lot 414

A Fabulous 14 Carat Gold Stag Beetle Brooch by J. V. Aarne set with diamonds, small ruby eyes and an oval opal cabochon to the body, stamped with maker's initials J.V.A. [Johan Victor Aarne (1863-after 1920) joined Fabergé in 1891 signed B.A. and left in 1917 to start his own workshop in Viipuri, Finland until early 1920's Signature was J.V.A].