Antique Sapphire, Diamond and Gold Crescent Brooch, Circa 1890
  • Antique Sapphire, Diamond and Gold Crescent Brooch, Circa 1890
  • Antique Sapphire, Diamond and Gold Crescent Brooch, Circa 1890
  • Antique Sapphire, Diamond and Gold Crescent Brooch, Circa 1890
  • Antique Sapphire, Diamond and Gold Crescent Brooch, Circa 1890
  • Antique Sapphire, Diamond and Gold Crescent Brooch, Circa 1890

Antique Sapphire, Diamond and Gold Crescent Brooch, Circa 1890

£4,900.00
S111021B

An antique sapphire and diamond crescent brooch, set with nine, oval and round faceted sapphires, graduating in size, with an estimated stone weight of 1.75ct, alternating with eight pairs of old-cut diamonds, terminating with two old-cut diamonds at each end, with an estimated total diamond weight of 1.00ct, in cut down settings and pierced gallery on the outside and a knife edge setting and flat side on the inner side, mounted in 15ct gold. With pin and roller catch. In Victorian symbolism the crescent or new moon symbolised a new relationship. Hopeful it will "wax" into matrimony, circa 1895.

Data sheet

Period
Circa 1895
Style
Crescent brooch
Metal
Gold
Stone
Sapphire and diamond
Approximate Measurements
Length 64.8, width 5.8 mm approximately
Country of origin
United Kingdom
Condition
Very good - Very little wear, consistent with age and use
Approximate weight
6.13 grams

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