1920's-1930's jadeite brooch with a gold border set with diamonds. This is a jadeite panel of a bird among flowers in a nice apple green jadeite with a 14K gold border. There are floral and ribbon sprays set with diamonds projecting from the gold border.
Appraised by GIA (Gemological Institute of America) certified appraiser at Associated Gemological Services:
-14K yellow gold and platinum, Tested
-Rectangular carved Jadeite jade is framed in 14K yellow gold and is accented with platinum and diamond flowers and ribbons opposite sides.
-Accents are set with a total of 14 old single cut diamonds measuring approximately 1.50 - 2.40mm each and have a total estimated weight of 0.33Ct.
-Clarity: SI 1-2
-Hinged double pin clip style closure is attached at back
-Type: A Jade
-Shape: Rectangular plaque, open work carved with foliage and bird
-Measurements: Approximately 17.00 x 32.00mm
-Carving Quality: Very Good
-Color: Very slightly bluish yellowish green
-Intensity: Medium low
-Body Appearance: Slight mottling in center, even color through 70%
As of December 12, 2007 the Estimated Retail Value is $4,575.00.
Age: ca 1920
Size: 1.75 x 1 inches
Media: Jadeite / Diamonds / Gold
Price: $3,800.00 USD