Retro gold, diamond and ruby bow brooch, circa 1930


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Bows are an enduring jewellery motif. This brooch would work so well on a lapel or scarf.

We love the fine setting of the calibré-cut rubies and rose-cut diamonds and the lightness of the pierced 18-carat gold.

This lightness makes it more practical to wear as a brooch – it won’t drag fabric down.

And a gorgeous detail are the flowers that have been carved into the gold by a skilled engraver.

It’s from about 1930.


• 18-carat yellow gold
• Set with diamonds and rubies
• Approximately 5.17cm (2 inches) long, 2.8cm (1.1 inches) wide
• Weight is 4.6 grams
• In excellent vintage condition
• Will come in a Karen Deakin gift box

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