A Late Victorian Multigem Butterfly Brooch
A late Victorian multi-gem butterfly brooch, set with half pearls, diamonds and sapphires with ruby-set eyes, set on silver to yellow gold back, circa 1900, measuring approximately 2.7×1.3cm, gross weight 3.3 grams. Unmarked tested as 18ct gold and silver. Victorian brooch in good condition. Later pin and roller catch.
An enchanting late-Victorian diamond and pearl brooch, this is a beautiful depiction of a butterfly. The dominant combination of pearl and diamond lends a subtle and pure quality to the piece, with the sapphires and rubies adding delicate hints of colour
Should you choose to make this purchase we would be delighted to send it to you in a Bentley & Skinner handmade leather case packed in a giftwrapped Bentley & Skinner black and gold presentation box. Shortly afterwards we will send you on a complimentary valuation of this item for insurance purposes for your reference and safekeeping.