Vintage Silver & Gemstone Plique a Jour Enamel Bug Brooch Topaz & Opal (Code A361)
A gorgeous silver and plique a jour enamel brooch in the form of a bug, perhaps a moth. Lovely enamel work to the wings with yellow, red and green. It's eyes are set with rubies and it has a blue topaz stone to the body and a large white opal to the abdomen. It is modelled with legs in the in flight position and two small antenna. There are marcasite stones along the lead edge of the wing, it really does have a lot of work to it. It is marked to the underside of one of the wings 925 for Sterling grade silver and it has a safety pin type catch.
Height : 34 mm
Width : 58 mm
Weight: 9.51 grams (before packing)
Condition: Very good condition, very little sign of wear. Enamel and gemstones all in good order. Pin and catch working fine.
Code: A361 AG20-6
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