18kt Gold Gem-set Poodle Brooch, Van Cleef & Arpels, New York, c. 1950s, with circular-cut garnet collar and ruby eye, lg. 1 3/8 in., no. N.Y.20276, signed, boxed.
Note: A similar example with diamonds is pictured in Set in Style: The Jewelry of Van Cleef & Arpels, p. 133.
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