Victorian Gold Ribbon, Bow & Heart Motif Brooch c1885. Stunning Brooch set with Diamonds, Sapphires & Pearl. A stunning Victorian 9ct Gold Sapphire, Diamond & Pearl set'Ribbon, Bow & Heart Motif' Brooch, which dates to c1885 (please see close up photographs, which form an integral part of this description). This wonderful Antique Brooch, which weighs 5.8 grams, has been beautifully crafted in Gold (tests as approximately 9ct), with Silver applied to the front to enable the Goldsmith to set the Diamonds (at this time Platinum was not available, therefore Silver was the precious metal of choice for setting Diamonds). The Brooch comprises of a Knife Edge Bar with a Sapphire set Terminal to either end with a beautiful'Ribbon & Bow' Centrepiece that is centrally set with a Sapphire (diameter approx' 4.0mm) within a Diamond Surround - all supporting a Diamond set Heart Shaped Drop on a Knife Edge Bar set with a Pearl - to create a Brooch that is just sublime.Typical of the Period this fine quality Victorian Romantic Brooch, which measures approx' 4.9cms long by approx' 2.5cms high (including the Drop), is unmarked, but it is guaranteed to be made from solid Gold & Silver as described. O verall the Brooch is in superb condition with only wear, as shown, commensurate with age. The Brooch comes complete & ready to wear with it's original hinge, pin &'C' Clasp and is presented in it's original Fitted Case, which has a lovely Green Velvet & Green Satin Silk Lining that are all in good condition, however commensurate with age the exterior of the box shows wear, as shown (although the push button clasp still works perfectly). In summary, this is a stunning Victorian 9ct Gold Sapphire, Diamond & Pearl set'Ribbon, Bow & Heart Motif' Brooch, which dates to c1885 - it is quite simply sublime. Any Questions Please Dont Hesitate to Ask.
More examples of the finest quality Victorian & Edwardian Antique Jewellery. The item "Antique Victorian 9ct Gold Sapphire & Diamond Ribbon & Bow Brooch c1885 in Case" is in sale since Saturday, September 21, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewellery\Vintage Fine Jewellery\Victorian (1837-1901)".The seller is "lillybumblebeevictorianjewels" and is located in Hamilton. This item can be shipped worldwide.