Circa 1860A Rare, Antique, diamond swan brooch featuring a swimming Swan with a mabe pearl for its body framed in a gold setting with rose-cut diamond studded neck, wings, tail and feet. The swan is embellished with a tiny cabachon ruby eye.
This stunning brooch can also be worn as a pendant (it has a matching diamond bail).
The swan is mounted with forty-three rose-cut diamonds set in silver and gold.
Not hallmarked – tested as 15ct gold
MEASUREMENTS: 25 x 25.5mm (including bail)
WEIGHT: 7.2 GRAMS
HALLMARKS: as above
CONDITION: Good antique condition
DATE: Victorian (1837 to 1901)