Pretty Victorian 15ct, 15k, 625 Gold & Pearl crescent moon, sweetheart brooch Circa 1890
Antique, crescent moon brooch, beautifully made with fifteen graduated, half natural seed pearls mounted in the shape of a crescent moon.
The Victorians were very sentimental and crescent moon brooches (known as honeymoon brooches) were given to the bride by the groom on their honeymoon.
The crescent moon symbolizes change, the change in their life as they unite in marriage!
Complete with gold pin and C-clasp fitting.
Hallmarked: none – tested as 15carat gold
Pearl is the birthstone for June
MEASUREMENTS: 40 x 4.5mm
WEIGHT: 3.3 GRAMS
HALLMARKS: as above
CONDITION: Very good
DATE: Victorian (1837 to 1901)
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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.