A late 19th century amethyst and diamond pansy brooch, circa 1880 The single bloom with carved amethyst petals and central cushion-shaped diamond, weighing 1.53 carats, to realistically modelled leaves and stem set throughout with old brilliant-cut diamonds, hinged bangle fitting supplied, inner diameter 5.4cm., one diamond deficient, remaining diamonds approximately 3.90 carats total, brooch height 7.6cm.
Marius Hammer - An Art Nouveau silver and blue enamelled festoon brooch, 1905-1910. Designed as an openwork wing-shaped bow from which is suspended an open enamelled oval on two short chains. Half a dozen small pear-shaped drops cleverly add a further lightness of look. Marked with the Marius Hammer maker's mark. #MariusHammer #ArtNouveau #brooch
An early 20th century amethyst and diamond flower brooch, by Plisson & Hartz. The carved amethyst flowerhead, with a single-cut diamond stamen and rose-cut diamond leaves, maker's mark, French assay mark.