Brooch and ring ornated with miniature portraits


Yellow-gold 18 K (750 millièmes) and silver half-parure comprising one oval brooch and one ring ornated with miniature portrait of Marie-Antoinette and court lady painted on ivory. Surrounding of small rose-cut diamonds. Ring ornated with pierced fleur-de-lys on shoulders (re-mounted)

19th Century

Ring size: 50 (European); K (UK); 5-1/8 (US)

Height of bezel: 1,7 cm (1/2 in.).
Height of brooch: 3 cm (1-1/8 in.) - Width of brooch: 2,3 cm (9/10 in.).

Total overall weight: 11,87 gr. (2/5 oz.).

Scratched glass on ring and wear on miniature

Provenance :

  • Item(s) quantity:  2
  • Expertissim Reference: 2013040770