Victorian rose cut diamond pearl ruby sapphire gold and silver bee brooch circa 1890. The jeweled honeybee brooch features ruby-set eyes, pearl and sapphire abdomen, the silver topped wings frosted with rose-cut diamonds totaling approximately 0.20 carat, mounted in 14-karat yellow gold. The sapphire weighs approximately 0.75 carat. Very pristine condition consistent with age and wear. What is it we like about this Victorian bejeweled bee brooch? It is beautiful! Honeybees are emblematic of so many virtues. In addition, thanks to the work of honeybees, a very big part of life goes on this planet of ours, befitting representation with this exotic bee brooch. Celebrate Yourself and Your discriminating taste by acquiring this bejeweled Victorian bee brooch as Your very own Luxury treat to Yourself, today. Savor that sweet spot, Luxury! And if that won’t be the case, imagine how Happy You will make that special woman in Your life by gifting this Victorian gem set bee brooch as a token of Your loving care and affection. Imagine the surprise itself, the pleasure and pride that owning and wearing it will bring. For over thirty-five years, Jacob’s Diamond & 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 that purchasing estate jewelry is a luxury indulgence capable of giving inimitable pleasure with the added potential of becoming tomorrow’s heirlooms. That is what it is all about, from our good taste to Yours. Cheers!
MEASUREMENTS: approximately 3/4" long and 11/16” wide overall.