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Early Victorian Coral Serpent Brooch

$2,000.00

Early Victorian Coral Serpent Brooch

$2,000.00


Description

DATE: Victorian, c.1850

A superb quality early Victorian serpent brooch dating from the 1850s. The snake is arranged in a tight, looping coil, and holds in its mouth a coral orb. With ruby eye, and further coral drop, it's a great looking piece. Modelled in 18 karat gold and looking as striking as the day it was made.

STONES 

Coral and Ruby

MEASUREMENTS 

2.8 x 4.0cm

WEIGHT 

6.2g

MARKS 

No marks present, tests as 18k gold

CONDITION 

Very good, some light wear commensurate with age

Early Victorian Coral Serpent Brooch Early Victorian Coral Serpent Brooch Early Victorian Coral Serpent Brooch Early Victorian Coral Serpent Brooch Early Victorian Coral Serpent Brooch