century brooch of carved coral lilies nestled among yellow gold chrysanthemum leaves set with old mine cut diamonds. The lily blossoms are carved from Mediterranean red coral, most likely from near Naples. Origin: probably France, ca.
AN ANTIQUE MOTHER-OF-PEARL AND MULTI-GEM BROOCH Designed as a rose-cut diamond bird, enhanced by rose-cut emerald and calibré-cut ruby detail, suspending a drop shaped mother-of-pearl bead to the rose-cut diamond floral surmount, circa 1870
An opal & diamond brooch/pendant, circa Openwork cartouche ribbon & floral design, set throughout with cushion-shaped brilliant & single-cut diamonds, framing a heart-shaped cabochon opal, with suspended opal drop