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Pearl and Gold Hedgehog Brooch

Pearl and Gold Hedgehog Brooch - France Circa 1970 - A delightful yellow gold hedgehog brooch with gold studded pearls and set with diamond eyes

Queen Mary's Belle Epoque Diamond & Gem Target Brooch. George, Prince of Wales (George V) gifted to Victoria Mary, Princess of Wales (Queen Mary, Queen Consort) on Easter 1908. Crafted as series of concentric reversible circles around central circular-cut diamond set w/ calibré-cut rubies, sapphires or emeralds & single-cut diamonds mounted platinum & gold. Pin detachable making brooch reversible. Given to Princess Margaret upon death Queen Mary. Sold @ auction in 2006 for £21,600 ($39,744…

A beautiful natural pearl, gold and enamel swan pin created by Krementz circa 1910 Via Jewelry Nerd http://www.jewelrynerd.org/blog.html

Wales

Tintern Abbey in south Wales was dissolved by Henry VIII, England. The Abbey is 881 years old. | by Ro Ariass on Flickr