Lot 489Gold, Cabochon Colored Stone and Diamond Maltese Cross Clip-Brooch, David Webb
18 kt., centering one cushion-shaped cabochon emerald ap. 24.0 x 23.2 mm., quartered by 12 oval cabochon sapphires & emeralds, accented by 44 oval & round cabochon rubies, tipped by flared leaves of 148 round diamonds ap. 5.30 cts., signed Webb, ap. 40.8 dwts.
C The Mollie Brewster Broussard Collection
Sold for $17,500
Center emerald: medium dark green, very included, visible to eye, several minor surface-reaching inclusions, good polish.
Oval cabochon emeralds: medium brighter green, included, several surface-reaching inclusions, visible to eye, one edge chipped, translucent, good polish.
Cabochon rubies: medium raspberry-pinkish-red to red, included, surface-reaching inclusions, translucent, good polish.
Cabochon sapphires: medium deep slightly violetish-blue, included, several surface-reaching inclusions, translucent, good polish.
Diameter 2 5/8 x 2 1/2 inches.
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