Fine, Victorian 15ct, 15k, 625 Gold Blackamoor & rose-cut Diamond stick, tie, cravat pin in antique box
This stunning antique, stickpin features a three dimensional blackamoor bust mounted on a gold barley twist pin.
Intricately carved from a piece of banded Agate, is the head and shoulders of lady, beautifully decorated with a tiny rose-cut diamond mounted star forming a crown / tiara. There are an additional seven tiny rose-cut diamonds mounted at the top of her garment (please see images).
The carving includes fine facial detail and a chinon hairstyle with a very tiny stripe of the Agate following the spiral design.
in a claw setting on a rose gold barley twist pin.
Not hallmarked – tested as 15ct.
This rare and highly collectable stick pin is beautifully presented in a royal blue velvet box with cream velvet and silk interior.
MEASUREMENTS: 6.5 x 67mm
WEIGHT: 1.6 grams
HALLMARKS: None – tested 15ct gold
CONDITION: Very good (though the box shows signs of wear)
DATE: Victorian (1837 to 1901)
PRODUCT CODE: ST271