A Belle Epoque opal and diamond brooch, circa 1905. The single-cut diamond tied ribbon bow suspending an old brilliant-cut diamond and a circular cabochon opal with a single-cut diamond border, mounted in silver and gold, detachable brooch fitting. #BelleÉpoque #brooch
1860-1870, "Rosette" - ribbon bow. Manchester City Galleries, 1987.2. "Tartan silk-satin. Central bow with two long pendant ends. Tartan composed of a wide central cream band flanked by narrow bands of (respectively) blue, black, yellow, black, green, red, black and red. Checked with wi"dely spaced narrow bands of blue, cream, yellow, green and red."