A late Victorian gold, sapphire and split pearl fly brooch. The cushion-shape sapphire and cultured pearl body, with rose-cut diamond eyes, to the split pearl wings and plain bar. Length 3.8cms. Weight 2.9gms.
Overall condition good. Some surface scratches, general slight discolouration and minor dents in keeping with general age and wear.
Mount to the eyes is worn, may require attention.
Diamonds well matched.
Estimated total diamond weight under 0.10ct.
Individual size and setting of diamonds prevents accurate colour and clarity assessment.
The sapphire is a deep blue hue. Typical inclusions.
Cultured pearl possible replacement.
Split pearls well matched.
Cultured and split pearls with dirt near the mounts.
Length of fly 1.4cms.
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