooch is not just acquiring jewelry; it's owning a piece of art and history that will be treasured for generations to come.
DIAMONDS: one hundred twenty diamonds totaling approximately 1.85 carats. There is one Old Mine cut diamond and the rest are rose cut diamonds.
BODY: made of carved ebony.
METAL: 18-karat yellow enhanced by a natural patina acquired through the antiquity of the piece.
WEIGHT: 12.7 grams.
MEASUREMENTS: approximately 1 ¾” (4.45 cm) long and 2-1/8” (5.40 cm) wingspan.
CONDITION: high magnification photographs show considerable design details, and the item is in good condition, all consistent with age and wear.
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