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Early Victorian "Peace & Love" Micromosaic Brooch

Early Victorian "Peace & Love" Micromosaic Brooch

$2,600.00


Description

DATE: Victorian, c.1850

A sweet early Victorian period micromosaic brooch featuring two doves with olive branch, and Cupid's bow and arrows... making the meaning "Peace and Love". The two motifs are formed on a sky blue backdrop within an eight-pointed star, and the micromosaic itself is mounted in 15 karat gold with rope twist and granulated decoration.

STONES 

Tesserae 

MEASUREMENTS 

3.7 x 3.7cm

WEIGHT 

16.7g

MARKS 

No marks present, tests as 15k gold

CONDITION 

Very good, one or two pieces of tessera are missing

Early Victorian Peace & Love Micromosaic Brooch Early Victorian Peace & Love Micromosaic Brooch Early Victorian Peace & Love Micromosaic Brooch Early Victorian Peace & Love Micromosaic Brooch Early Victorian Peace & Love Micromosaic Brooch

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