Opal, Ruby, Diamond, and Sapphire Dragonfly Brooch
Opal, Ruby, Diamond, and Sapphire Dragonfly Brooch
Opal, Ruby, Diamond, and Sapphire Dragonfly Brooch
Opal, Ruby, Diamond, and Sapphire Dragonfly Brooch

Opal, Ruby, Diamond, and Sapphire Dragonfly Brooch

$4,500 AUD

Tax included.

A fine Victorian era pin in the form of a dragonfly. The piece is constructed out of 9 karat rose gold which has a rich patina that has been set with Ceylon sapphires, Thai rubies and rose cut diamonds. The head of the dragonfly is set with a single cabochon cut opal that has been bead set. To the rear is a hinged pin and hook clasp along with a safety chain and pin which is typical in pieces of this age. A really beautiful 19th century pin which has been beautifully crafted.

Total diamond weight - 0.15 carat

Total weight of piece - 10.33 grams

Unmarked however tests as 9 karat gold

Measures - 4.5cm x 4.25cm

Independent appraisal values this piece at $5266