French Antique Enamel Amethyst Diamond Silver-Topped Gold Pansy Brooch

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A French silver top 18 karat rose gold brooch with amethysts and diamonds. The brooch has 2 calibré-cut and engraved amethyst petals, accented by calibré-cut buff-top amethysts and 78 rose-cut diamonds with an approximate total weight of 1.45 carats, centering on one old European-cut diamond weighing approximately .15 carats, highlighted with purple and yellow enamel. The brooch is executed in a dimensional realistic pansy motif. Circa 1880.

Signed, French assay and partial maker's marks.

(MG #16815)
Details
Place of Origin
France
Date of Manufacture
Circa 1880
Period
1880-1889
Metal
18k Gold
Silver
Stone
Amethyst
White Diamond
Condition
Excellent
Dimensions
2.5 in. H x 1.75 in. W
6 cm H x 4 cm W
Dealer Location
New York, NY
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU89560612
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