When you look at a group of jewelry pieces often there is one that stands out. Before you pick it up or search for the hallmark or look at the stones. This is one of those pieces. And then to note that it is a quintessential Retro Brooch by Cartier, your eye is validated.
This brooch is 1 1/4" in diameter and weighs a credible 12.6 grams. It has 5 well matched and color intense Rubies for 0.35 CTW. And there are 5 special Diamond stones that are 'H' VS1 and 0.35 CTW.
The brooch is in pristine condition hallmarked 14K and Cartier both. From a Long Island, NY estate.
14K Retro Cartier Ruby and Diamond Turned Brooch