PROPERTY OF A LADY
CESARE DE VECCHI | JADEITE, ROCK CRYSTAL AND DIAMOND BROOCH | Cesare De Vecchi | 天然翡翠 配 白水晶 及 鑽石 別針
PROPERTY OF A LADY
CESARE DE VECCHI JADEITE, ROCK CRYSTAL AND DIAMOND BROOCH
Cesare De Vecchi | 天然翡翠 配 白水晶 及 鑽石 別針
Designed as a flower, the stem set with a highly translucent jadeite of celadon tone, with carved rock crystal petals backed by mother-of-pearl, accented with brilliant-cut diamonds, mounted in 18 karat yellow gold, signed C. De Vecchi, Italian assay and maker's marks.
Jadeite measuring approximately 49.14 x 7.47 x 5.90mm.
Signed C. De Vecchi, with Italian maker’s mark and Italian assay marks for 18k yellow gold. Jadeite is of celadon tone and very good translucency, with splash of apple green at the upper-end, fine texture. Carved rock crystal is transparent and colourless, backed by piece of white mother-of-pearl with pearly lustre. Diamonds are bright and lively. Minor signs of wear to metal. Overall in very good condition.
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Cesare de Vecchi is an Italian goldsmith and jeweller that has created unique pieces of jewellery for more than fifty years. The De Vecchi workshop was first established in 1945 by Giuseppe De Vecchi, and has been creating stylish jewels with an emphasis on avant-garde brooches of Déco and Art Nouveau style.
意大利珠寶商Cesare de Vecchi製作的珠寶風格獨特，自開創至今已逾五十餘年。De Vecchi珠寶工作室於1945年由Giuseppe De Vecchi創立，一直著重於打造前衛時尚的珠寶胸針，頗具裝飾藝術與新藝術風格。