18K Gold, Platinum, Chrysoberyl, Diamond, Sapphire, and Ruby Brooch
ca. 1890; the body of the bug-form brooch set with an oval cabochon chrysoberyl and an oval cabochon sapphire; the wings set with 16 old mine-cut diamonds, two oval faceted rubies, and two oval faceted sapphires; the eyes bezel-set with two old mine-cut diamonds; diamonds approx. 1.60 tcw.; 7.28 dwts.; lg. 1 3/4 in.

Provenance: Margaret Elmendorf Sloan (1822-1913), New York, New York, by descent in the family to the current owner.

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