A Victorian diamond and cabochon ruby fly brooch set in silver on gold. The body and wings of the fly are grain set with Old European and old mine cut diamonds set in silver that has oxidized to a dark tone contrasting incredibly against the white diamonds. Yellow gold legs with hand tooled details stick out from under the body, and a pair of cabochon Burmese ruby eyes finish the piece with a splash of intense colour. Finished with a hidden bar brooch fitting. Estimated total ruby weight: 0.16cts. Estimated total diamond weight: 2.12cts. Assessed diamond colour: G-I. VVS-SI