ANTIQUE GEORGIAN PERIOD ENGLISH 9K GOLD GARNET HARP / LYRE SHAPED BROOCH c1820
An antique English, solid 9 carat gold (tests thereabouts) brooch; beautifully modelled as a harp or lyre, with twisted cable strings and set with flat-topped foiled garnets.
A beautiful, distinctive and wonderfully wearable antique brooch!
CONDITION: Slight signs of wear commensurate with age and use, a few tiny nicks to garnets - see pictures. Shape & strings a little distorted, nothing of consequence. Pin fittings old replacements.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1800/20. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 37 x 31 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. 7.9 grams.