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Georgian Citrine, Pearl & Ruby Heart Drops Brooch

$3,750.00

Georgian Citrine, Pearl & Ruby Heart Drops Brooch

$3,750.00


Description

DATE: Georgian, c.1800

Fantastic Georgian brooch comprising a principal oval citrine set within a halo of natural pearls and three articulated heart-shaped drops suspended beneath: a central ruby, a rock crystal, and an iolite. The four main gemstones are each set in closed, foil backed mounts allowing the light to reflect back through them enhancing the brightness and vibrancy. Crafted in 15 karat gold and dating from the turn of the 19th century, circa 1800. 

STONES

Citrine, Ruby, Iolite, Rock Crystal, Pearls (all natural stones)

MEASUREMENTS

1.8 x 3.1cm (width by height)

WEIGHT

5.1g

MARKS

No marks present, tests as 15k gold

CONDITION

Very good, some light wear to the gemstones including nibbles to the facet edges and scuffs/scratches. Nothing significant. The c clasp holding the pin is likely a replacement

Georgian Citrine, Pearl & Ruby Heart Drops Brooch Georgian Citrine, Pearl & Ruby Heart Drops Brooch Georgian Citrine, Pearl & Ruby Heart Drops Brooch Georgian Citrine, Pearl & Ruby Heart Drops Brooch