This Georgian 15ct Gold Amethyst Paste mourning brooch is ever so special! A sentimental piece steeped in antique history, we are intrigued by her past. Every inch of this brooch is adorned with twinkling Fuchsia hued Paste gems, complimented by poignant woven hair work at her centre, a memory of a loved one lost to time.
A customary part of Georgian mourning traditions, this antique brooch is a testament to love, care and human connection. This highly prized collectable will elevate your collection, and is a one of a kind antique teasure!
ERA: Georgian (1714-1837).
MEASUREMENTS: Brooch is 16.5mm tall x 21.5mm wide.
Purple Paste stones measure approx. 2mm in diameter.
Pin is 26.5mm in length.
MATERIALS: 15ct Gold, Pink Paste, hair.
STAMPS & HALLMARKS: None present.
PACKAGING: Your order will be gift wrapped free of charge in a Lillicoco cardboard box made from recycled materials, tied with a ribbon.
VERY GOOD-EXCELLENT: This Georgian 15ct Gold Amethyst Paste mourning brooch is in excellent condition. All of the Paste stones are present, secure in their settings and oozing with vibrance. The hair has been wonderfully preserved, and her desirable 15ct Gold is radiant. Boasting a long sturdy pin which hooks closed tightly ensures security when worn. She has one small chip on right hand side and slight discolouration around her hinge and pin, but apart from that she is exquisite! Remarkable condition for an antique piece this age, the perfect gift for a Georgian jewellery collector.