An outstanding 18K gold begging poodle pin, the shaved parts of the body represented by a carved carnelian and the head set with an emerald eye and a ruby tongue. The back is finished with a hinged double clip. The pin is stamped with French 18K hallmarks and an illegible maker's mark. It is also marked "18K."
Origin: France, ca 1950
Condition: excellent, all original
Dimensions: 2-1/8" x 1-1/8">
Weight: 21.6 grams
Approximate Total Gemstone Weight: ruby, .09 carat; emerald, .07 carat