A simply wonderful and unusual Estate spider pin! The piece, which depicts an extremely large spider, is made of 14kt yellow gold and is encrusted with diamonds and sapphires. The spider has 8 long legs that are bent and each lined in a single row of diamonds. The body of the eight-legged figure has over 2 carats of 11 large sapphire stones and numerous 10pt diamond accents covering the entire top surface of the piece. Ornate, gold pinchers sprout from the head along with 2 small cabochon rubies as eyes. The pin has a fantastic and extravagant 3-dimensional look with wonderful detail throughout. The belly of the spider has a textured surface and a secure pin clasp reaches from leg to leg. It is an estate piece that does not have a lot of age however it is exquisite and we couldn't resist making it part of our collection! It's a lovely piece and would make a great addition to any collection!
Measurements: The pin measures approximately 2 5/8" wide, 2 5/8" tall and has a depth of 1". The diamond and sapphire encrusted body of the spider measures 1 1/4" long, 5/8" wide and 1/2" thick.
Condition: The overall condition of the pin is excellent. There is no apparent damage to the gold setting and all of the diamonds, sapphires and rubies are intact. The pin clasp is secure and in good working condition.