Retro aquamarine and diamond single-stem flower brooch circa 1950. *
ABOUT THIS ITEM: #P-DJ912C. Scroll down for detailed specifications. The single stem flower brooch is formed by pear-shaped blue aquamarine centered by a single round diamond. Its golden leaves have been finished with a Florentine texture that contrasts significantly with the bright polish of the stem adding an element of interest to the overall look of the piece. Despite the simplicity of the design, this brooch is bound to capture the attention of all who see it and that will make you feel good. You have your style, and you know exactly how to wear it. Aquamarine is a variety of the mineral beryl. It is treasured as the birthstone for the month of March and given as a symbol of hope and youth. Folklore has it that aquamarine is Neptune’s gift to the mermaids. Owning this brooch is an investment in a piece of wearable art that is not only historic but rich in aesthetics as well.
GEMSTONES: Six teardrop-shaped aquamarine together totaling approximately 6.00 carats.
DIAMOND: One round brilliant-cut diamond weighing approximately 0.05 carat, approximately H color, VS clarity.
METAL: 14-karat gold.
WEIGHT: 7.3 grams.
MEASUREMENTS: Approximately 2 ¼” (5.70 cm) long and 1” (2.50 cm) wide overall.
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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