The Cantenbury - 1950s Diamond Emerald Sapphire Ruby 18k Gold Firebird Brooch

A STUNNING mid last century brooch featuring diamonds, opals, emeralds, rubies and sapphires set in 18k yellow gold. The brooch is fashioned in a form of a beautiful magical firebird. This piece is vibrant and bright with the colorful combination of the gemstones and the sparkle of the yellow gold. This is a substantial piece measuring 2 3/8" head to tail and weighing 11.3 grams

Gold: hallmarked 18k gold
Gemstones: opals - five oval cabochon cut opals with the largest 6 x 4.75mm; diamonds - single cuts 0.28ct by formula estimated clarity VS/color G-H; rubies - one marquise cut ruby 5.5x3mm, two round cut rubies; emeralds - three pear cut emeralds, two round cut emeralds; two round cut sapphires

Gemstones measured and graded while set subject to mounting limitations, weights calculated by formula. Colored gemstones have not been tested for treatments. Photos taken with fluorescent lighting to show off full play of color of the opals

Measurements: 2 3/8" x 1"

Closure: pin stem c clasp with safety catch

Total Weight: 11.3g

Hallmarks: hallmarked 18k on brooch

Condition: item in fine estate condition

Items included: a lovely new jewelry box

SKU: JA4065