A stunning vintage 9K gold, opal cabochon and ruby butterfly pin or brooch. This wonderful solid 9K yellow gold open work butterfly pin has inlaid ruby eyes and an incredible 40 natural opal cabochons encrusted all over its wings and body. The opals are of graduating size and are full of fire and beautiful opalescent colors including wonderful purples, oranges and greens. The reverse is stamped with English hallmarks including'375' for 9K gold and date letter'j' for 1983. The butterfly measures approximately 1 5/8 inches or 41mm across the wings.
The opals range from approximately 3mm graduating down to 2mm. The total weight of the pin is approximately 4.8 grams.The pin is in excellent condition with no issues. Beautiful Vintage 9K Gold Opal Cabochon Butterfly Brooch Pin Ruby Eyes 1983. Thanks for looking and please take a look at my other items! We make great efforts to honestly and accurately describe each item we list. We back this up with many photographs, all with a close-up zoom option for detailed inspection. Items are not returnable if it was not of the age/value you were hoping it to be with no exceptions. If we place a date on an item we guarantee it to be of that period or earlier. We are very easy to work with and welcome any and many questions during our listings, so please let us know if you have one! Antique, Vintage, Estate Jewelry & More! Most of our pieces are from the Georgian, Victorian, Art Nouveau, Art Deco and Mid Century periods and we adore the unusual and unique.
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The item "Beautiful Vintage 9K Gold Opal Cabochon Butterfly Brooch Pin Ruby Eyes 1983" is in sale since Wednesday, March 27, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Retro, Vintage 1930s-1980s\Pins, Brooches". The seller is "liongoods" and is located in Minneapolis, Minnesota. This item can be shipped worldwide.