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Depicting a blossoming branch, this 18K yellow gold French brooch from 1950 seems to be picked in mid-spring from a blooming orchard. All fully encrusted with 71 brilliant cut diamonds, one five-leaved blossom flower with six brilliant cut emerald stamina and one flower with one emerald pop up from between two leafs and one bud green of three emerald.
Antique jewelry object group: brooch
Condition: excellent condition
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Country of origin: France
Style: Fifties (of the twentieth century)
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Period: ca. 1950
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Source of inspiration: Mother Nature (see also: flower symbolism)
Material: 18K yellow gold
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Diamonds: 71 brilliant cut diamonds with a total estimated weight of approx. 3.00 crt.
Note: All diamond weights, color grades and clarity are approximate since the stones were not removed from their mounts to preserve the integrity of the setting.
Total diamond weight: approx. 3.00 crt.
Precious stones: Eleven brilliant cut emeralds
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Birthstones: Diamond is the birthstone (or month stone) for April and emerald for May.
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Hallmarks: The French control mark representing the head of Mercury that was in use in France from about 1879.
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Dimensions: 4,66 cm (1,83 inch) x 3,21 cm (1,26 inch)
Weight: 10,10 gram (6,49 dwt)
Reference Nº: 14308-0124
Copyright photography: Adin, fine antique jewelry
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