A Pair of Antique Turquoise and Diamond Set Brooches
Each brooch designed as a stylized bow of turquoise cabochons within a border of rose cut diamonds, mounted in silver and gold, circa 1840
Each brooch measuring 3 x 1.50 inches
Numerous rose cuts
Approximately 90 oval shaped cabochons
Formerly the property of the Thum and Taxis collection.
cf. Understanding Jewellery, David Benent & Daniela Mascetti, p.102