Gorgeous, Art Nouveau, Jugendstil 9ct, 9k, 375 Gold, Peridot Brooch by B H Joseph, Circa 1900
A beautiful Art Nouveau, continental brooch crafted in 9ct yellow gold in the design of an abstract heart & triangle with a pierced design.
Featuring a central 9x6mm oval Peridot mounted in a collet setting.
Complete with matching smaller (4x6mm) Peridot drop.
The Peridots are a lovely lime green, they have a combined carat weight of around 1.84 cts.
Hallmarked: BHJ ( Maker Barnet Henry Joseph) 9ct (denotes 9ct gold)
Peridot is the birthstone for August
It has been a popular choice of gemstone in fine jewellery since the mid-1800s. Peridot jewellery was extremely fashionable in the Victorian and Edwardian eras, due in part to King Edward VII declaring peridot his favourite gemstone
Complete with T-bar & C-clasp fitting
Metal: 9ct Gold
Weight: 3.3 grams
Measurements: 31 x 35mm
Condition: Very Good
Date: Victorian (1837 to 1901).
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