ANTIQUE GEORGIAN ENGLISH 15K GOLD TURQUOISE & CRYSTAL LYRE SHAPED BROOCH c1820
An antique English, solid 15 carat gold (tests thereabouts) brooch; beautifully modelled as a lyre, with applied cannetille, floral & grape highlights, and set with tiny turquoise cabochons, foiled crystals and emerald pastes.
A lovely example...so collectible & very wearable too!
CONDITION: Very good. Slightest signs of wear commensurate with age and use. Pin itself an old replacement.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1820. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 35 x 21 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. 4.9 grams.