This charming antique Moonstone bug brooch is a dainty piece from the famous Arts and Crafts movement. A rare piece full with individual character, this is a must-have for any collector.
Crafted from Sterling Silver, this naturalistic brooch is a fantastic gift for a loved one (or yourself!) who loves critters and the natural world. The two Moonstones which make up the bug's body possess a gorgeous adularescence, revealing lavender and deep blue tones in natural light.
The pretty simplicity of this brooch means that it can be worn for a range of both casual and formal occasions, a fabulous example of Arts and Crafts craftsmanship and aesthetics.
ERA: Arts and Crafts (1880-1920)
MEASUREMENTS: 16mm long x 18.5mm wide x 6mm deep.
Larger Moonstone 7mm in diameter x 3.5mm deep. (Approx 1.19ct).
Smaller Moonstone 4.5mm in diameter x 3mm deep. (Approx 0.4ct).
Total Moonstone weight is approx. 1.59ct.
MATERIALS: Sterling Silver, Moonstone
HALLMARKS: None present, tested as Sterling Silver.
EXCELLENT: This antique Moonstone bug brooch is in wonderful condition! Both Moonstones are intact in their settings and their is minimal signs of wear to the brooch overall, giving you plenty of confidence for the centuries to come. This small but mighty brooch is a wonderful piece to add to your antique jewellery collection!
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INCLUDED WITH YOUR ORDER:
This item will arrive beautifully gift wrapped in a Lillicoco presentation box, tied up with a pink ribbon. You’ll also receive a handwritten information booklet and free polishing cloth too!
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