Gorgeous Art Nouveau, 9ct, 9k, 375 Gold Amethyst & natural seed Pearl brooch pin, C1895
Fabulous Victorian brooch beautifully made in 9carat gold, featuring a large 13 x 10mm, faceted Amethyst gemstone, mounted in a millgrain setting. The Amethyst is framed with an open worked, pearl decorated, foliate surround. A lovely example from the Art Nouveau era.
The Amethyst is a beautiful purple with pink and lilac hues, estimated carat weight: 6.50 carats
Amethyst is the traditional birthstone for February
Pearl is the traditional birthstone for June
Total measurement is 23 x 20.5mm
Complete with T-bar and C- clasp fitting.
Antique brooches tend to have a longer pin, (that extends further than the brooch) this is due to the weight and thickness of the garments worn during this period.
Hallmarked: 9ct (denotes 9ct gold)
MEASUREMENTS: 23 x 20.5mm
WEIGHT: 4.8 GRAMS
HALLMARKS: as above
DATE: Victorian (1837 to 1901)
Please note that images have been enlarged to show detail. All measurements are listed in the description.
All items are Antique, Vintage and/or Pre-owned and will naturally have signs of wear & tear commensurate with age. Antique boxes are for display purposes only unless otherwise stated the item will be sent in a Leatherette & Velvet box.