A SAPPHIRE AND DIAMOND BROOCH, BY VAN CLEEF & ARPELS. Designed as a flower, centering upon a cabochon sapphire, within pavé-set diamond petals, to the calibré-cut sapphire and brilliant-cut diamond stem, mounted in gold, 1965, 9.8 cm Signed Van Cleef & Arpels, no. N.Y. 36070
Ruby, Diamond and Onyx 'Bird' Brooch, Cartier. Designed as a bird perching on a branch, the body pavé-set with brilliant-cut diamonds, the feathers decorated with calibré-cut rubies, to onyx-set branch and beak, mounted in 18 karat white gold, signed and numbered 543725.