Melo-pearl, Yellow Sapphire, Garnet and Diamond ‘Flower’ Brooch. Estimation 400,000 — 500,000 HKD. Photo Sotheby’s
The flower brooch centring on a melo-pearl weighing 100.92 carats, the petals set with yellow sapphires, and leaf set with green garnets, enhanced by circular-cut diamonds, the yellow sapphires and garnets together weighing approximately 6.40 and 1.05 carats respectively, mounted in 18 karat yellow, white and blackened gold.
Accompanied by GIA report numbered 15770455, dated 13 March 2007, stating that the 100.92 carat melo-pearl is natural saltwater pearl.
Sotheby’s. Magnificent Jewels and Jadeite. Hong Kong | 07 oct. 2014, 01:00 PM