late 19th century diamond, ruby, synthetic ruby, paste and cultured pearl brooch Modelled a graduated old brilliant-cut diamond crescent with entwined old-cut diamond and vari-cut ruby and synthetic ruby serpent with green paste eyes, and later single cultured pearl accent, mounted in silver and gold, circa 1890 pae gbp1.2-1.5
A late nineteenth century garnet and diamond brooch, in the form of a large beetle having tapered oval cabochon garnet wing cases with rose diamond detail to the head and body, and mixed-cut ruby eyes, all silver set to a yellow gold mount, with French import marked for silver and gold, measuring approximately 4cm, gross weight 12 grams, circa 1890 4.75gbpp
BELLE EPOQUE DIAMOND PENDANT NECKLACE Centering upon a detachable pavé-set diamond pierced openwork palmette motif pendant, enhanced by old European-cut diamond collets and a larger old European-cut diamond, suspended by a similarly-set foliate motif from an old mine-cut three-stone diamond link backchain, mounted in platinum (pendant may be worn as a brooch), circa 1925, 20¼ ins.
Belle Epoque Platinum, Gold, Pinkish Orange Tourmaline, Diamond and Pearl Pendant with Chain. Of diamond-set garland motif, centering one pinkish orange heart-shaped tourmaline approximately 17.50 cts., within a modified diamond-shaped frame set with rose-cut diamonds, suspending one pearl, circa 1905.
An antique diamond sunburst brooch/tiara, circa 1880 Designed as a rising sun, set throughout with old brilliant-cut diamonds, mounted in silver and gold, diamonds approximately 9.00 carats total, later tiara frame, brooch dimensions 3.7 x 10.1cm.
L.GAUTRAIT An Art Nouveau Bracelet 1900 Desigend as a series of four translucent blue guilloché enamel panels with white enamel detail, each centering on a circular-cut diamond, joined by openwork foliate plaques and collet-set rose-cut diamond links, mounted in 18K yellow gold, length 7 inches. Signed 'LGautrait' with French assay marks