06 July 2014

Bejeweled Turtles

An 18 karat gold, pearl, colored stone and diamond turtle brooch by Van Cleef & Arpels.

An antique blister pearl and diamond turtle brooch, circa 1900.

A lacquer box topped with a rock crystal turtle, with emeralds and rubies.

A mid-20th century gem set turtle brooch by Cartier.

A ruby, diamond and gold turtle brooch.

A star sapphire and diamond Sea Turtle brooch.

Two multi-gem and simulated gemstone turtle brooches.

An 18 karat gold, carved emerald, and diamond turtle brooch by Van Cleef & Arpels.

Two gold bracelets, 1940, and a gold and diamond turtle pin, 1950.

A pair of lapis lazuli and diamond turtle brooches.