This is a gorgeous antique bar brooch, which is made of 9 carat gold and is set with a dragonfly or similar insect. The insect has 4 narrow wings, which are set with rows of natural pearls. The body is made of a tourmaline of 4mm diameter, and the two eyes are made of small rubies. The entire brooch is 6.5cm long and the bar is 2mm wide. The dragonfly has a wing span of 3cm. The back is stamped 9 Ct, as was the custom around the turn of the previous century. The brooch is in excellent condition and is a truly stunning piece.