From the maker Theberath & Co. of Newark, NJ and dating to circa 1905 comes this lyrical five-petaled natural freshwater pearl and sapphire brooch.
All in 14k yellow gold, the flower petals are formed of baroque freshwater pearls, their organic shapes an ideal representation for the intricacies of the natural world. At its center a round faceted sapphire of .07 carats. Its hue is that of a Ceylon or even Montana sapphire.
The goldwork forms curvaceous double circles around the flower and artful leaves off them stem are created in textured gold.