BEAUTIFUL ANTIQUE ENGLISH 18K GOLD ENAMEL RUBY & IMPERIAL TOPAZ BROOCH c1890
An antique English, solid 18 carat gold (tests thereabouts) brooch; beautifully made, with wonderful green & white enamel decoration and bright pink-red rubies surrounding a natural imperial topaz.
Wow - such a fabulous quality brooch...immensely collectible & so wearable!
CONDITION: All original and very, very good. Slightest signs of wear & one or two minor abrasions to topaz commensurate with age and use.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1880/1900. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 26 x 24 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. 8.8 grams.