A Cartier sapphire and diamond brooch designed as a single bloom of cherry blossom, £80,000-120,000 at Dawsons.

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Dated to the 1930s, the central stone is a cushion-shape Kashmir sapphire with an ‘intense true blue’ colouration, with an estimated weight of 7ct. The petals are set throughout with old cut diamonds with a total estimated diamond weight of 16ct.

The brooch comes with a GCS report stating the sapphire is from the famed Kashmir mines and shows no indications of heat treatment.

Estimate £80,000-120,000.