A mid 20th century gold fibula with a large cabochon-cut emerald.
Emerald fibula brooch in yellow gold 18 karats. This brooch is decorated with an important emerald oval cabochon of light color and two emerald cabochons of darker green color in lower part. Brooch called “fibula” of the middle of the XXth century.
Marked with a gazelle head (Morocco, from 1925)
Dimensions: 72 mm x 23 mm
Estimated weight of the main emerald: 20.49 carats
Estimated weight of the two emeralds in the lower part : 0.68 carat in total
Weight : 14.41 gr
More information: The fibula is a form of staple which was used to fix the end of a garment, like a cape.