This Art Nouveau Silver insect brooch is sweet, versatile and sure to look fabulous with many an outfit!
With the Moonstones flashing iridescent tones of milky grey and pale blue and set in Sterling Silver with a lovely tarnish adding to her antique charm, this bug brooch would make a wonderful addition to your collection!
Natural inclusions are visible in the larger of the two Moonstone cabochons, a quality only found in genuine antique jewellery and an aspect which we love that adds to the gemstone's individuality.
Either pin her to your coat, wear her at the top of a buttoned-up blouse or use her as a pendant by simply adding this cute Art Nouveau brooch to a Silver chain!
ERA: Art Nouveau (1890-1910)
MEASUREMENTS: 26mm long x 11mm wide x 6mm deep
The large Moonstone measures 14mm long x 8mm wide x 5mm deep
The smaller Moonstone is 8mm in diameter x 7mm deep
MATERIALS: Sterling Silver, Moonstone
HALLMARKS: None present, tested as Sterling Silver
This Art Nouveau Silver insect brooch is in great antique condition. Then Moonstones are smooth and free from any major chips or cracks and their settings keep them securely held in place. The Silver is in good condition with no damage to the legs or face. There are some signs of wear to the Moonstones, but nothing that compromises their integrity, and there is wear to the Silver settings but this in no way affects their ability to keep the stones held in place. The brooch pin is in fine working order making this piece of antique jewellery a great choice for a gift or special treat for yourself!