ANTIQUE VICTORIAN PERIOD ENGLISH 15K GOLD PINK FOILED CRYSTAL BROOCH c1850
An antique English, solid 15 carat gold (tests thereabouts) brooch; beautifully made, with ornate scroll-type design, gold chain swags and set with wonderful bright pink foiled rock crystals.
A high quality, beautiful and typically Victorian brooch!
CONDITION: All original and very good. Slight signs of wear, an old wired repair to hinge area - easily improved if desired. Tarnish easily cleaned up. Some foiled deterioration - see pictures.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1850. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 60 x 46 mm, not including chains (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter.
WEIGHT: Approx. 11.4 grams.