ANTIQUE ENGLISH 15K GOLD SAPPHIRE & DIAMOND COMET BROOCH c1800s
An antique English, solid 15 carat gold (tests thereabouts) brooch; beautifully modelled as a comet, and set with sparkling white old mine-cut diamonds and bright blue natural sapphires.
Beautiful, very collectable & wearable too!
CONDITION: Very good. Head & tail section possibly an old marriage. Slightest signs of wear commensurate with age and use. Appears to have the cluster added atlater date. Pin fittings an old replacement, someold solder visible.
DATE/MARKS: 19th Century. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 40 x 10 mm (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter.
WEIGHT: Approx. 3.7 grams.