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Enamel Diamond Gold Tortoise Brooch


A charming vintage brooch fashioned from 18 carat gold in the form of a mother tortoise, with a baby tortoise riding on her back. Tortoise shell detail is formed from beautiful enamel, with the legs, neck and head pavé set with diamonds. Each has a single ruby for an eye on its tilted head. Setting Tests as 18 carat gold Diamond Weight: 1.50 carats in total, approximately Dimensions 5cm x 4cm x 3cm


  • Creator
  • Of the Period
  • Place of origin
    United States
  • Date of manufacture
    Late 20th Century
  • Dimensions

    W 1.58 in. x D 1.19 in.

    W 40 mm x D 30 mm

  • Length
    1.97 in. (50 mm)
  • Seller location
    Newcastle Upon Tyne, GB
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