Stunning Victorian fine blue sapphire and diamond heart-shaped brooch in yellow gold topped with a diamond ribbon/bow. The brooch is set with 1 pear shape natural blue sapphire measuring 11.03×10.21×7.00mm, with an approximate weight 5.52cts, AGL color grade 4/85*, AGL clarity grade MI2. The sapphire is set inside of a heart-shaped frame set with 15 mixed cushion old mine-cut diamonds, measuring approximately 2mm to 3.25mm in diameter each, and topped with a bow set with 15 small mixed shape old mine-cut diamonds, measuring approximately 1.25mm x 1.75mm in diameter each. There are also 2 drilled natural white pearls, one set on either side of the pin mounting measuring 3.5-3.75mm in diameter. Overall there are a total of 30 near-colorless natural diamonds with an estimated total weight of 1.50cts. The brooch measures 1-3/8″ wide by 1″ tall, and has a gross weight of 6.6 grams. Accompanied by an original AGL Colored Stone Certificate #CS 14295, dating from 1980. Truly a wonderful piece!
Condition: (Very Good – Excellent).