Vintage Early 1990's Metropolitan Museum of Art Enamel Large Butterfly Brooch with Natural Stones.
This beautiful piece is comprised of sterling silver fashioned into a large butterfly that is enveloped in rich sapphire blue enamel inside or in between the wire work....embellished with two natural turquoise stones, carnelian and feldspar cabochon stones bezel set amongst the wings....finished with red enamel eyes and a white pearlescent body. Sterling composition with a gold vermeil finish or wash.
Brooch is signed 1992 MMA Cleo on the back.
Brooch measures 2-1/8 inches high by 3 inches wide.
Excellent vintage condition. Outstanding!