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French Belle Époque Onyx and Diamond Bow Brooch

SKU

50-1-10946

$4,750.00
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ABOUT THIS BROOCH

Here is a perfect melding of turn-of-the-century Edwardian and 1920s Art Deco aesthetics in one of the most original and distinctive bow brooch designs we've seen. Hand fabricated in platinum, glittering rose-cut diamond-set laurel leaves border glossy black onyx-set chevrons, all of which are knotted in the center with a trio of sparkling white European-cut diamonds. A cool wearable collectable, measuring just shy of 2 inches. Total diamond weight .45 carat. By way early-20th-century France. The pin stem is 18K yellow gold.

Details

Materials:
18 Karat Yellow Gold - Pin Stem, Platinum
Length:
1/2 Inch
Width:
1 7/8 Inch
Height:
1/8 Inch
Gram Weight:
7 Grams
Period:
Edwardian
Center Diamond details
Cut/Shape:
European Cut
Carat Weight:
0.20 carat Because mountings prohibit full and accurate observation of gem quality and weight, all data pertaining to mounted gems can be considered as approximate unless accompanied by an independent laboratory certificate (AGL, EGL, GIA). Unless otherwise stated, all colored stones and pearls are assumed to be subject to a relatively stable and possibly undetected color and/or clarity enhancement.
Measurements:
2.20-3.10 mm
Color:
H-I
Clarity:
VS
Additional Details Additional Gem Details

79 Rose Cut Diamonds

Carat Weight:
0.25 carat Because mountings prohibit full and accurate observation of gem quality and weight, all data pertaining to mounted gems can be considered as approximate unless accompanied by an independent laboratory certificate (AGL, EGL, GIA). Unless otherwise stated, all colored stones and pearls are assumed to be subject to a relatively stable and possibly undetected color and/or clarity enhancement.
Measurements:
0.50-0.90 mm
Color:
H-I
Clarity:
VS-SI
Total Diamond Carat Weight:
0.45

About Edwardian Jewelry

Edwardians took the dark beauty of Victorian jewelry and dyed it platinum blonde. Light and airy filigree, worked with intricate millegrain and detailed designs in that durable metal, was liberally set with the “white” stones—pearls and diamonds chief among them. The Victorians’ sense of whimsy and beloved yellow gold didn’t disappear completely, though, even as the Edwardian era made way for the further-streamlined Art Deco.

Jewelry Care

As with anything of value, especially sentimental value, taking good care of your vintage and antique jewelry from Lang will enhance its beauty and extend its lifespan. We encourage you to have your jewelry checked and cleaned by us or by your trusted local jeweler every six months, to ensure that each piece is in good wearable condition with all gemstones in place. It’s not uncommon for stones to loosen over time, and it’s much easier to tighten a loose stone than to replace a lost one! As stated in our Repair Policy, we strongly recommend that you allow us to perform any repairs, since our jewelers are specialists in restoring vintage and antique jewelry.

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