Description & Technical information

The slightly bombe front set with oblique cushion cut diamonds and square cut sapphires in a chequerboard lattice, opening on a hinge to reveal inner compartment, glazed back, on a graduated cushion cut sapphire and diamond suspension loop of curved kite shaped outline, mounted in gold.
Weight: 16g

Date:  c.1870
Period:  19th century
Medium: Sapphire and diamond
Dimensions: 4 cm (1⁵/₈ inches)
Categories: Jewellery