Phillippe Ferrandis, French jewelry designer, opened his studio in 1986. He creates two collections per year which are always different and always spectacular. Wearing a Ferrandis creation makes a woman feel glamorous and look enchanting. All his jewelry is made by-hand using precious and semi-precious materials insuring unique results of the highest quality.
This lovely brooch, circa 1990's, is composed of two layers of gold-tone material in a regal design. The large darker cinnamon cabochon in the center is encircled by a gold-tone rope. Surrounding this are four individual gold-tone rosettes and fleur-de-lis each adorned with smaller cabochons, two colored a lighter cinnamon and two amethyst. The brooch measures 2 1/2" square and is marked in an oval cartouche "Philippe Ferrandis - Paris". Equipped with a safety clasp mechanism. Near mint condition.