A superb enamel and gem-set Cicada brooch, by Boucheron
A superb enamel and gem-set Cicada brooch, by Boucheron. The wings of green and blue plique-á-jour enamel with calibré-cut sapphire detail to the old-cut diamond set body and eyes of chrysoberyl cats-eye, mounted in silver and gold, circa 1890. #antique #boucheron #brooch
Masriera pendant brooch. Spanish jeweller Luis Masriera (1872-1958) was born into a family of jewellers and artisans. After attending the Centennial exhibition in Paris in 1900, he melted down his entire gold stock and switched to art nouveau and dec.
(#294) Baroque pearl and diamond bee brooch, Marcus & Co., circa 1900
BAROQUE PEARL AND DIAMOND BEE BROOCH, MARCUS & CO., CIRCA 1900. The body formed of two baroque pearls measuring approximately 10.5 by 10.8 mm. and 12.0 by 11.3 mm., the wings set old European-cut diamonds, completed by 2 round cabochon demantoid garnet eyes, mounted in platinum and gold, signed Marcus & Co.