Art Nouveau Opal & Diamond Bee Brooch



This Art Nouveau bee, or wasp, brooch is a turn of the century wonder. A fabulous and fiery elongated opal composes the body and exhibits a fabulous play of color, glistening with shades of green, pink, red and gold. 42 shimmering antique rose cut diamonds adorn the wings. With a warm and lovely patina, this gold pin is a most intriguing accessory. These insects symbolize action and community, and this heirloom is perfect for a stylish leader.

Condition: Very Good
Era: Art Nouveau
Year: 1910
Metal: 14kt Rose Gold, 14kt Yellow Gold

Carat Weight: 1.90 Carats Total
Color: Pink, Green, Gold Brushstroke

Diamonds: 42 Rose Cut 0.30 Carats Total
2 Ruby Eyes

Dimensions: 32mm x 36mm
Weight: 6.5 grams