ANTIQUE GEORGIAN ENGLISH 15K GOLD CHRYSOLITE BROOCH & EARRINGS SET c1820
An antique English 15 carat gold (tests thereabouts) brooch & earrings set, with beautiful cannetille decoration around very pale green/yellow, foiled, extremely lustrous chatoyant chrysolites? (or similar, possibly some sort of paste or crystal).
So attractive, lovely quality & very collectible...wearable too!
CONDITION: Generally very good. Slight signs of wear & faint denting commensurate with age and use. Earring wires & pin clasp replacements. Colour of foil in brooch slightly faded.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1820. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: Brooch 31 x 26 mm, earrings 62 long (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter.
WEIGHT: Approx. 23.3 grams.