Jade Duck Brooch
This delightful brooch in the shape of a duck was made around 1980 by Mellerio of Paris, the famous, two-hundred-year-old firm of jewellers. The duck is made of carved jadeite jade in a beautiful green colour, set in eighteen-carat gold. The eye is set with a cabochon cut ruby. Signed Mellerio and numbered 1068.
Marked with the eagle, the French hallmark for eighteen-carat gold.
Accompanied by GIA report no. 1176347572, dated October 2015, stating that the jade is jadeite jade, semi-translucent green, of natural colour and no indications of impregnation.
|Maker:||Mellerio dits Meller|
|Dimensions:||4.5 x 4 cm (h x w)|