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Magnificent Victorian diamond and gem set cat brooch

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Magnificent Victorian diamond and gem set cat brooch

Magnificent Victorian diamond and gem set cat brooch. The cats body densely covered in old cat diamonds, and finely and deeply carved to the edges and tail. Gold backed and silver set. With gold whiskers, nose, old cut emerald eyes, the cat holds a ¾ carat claw set Ceylon sapphire. The bar bears a French eagle’s head assay mark. French, circa 1880



 
 

Medium Group: Jewellery

Year: 1880

 
 

Breed: Cat

Artist: Unknown, Other

 
 

 

 

 
 

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Dimensions: ¾ carat claw set Ceylon sapphire

 
       
   
       
 




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