ANTIQUE GEORGIAN PERIOD 9K GOLD ANCHOR SEPIA MINIATURE MOURNING BROOCH c1780
An antique English solid 9 carat gold (tests thereabouts) navette-shaped brooch, set with a rounded glass holding a hand painted sepia mourning miniature depicting a maiden with an anchor (symbolising hope) and a ship in the background.
100% guaranteed totally original, very wearable & fabulously collectable!
CONDITION: All original and very, very good. Slight signs of wear commensurate with age and use, faint fading to the miniature - see pictures.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1780/90. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 31 x 17 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. 3.6 grams.