Victorian 15ct Gold, Amethyst & Seed Pearl Brooch, Lace/Fichu pin

Victorian 15ct Gold, Amethyst & Seed Pearl Brooch, Lace/Fichu pin

A fabulous antique brooch beautifully made in 15carat gold, featuring a large 17 x 13mm faceted amethyst, mounted in a gold frame set with twenty-five, 2mm half natural pearls.

The amethyst 'Rose de France' gemstone is a beautiful lilac colour with pink hues, and an estimated carat weight of 11ct.

Complete with T-bar and C- clasp fitting.

Fichu (or lace) pins often have a longer, stronger base metal pin that extends further than the brooch. This is due to the weight and thickness of the garments worn during this period.

Amethyst is a birthstone for February.


MEASUREMENTS: 24 x 18.5mm


HALLMARKS: 15ct (denotes 15ct gold) with base metal pin


DATE: Victorian (1837 to 1901)


"Rose de France" is a variety of amethyst, it is a beautiful lilac colour with light pinkish tones. Also known as lavender amethyst, the gemstone has become highly popular in the last few decades due to its fascinating color!


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