BROOCHES: ORNAMENTAL

Click the pictures for more information on the brooches which have been covered on this blog. 
This is not a comprehensive list, but it does include some from jewels that have pieces that are known to function as brooches, even if they are not worn as such. Brooches are covered when they appear with others covered as time allows.

For more brooches, check the badges page.


Diamonds: Flowers and Plants

http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2016/06/the-cartier-diamond-rose-clip-brooch.htmlhttp://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2014/06/the-botswana-flower-brooch.html

http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2014/05/the-daffodil-spray-brooch.html
  
http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2015/04/the-duchess-of-tecks-flower-brooch.html
http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2015/04/the-greville-ivy-leaf-brooches.html




Diamonds: Bows


http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2016/01/the-greville-bow-brooch.html



 Diamonds: Other Designs




http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2015/04/the-queens-diamond-art-deco-double-clip.htmlhttp://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2013/11/the-diamond-cockade-brooch.html

http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2016/09/princess-marie-louises-diamond-sunburst.htmlhttp://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2014/11/the-fei-lifetime-achievement-award.html
http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2014/03/the-triple-diamond-bar-brooch.html

http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2016/06/the-racing-post-90th-birthday-brooch.html



Amethysts

http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2016/08/the-perth-bridge-opening-brooch.html


Aquamarines

http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2015/12/the-malta-aquamarine-brooch.html
http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2014/06/the-queen-mothers-double-clip.html


Cairngorm

http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2016/04/the-queens-oban-brooch-and-opening-of.html

 

Coral



Crystal and Rock Crystal

http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2012/06/centenary-rose-brooch.htmlhttp://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2014/04/the-mappin-webb-orchid-brooch.html


Emeralds

http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2014/04/the-emerald-and-diamond-celtic-knot.html

http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2015/10/the-queen-mothers-triple-emerald-and.html


Enamel


http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2013/09/the-enamel-maple-leaves-brooch.html



Gold

http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2012/10/the-gold-filigree-brooch.htmlhttp://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2013/11/the-newhaven-horse-brooch.html


Multiple Stones

http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2014/06/the-multi-color-french-flower-brooch.html

http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2013/07/the-purple-thistle-brooch.htmlhttp://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2013/08/the-sapphire-and-ruby-flower-spray.htmlhttp://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2016/04/the-queen-mothers-multi-color-leaf.html

http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2014/09/the-tutti-frutti-bouquet-brooch.htmlhttp://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2013/08/the-sri-lankan-flower-spray-brooch.html



Opals

http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2014/03/the-multi-color-opal-spray-brooch.html

 

Pearls


http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2016/05/the-diamond-and-pearl-navette-brooch.html

http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2014/06/the-double-swan-brooch.html
http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2012/07/the-pearl-trefoil-brooch.html
http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2016/06/queen-marys-bar-brooch.html
  
http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2013/11/the-richmond-brooch.html

http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2014/02/the-women-of-hampshire-brooch.html


Porcelain


http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2014/06/the-bronte-porcelain-brooch.html



Rubies


http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2014/01/the-queen-mothers-ruby-and-diamond.html

http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2015/06/queen-victorias-crown-ruby-brooch.htmlhttp://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2014/04/the-red-flower-posy-brooch.html


Sapphires


http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2014/04/the-russian-sapphire-cluster-brooch.html


Silver


 

Tourmaline



Turquoise

http://queensjewelvault.blogspot.com/2014/07/the-turquoise-and-diamond-brooch.html


 

Other/Unknown Materials and Stones