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Arts & Crafts Moonstone Silver Brooch (4.98ct), Attributed to Bernard Instone

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SKU: 8575

Description:

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This is a delightful Arts & Crafts Moonstone Silver brooch, attributed to the renowned Arts & Crafts jeweller Bernard Instone. Instone's designs are highly sought after and certainly a gem to collectors of antique jewellery.

The brooch features beautiful leaf detailing which adorns the brooch. Inlaid, are five luminous Moonstones which are sumptuously smooth to the touch. This is a brooch which your jewellery box will be crying out for!

Item Details:

ERA: Arts & Crafts Era (1880-1920).

MEASUREMENTS: Brooch measures 51mm long x 48mm wide.
Five Moonstones graduate from 6.5mm to 7mm (approx 4.98ct total).
Weight: 18.9g.

MATERIALS: Silver, Moonstone (approx 4.98ct).

HALLMARKS:  "SILVER" tag on brooch back. Tests as Silver throughout.

Condition:

EXCELLENT. This Arts & Crafts Moonstone brooch is in excellent condition! Each of the Moonstones are secure within their settings and perfectly smooth. The Silver openwork and leaf design have accrued a wonderful natural patina which adds to the charm of this brooch. The C clasp is in perfect working order meaning you can wear this brooch with confidence! Although the brooch isn't signed, in our experience it's in keeping with the work of Bernard Instone in terms of both the design and manufacture!