Bird inspired Jewelry
Carved Citrine, Black Onyx and Diamond Love Bird Brooch Platinum, the 2 love birds fashioned as carved citrine, perched atop a diamond-set tree, the square-shaped base accented by 9 buff-topped cabochon black onyx, set throughout with 27 round and single-cut diamonds, signed Cartier, circa 1930, approximately 4.7 dwt.
PAIR OF 18 KARAT WHITE GOLD, COLORED STONE, DIAMOND AND ONYX RINGS, MICHELE DELLA VALLE Designed as pair of parrots, one composed of amethyst and tourmaline, the other composed of blue topaz and green glass, accented by round diamonds weighing a total of approximately 3.55 carats, completed by round onyx eyes, both rings size 6½, signed Michele della Valle, numbered 140731 and 140732. With signed box.
PEARL, RUBY AND DIAMOND BROOCH/PENDANT, LATE 19TH CENTURY Centring on a baroque pearl, framed by a floral and foliate garland surmounted by a pair of doves, set with cabochon and circular-cut rubies and rose-cut diamonds, suspending a pearl drop, detachable brooch fitting, hinged bail.
SAPPHIRE, EMERALD, RUBY AND DIAMOND BROOCH, MONTURE CARTIER, CIRCA 1960 Designed as a bird perched on a branch, set with calibré-cut emeralds and diamonds, the wings enhanced with calibré-cut sapphires, circular- and single-cut diamonds, the head set with a cabochon ruby, to the circular-cut diamond eye, signed Monture Cartier and numbered, French assay and maker's marks, case.