* An 18 Karat Gold, Tourmaline, and Multi Gem Strawberry Brooch, Michael Youssoufian, in a stylized white and black rhodium plated gold design, consisting of two carved pink tourmaline strawberries suspended from pave set vines accented with four carved leaf motif emeralds and leaves containing numerous round mixed cut tsavorite garnets, the brooch containing eight round brilliant cut yellow diamonds (origin of color not tested) weighing approximately 0.30 carat total, together with numerous round brilliant and rose cut diamonds weighing approximately 2.84 carats total. Stamp: 750 (maker's mark MY for Michael Youssoufian). 19.50 dwts. Estimate $ 1,500-2,500
Diamond characteristics (graded in setting) Color H-I Clarity VS1-Si2 (majority are VS1-VS2) Cut good Condtion there is a minor chip on one of the rose cut diamonds that is visible at 10x.
An 18 Karat Gold, Tourmaline, and Multi Gem Strawberry Brooch, Michael Youssoufian, 19.50 dwts.