Vintage Toucan Brooch Pin with Diamonds & Gems 18K 16.75ctw


The toucan has long been considered a totem of strong communication and showmanship due its bright-colored appearance and large bill alluding to a preference to be heard. This expertly crafted solid 18kt yellow gold toucan pin exemplifies these characteristics superbly. The toucan's bill, belly and wing are expressed with vibrant natural opals while its eye is encrusted with a sun-kissed yellow citrine in a bezel setting. Its head and chest features are encrusted with diamonds and accented by emeralds while it rests its talons on a ruby and peridot encrusted branch. Have you ever seen such creative, beauty and wonder expressed in jewelry and if so, it certainly must be at the top of your list of eye-catching pieces. It was crafted in the 1960s and is in Excellent condition with signs of normal wear.

Material info: Solid 18kt (750) Yellow Gold
Total Gram Weight: 21.8 Grams

Gemstone Info: 3 Cabochon Cut Bezel Set Natural Australian Opals
Color: Blue Bodycolor with Rainbow Colorplay
Cut: Oval Cabochon, Trilliant Cabochon & Marquise Cabochon
Transparency: Translucent
Carat Weight: Approximately 11.50ctw

Accent Gemstone Info: 1 Oval Cabochon Cut Citrine & 2 Pentagon Cut Peridots, Bezel Set
Color: Yellow & Green
Cut: Oval Cabochon & Pentagon
Transparency: Transparent
Carat Weight: Approximately 4.50ctw

Precious Gemstone Info: 38 Diamonds, 6 Rubies & 4 Emeralds; All Natural, Round Cut & Pave Set
Color: G - H, Pinkish Red, Green
Cut: Round
Clarity: SI1 - SI2
Transparency: Translucent
Carat Weight: Approximately 0.75ctw

Carat Total Weight: Approximately 16.75ctw

Markings: 18K 750

Length: 2 7/16"
Width: 1 3/8"

Estimated Retail Value: $9,300.00
Stock #: GCM002



Category: Opal

Type: Brooch

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