This French 18ct Gold natural cornflower blue Sapphire "stars" brooch is a celestial dream! Inlaid with a beautiful cornflour blue Sapphire and sprinkled with bright rose cut Diamonds, this is a piece you're destined to fall in love with.
Each of the gemstones are nestled snugly within their star settings, giving this Victorian brooch a magical and galactic feel. Imagine wearing this piece with a crisp white shirt for that all important touch of Victorian glamour!
ERA: Victorian, c.1880-1900.
MEASUREMENTS: Brooch is 31mm x 31mm.
Sapphire is 3.4mm in diameter x 2.2mm deep (approx 0.18ct).
Diamonds are approx 2.1mm in diameter each (approx 0.31ct total).*
*Please note the unique and irregular shape of Rose-cut Diamonds prohibit their accurate carat weight assessment. Carat weights provided are estimates only and based on the carat spread of equivalent sized modern round brilliant-cut Diamonds.
MATERIALS: 18ct Gold, Rose Cut Diamonds, Natural Sapphire.
HALLMARKS: French Eagle's Head on pin and c-clasp for French 18ct Gold. Tests as 18ct Gold throughout.
EXCELLENT. This is a splendid French 18ct Gold natural cornflower blue Sapphire "stars" brooch in excellent condition! The "Gypsy" set diamonds and Sapphire are all securely set, with no chips to note and wonderful dazzle. The c-clasp and pin work beautifully together allowing you to wear this piece with the utmost confidence. The Gold itself has a wonderful matt finish, and very minimal surface wear to note.