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Georgian Yellow & Violet Paste Pansy Brooch

$900.00

Georgian Yellow & Violet Paste Pansy Brooch

$900.00


Description

DATE: Georgian, c.1800

A beautiful antique pansy brooch dating from the late Georgian era, circa 1800. It's set with five paste gemstone "petals", two ultra-pale violet in colour, and three citrine/yellow. The flower head is embellished by texture gold "leaves" and sits atop an "s" shaped stem. Crafted in 15 karat gold throughout.

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STONES 

Paste gemstones (violet stones foil backed)

MEASUREMENTS 

2.8 x 2.5cm

WEIGHT 

2.2g

MARKS 

No marks present, tests as 15k gold

CONDITION 

Very good, general wear commensurate with age and use. Pin has possibly been replaced

Georgian Yellow & Violet Paste Pansy Brooch Georgian Yellow & Violet Paste Pansy Brooch Georgian Yellow & Violet Paste Pansy Brooch Georgian Yellow & Violet Paste Pansy Brooch