Lot 13Gold, Platinum, Agate and Diamond Bird Clip-Brooch, France
18 kt., the large bird perched on a branch, with polished head, elongated pointed beak and flared crown, with marquise-shaped emerald eye, curved ribbed neck, centering an oval cabochon banded brown agate body ap. 25.0 x 24.0 mm., accented by a scalloped platinum chevron of 7 round diamonds, the branch tipped by one platinum-set round diamond, with maker's mark and French assay marks, circa 1945, ap. 22.2 dwts. gross.
Sold for $4,410
Agate: medium slightly orangy brown with several darker orangy brown patches and streaks, one wavy white band, translucent, very good luster.
Emerald: medium light green, moderately included, lively.
3 3/8 x 1 1/2 inches.
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