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Diamond Dragon Brooch with Rubies
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0.52ct Ruby and Emerald, 2.43ct Diamond and 14ct Yellow Gold Dragon Brooch - Antique Circa 1920

£7,645.00

A stunning antique 1920's 0.52 carat ruby and 0.01 carat emerald, 2.43 carat diamond and 14 carat yellow gold, platinum set dragon brooch; part of our diverse jewellery collections

SKU C2805

This stunning, fine and impressive antique diamond brooch has been crafted in 14ct yellow gold, with a platinum setting.


The brooch has been modelled in the form of the Red Dragon of Cymru (Y Ddraig Goch)*.


The dragon's chest and upper portion of the wings are ornamented with 12 oval cut and 28 calibre cut rubies, totalling 0.43cts.


The brooch is further embellished with a total of one hundred and twenty-nine variable sized eight-cut diamonds, totalling 2.43cts.


The dragon's eye is represented by a single round cut 0.01ct emerald.


The brooch secures to the reverse with a hinged pin and clasp brooch clasp fastening.


This antique diamond dragon brooch with rubies has been independently tested using state of the art technology (Niton XL2 Analyzer) and verified as 14ct yellow gold and platinum.


The brooch is supplied with an independent diamond grading report card.


NOTE: * In heraldic terms Y Ddraig Goch represents a dragon passant; the word passant (Old French: 'striding') describes a beast, such as a dragon or lion, facing left and walking with the right foreleg raised. The dragon passant can be found within family heraldry and blazons, however it is most commonly known displayed on the national flag and is the official symbol of Wales; this flag was official from 1959, however the red dragon has been associated with Wales for centuries.


Images do not always reflect the true colour and brilliance of gemstones and diamonds. The video however provides a truer representation of the actual colour and showcases each stone.


This antique dragon brooch is exceptional quality, set with an impressive emerald and vibrant rubies, The diamonds displaying a fine white colour and brilliance.

The brooch is an exceptional gauge of gold and is in excellent condition.


Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this fine example of insect jewellery.


Colour (average grades) J

Clarity (average grades) SI2

Cut Eight-cut

Content (total) 2.43 carat


Ruby Quality

Colour Red

Cut Oval / Calibre

Content 0.52 carat


Emerald Quality

Colour Green

Cut round

Content 0.01 carat


Length of Setting 4.2cm/1.65"

Width of Setting 3.2cm/1.26"

Across pin 3.6cm/1.42"


12.56 grams


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