ANTIQUE VICTORIAN ENGLISH 15K GOLD ONYX PEARL BLACK ENAMEL MOURNING BROOCH c1880
An antique English, solid 15 carat gold (tests thereabouts) navette-shaped brooch; finely made, with a black enamel motif around a polished gently concave onyx panel, topped with a gold star inset with lustrous pearls. With a glass locket to the back holding an old hair memento.
High quality, very collectible & wearable too!
CONDITION: All original and very, very good. Slightest signs of wear commensurate with age and use.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1880. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: 48 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. 17.0 grams.