ANTIQUE ENGLISH 15K GOLD SILVER RUBY & DIAMOND TIARA / DIADEM / NECKLACE c1900
A super quality antique English 15 carat gold (tests thereabouts) backed & silver fronted en tremblant diadem; beautifully made, and set with sparkling old cut diamonds and bright natural rubies, with removable screw fittings and a chain attachment for wear as a necklace.
Wow - elegant, fabulous original condition & so collectible...not to mention wearable!
CONDITION: All original and very, very good. Faintest signs of wear commensurate with age and use.
DATE/MARKS: Around 1890/1900. Not marked.
DIMENSIONS: Head section just under 3 ½ inches long, 17 inches long as a necklace (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter.
WEIGHT: Approx. 18.3 grams in total with fittings.