DIAMOND TIARA, LATE 19TH CENTURY Designed as a foliate spray set with circular-cut and rose diamonds, the three flowers set en tremblent, fitted case, accompanied by three tiara frames, five hair pin fittings, four brooch pins and five original drawings depicting the various combinations for the jewels to be worn as a tiara, necklace, aigrette, brooches and corsage ornament, four small rose diamonds deficient.Other views this board.
A late 19th century amethyst and diamond brooch/pendant, circa 1890 The central oval mixed-cut amethyst within a rose and table-cut diamond scrolling foliate surround with wire-work decoration, suspending an oval mixed-cut amethyst swing drop with table-cut diamond foliate surmount, later brooch fitting, length 5.8cm.
Aigrette Frisson tiara. Briolette-cut, princess-cut, rose-cut and troida-cut diamonds are assembled as if floating on knife wire. The central naturalistic motif decorates a fine circle of white gold set with brilliants. Accoding to desire, feathers or ornaments may be added. It can be transformed into a brooch, a clip or a pendant. Unique piece. #Jewelry
"A BRILLIANT DIAMOND AND RUBY BROACH DEPICTING A ROYAL PROCESSION OF AKBAR II, COMPANY SCHOOL, INDIA, CIRCA 1830 Of oval form on a gold ground, the rubies closed set, gems set amongst a scrolling vine of gold filigree encircling a miniature painting heightenend with gold leaf depicting the procession of His Majesty Akbar II (r.1806-37), surrounded by various troops, nobles and standard bearers, hook and eye clasp - 1 7/8in. (5cm.) diam. (original source: Christies)
Diamond and platinum tiara, by Joseph Chaumet, circa 1908. The openwork tiara with carnation, foliate and floral bud motifs, some en tremblant, set throughout with old-cut diamonds. #Chaumet #BelleEpoque #tiara
GOLD, PEARL, ENAMEL AND DIAMOND PENDANT NECKLACE, 1890S. Designed as garlands and scrolls embellished with white enamel, seed pearls and diamonds decorating and encasing a central oval plaque of blue guilloché enamel bordered by rose-cut diamonds, the plaque surmounted by musical trophies, on a fine chain set at the front with four seed pearls, length approximately 360mm.