Ruby, Emerald, Tourmaline and Diamond Gold Flower Basket Pin, 1940s
Of two color 18k gold, this delightful gardening pin from the 1940s is designed as a yellow gold hand-woven basket adorned with rubies, emeralds, pink and green tourmaline and diamond flowers, enhanced with polished rose gold leaves and a removable gold rake. The colored gemstones are vintage cuts and of fine quality with deep and vivid tones. The diamonds are bright, bead set and of high quality.
Rake measures 1 7/8 in. (4.8 cm.) long.
Unmarked, 18k gold, French or American, 1940s