Antique Victorian Natural Emerald and Diamond Brooch and Earrings
Very fine large 18 karat yellow gold and silver antique brooch. The brooch measures 2 3/4" wide and 3" long with an open scroll filigree all-over design. Silver front and yellow gold back. Each natural emerald is bezel set and fully enclosed in 18K yellow gold. The emeralds are fine quality with moderate natural inclusions, bright light-medium color. Bead set in silver the entire front surface of the brooch and the emeralds are 106 rose cut diamonds. The diamonds measure approximately 4.00mm to 1.50mm. The brooch has a standard pin stem and joint with folding "C" clasp. Circa 1800-1840 Victorian Era.
Four (4) emerald cut emeralds measure approximately: 14.50 x 15.00mm, 10.50 x 10.50mm, 11.50 x 9.50mm
Three (3) pear shape emeralds measure approximately: 15.00 x 10.00mm, 10.00 x 7.20mm, 10.00 x 7.20mm
The matching earrings were design and made in the 1990's. Hand crafted from Mark Areias Jewelers in 18 karat yellow gold and white gold. Pierced style with omega clip back. The earrings measure 40mm in length by 13mm wide. The emeralds are also bezel set, light medium green, very slightly included. Set with round brilliant cut diamonds.
Two (2) square emerald cut emeralds measure approximately: 8.00 x 8.00mm
Two (2) pear shape emeralds measure approximately: 11.00 x 8.00mm
Ten (10) round brilliant cut diamonds weigh approximately .10 carats each.