Victorian gem set Butterfly brooch
A beautiful antique,gem-set butterfly brooch traditionally symbolising transformation and rebirth. Circa 1890
An eye-catching accessory that is sure to lift any piece of clothing along with the spirit of the wearer.
The seed pearl thorax is flanked by rose-cut diamond wings with circular-cut sapphire and ruby wingtips.
The brooch fitting is detachable.
Metal:18ct gold and silver acid tested.
Materials: Composition includes 20 rose-cut diamonds pave set measuring 1.3-1.9 mm diameter,0.005 -0.01 ct Total 0.15ct .
6 round cut brilliant sapphires in pave setting measuring approx 2.80mm in diameter.
4 round brilliant cut rubies,2 bezel set 1.2mm diameter and 2 pave set measuring 3.00 -3.10mm in diameter.
5 seed pearls measuring 2.00 mm -3.5mm in size.
Diamonds are G-H /SI-P.
Brooch fitting is detachable with a screw mechanism. The pin has a lock and a safety chain.
Total weight of 9.5 gm.