Silver gold plate brooch set with one 8 x 6 mm cabochon moonstone and three 0.05 mm round cabochon moonstones. The wings are set with twenty-four 0.02 ct round cut sapphires and two 0.02 ct diamonds for the eyes. The brooch measures 3.5 cm across and 1.8 cm in height. The brooch pin is made of 9 ct yellow gold.
Moonstone and Sapphire bee brooch
Victorians have always been renowned for their love of animals and the incorporation of that was always evident in the sumptuous jewellery they created. This beautiful replication of that style is shown here in this stunning brooch.