Description & Technical information

The oval cluster set with a principal octagonal Ceylon sapphire tablet, carved with a stylised lotus flowerhead to a leafy border and reeded edge, applied to the middle with a fancy cut arrowed baguette diamond accent, the sapphire flanked by fanning clusters of round brilliant and baguette cut diamonds with cabochon sapphire accent terminals and diamond scrolls, signed 'MARCUS' (partial to gallery) and with serial number 176, accompanied by AGL report no. 1128604 giving a Ceylon origin opinion for the sapphire and that it shows no indications of heat treatment
Length 6cm / 2½''

Width 2.8cm / 1 1/8''
Weight: 35g

Date:  c.1920
Period:  20th century
Origin:  American
Medium: Sapphire and diamond
Categories: Jewellery