Long 18ct Gold, Silver-Fronted, Sapphire and Diamond Bar Brooch

Long 18ct Gold, Silver-Fronted, Sapphire and Diamond Bar Brooch

Regular price R 12,500

Long 18ct Gold, Silver-Fronted, Sapphire and Diamond Bar Brooch
 
The extra-long, antique, silver-fronted, 18ct yellow gold bar brooch, has an open-work decorative element in the centre. This element is set with a diamond-shaped natural blue sapphire (10.5mm x 7.25mm – circa 1.0ct) and ten round, old-cut diamonds (circa 0.15ct each). The brooch has a 18ct yellow gold needle and closure. The brooch has undeciphered gold marks – possibly Portuguese – and has been electronically scan tested to be silver-fronted 18ct yellow gold.
 
Weight                                    8.6g
Age                                         Circa 1880
Dimensions                             10.9cm long x 12.5mm max. width
Condition                                Excellent
Stock Code                             AJ826