Mid-Victorian Bar Brooch with Prong-Set Red Stone

$40.00

Mid-Victorian bar brooch with prong-set red stone.  Circa 1880.  This substantial gold-tone bar brooch has a central shell motif featuring a prong-set red stone.  The central motif is surrounded on either side by a stylized leaf frond emerging from a smaller silver-tone ring.  At each of the lobed ends of the brooch there are three quatrefoil elements.  The large tube hinge and the c-clasp date this piece to the mid-Victorian era.  This is a very old pin and shows signs of wear on the matte surface behind the decorative elements.  However, the hinge works smoothly, the pin is straight and the c-clasp holds securely. For the fan of Victoriana or Steampunk style, this brooch would make a welcome gift.

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Description

Mid-Victorian bar brooch with prong-set red stone.  Circa 1880.  This substantial gold-tone bar brooch has a central shell motif featuring a prong-set red stone.  The central motif is surrounded on either side by a stylized leaf frond emerging from a smaller silver-tone ring.  At each of the lobed ends of the brooch there are three quatrefoil elements.  The large tube hinge and the c-clasp date this piece to the mid-Victorian era.  This is a very old pin and shows signs of wear on the matte surface behind the decorative elements.  However, the hinge works smoothly, the pin is straight and the c-clasp holds securely. For the fan of Victoriana or Steampunk style, this brooch would make a welcome gift.

Dimensions
It is 2¾ inches (7 cm) long and ¾ inch (2 cm) wide.

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Additional information

Weight.5 lbs
Dimensions7.5 × 7.0 × 1.0 in

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