Designed as a leaf, the surmount set with brilliant-cut diamonds, to a graduated articulated series of collet-set cabochon rubies and emeralds, circa 1937, french assay marks for platinum and gold, partial maker's mark, 6.7cm overall length. Accompanied by a certificate of authenticity by Francoise Cailles. Cf.Rene Boivin, Francoise Cailles, P237 for a drawing of a very similar brooch (see attached extract). Masterpieces of French Jewelry, Judith Price, President of the National Jewelry Institute, Running Press 2006, P103 for a photo of the brooch.
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