This is an original and spectacular pin by the renowned Beverly Hills master goldsmith William Ruser, c. 1950's - 1960s. A sizable, Mississippi freshwater baroque pearl set with six full cut diamonds serves as the "cloud" on which stands a cherub. The cherub is holding a hymn book and is singing with his mouth wide open. He has a pearl halo, Mississippi freshwater pearl wings and sapphire eyes. The pin measures 2" x 1 3/4" and is in excellent condition. The diamonds are set in platinum and are about .05 carat each - for a total weight of about .3 carat. The pin weighs 19.8 grams and is fully signed "Ruser", 14k and irid plat. Any dark marks on the photos are reflections only.