This glorious peacock brooch with diamonds, sapphires, emeralds and black opals was inspired by a design from the Tiffany Archives. Tiffany craftsmen created it using plique á jour, an enameling technique that allows light to shine through the enamel creating a stained-glass window effect.
PERIDOT, SAPPHIRE, TSAVORITE GARNET AND DIAMOND 'BIRD' BROOCH Whimsically designed as a bird set with an oval peridot weighing 32.02 carats, the head pavé-set with sapphires and tsavorite garnets, resting on a tree branch pavé-set with circular-cut diamonds, mounted in 18 karat white, yellow and blackened gold.
Important Victorian pink topaz and diamond pendant. UK, Mid 19th century. Designed as a central oval-shaped topaz weighing 39.18 carats, within a surround of stylised foliate design in gold-backed silver set with circular-cut diamonds, mid 19th Century. Listing via 1stdibs.