Set to feature is a rotund bug brooch, with a body beautifully crafted out of cultured pearl and its wings set with diamonds which has an estimate of £1 200- 1 800.

Other highlights from the sale include hummingbird brooch with cabochan ruby eyes, a gold beak and enchanting iridescent feathered wings. The circa 1870 piece is similar to those that are in the V & A collection and is estimated to fetch between £500-700.

Inspired by Fellows upcoming sale on 13th August, check out Barnebys selection of bug bling. Click on the lot to visit the sale.

A gem set insect pendant

Low estimate: £150

Lyon & Turnbull