Sweet Corn by Hemmerle via trouvaillesdujour: Silver, yellow gold, pearls, white and cream colored diamonds. I saw this brooch at the NY Natural History Museum's pearl exhibit years ago and have never forgotten the amazing artistry.
Marbled Paper Designs by Various Artists. All images come from the University of Washington Decorated and Decorative Paper Collection. First image: Vintage c. marbled paper, Spanish moiré on Turkish with Gold vein pattern. Vintage c.