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18K Emerald, Ruby and Rose Cut Diamond Rooster Brooch

3,725.00
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18K Emerald, Ruby and Rose Cut Diamond Rooster Brooch

3,725.00

This whimsical late Victorian era rooster brooch is guaranteed to make you smile! He has been finely crafted in 18 karat rose gold. The body is encrusted with glittering old rose-cut diamonds with a cabochon ruby accented eye, comb and waddle. The moving wing is accented in ruby, emeralds and diamonds. No detail was overlooked, with a pearl "corn" in his beak and textured gold hackle feathers and feet. He's absolutely marvelous! 

Weight: 18.2 grams 

Measurements: 2 3/8" high x 2 1/8" wide x x 3/8" deep 

Rose cut diamonds: 144 total, roughly .03 carat each, approximately 4.32 total carat weight 

Emerald: .18 total carat weight approximately 

Ruby: .98 total carat weight approximately 

Condition notes: There is one marquise-cut ruby in his comb that is a replacement. One replaced ruby cabochon in the comb and wing. There are a few glued stones. On the reverse there are some minor restorations as well as a reinforced tail feather. 

Markings: There is a partial hallmark on the c-clasp, possibly French assay mark for 18 karat

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This whimsical late Victorian era rooster brooch is guaranteed to make you smile! He has been finely crafted in 18 karat rose gold. The body is encrusted with glittering old rose-cut diamonds with a cabochon ruby accented eye, comb and waddle. The moving wing is accented in ruby, emeralds and diamonds. No detail was overlooked, with a pearl "corn" in his beak and textured gold hackle feathers and feet. He's absolutely marvelous! 

Weight: 18.2 grams 

Measurements: 2 3/8" high x 2 1/8" wide x x 3/8" deep 

Rose cut diamonds: 144 total, roughly .03 carat each, approximately 4.32 total carat weight 

Emerald: .18 total carat weight approximately 

Ruby: .98 total carat weight approximately 

Condition notes: There is one marquise-cut ruby in his comb that is a replacement. One replaced ruby cabochon in the comb and wing. There are a few glued stones. On the reverse there are some minor restorations as well as a reinforced tail feather. 

Markings: There is a partial hallmark on the c-clasp, possibly French assay mark for 18 karat