38.65 ct Citrine and Ruby, 18 ct Yellow Gold 'Turtle' Brooch - Vintage French Circa 1960

GBP 3,950.00

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Object Description

A stunning vintage French 38.65 carat citrine and ruby, 18 carat yellow gold ‘turtle’ brooch; part of our diverse gemstone jewellery and estate jewelry collections.

This stunning, fine and impressive vintage turtle brooch has been crafted in 18 ct yellow gold.

The brooch has been realistically modelled in the form of a turtle.

The turtles shell is ornamented with a feature eight claw set oval cut 38.65 ct citrine.

The turtle’s skin is embellished with a textured engraved decoration.

The eyes of the turtle are represented by two collet set cabochon cut rubies.

The brooch secures to the reverse with a hinged double pin and push fit clasp, and is hallmarked to the frame with the French patent mark ‘DEPOSE SSM’.

This vintage gemstone brooch has been independently tested using state of the art technology (Niton XL2 Analyzer) and verified as 18 ct gold.

The brooch is supplied with an independent diamond grading report card.

Citrine Quality
Colour Golden
Cut Oval
Dimensions 27.50mm x 18.52mm x 12.98mm

Ruby Quality
Colour Red
Cut Cabochon

Total Gemstone Content
38.65 carats

Dimensions
Length of Setting 5cm/1.97″
Width of Setting 2.9cm/1.14″
Height of Setting 1.6cm/0.63″

Object History

Date: Circa 1960
Origin: France, Europe

Object Literature

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INSURANCE IN TRANSIT

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All items are fully insured and sent at the risk of AC Silver.

Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase.

Object Condition

This stunning vintage turtle brooch is exceptional quality set with rubies and citrine.

The brooch is an exceptional gauge of gold and is in excellent condition with a clear French patent mark struck to the frame.

Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this fine example of animal related jewellery/estate jewelry.

Object Details

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Jesmond
NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE
Tyne and Wear
UK
NE2 2SU

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