Ooze decadence and luxury of the highest quality wearing this magnificent large Silver antique Paste brooch, the most perfect Victorian accessory!
Such a glorious array of hand cut white Paste beauties with vivid sparkles bedazzle the senses beautifully in a central cluster design. A darling twinkling spread surrounds the cluster suggesting a shimmering floral and leaf design which is utterly stunning.
All made and set in Sterling Silver, the bright Paste really stands out against its lovely natural patina making for an exquisite statement brooch, or add it to your favourite Silver chain for a modern twist on this antique delight!
ERA: Early Victorian c.1850
MEASUREMENTS: The brooch is 46mm wide x 30mm long x 6.5mm deep.
The largest Paste is 8.5mm x 7.5mm down to the smallest at 1mm.
MATERIALS: Sterling Silver, White Paste
HALLMARKS: None present, tested as Sterling Silver
VERY GOOD: This large Silver antique Paste brooch is in fabulous condition for her age! The Sterling Silver openwork has been masterfully designed with the Paste settings perfectly executed with lovely, neat precision. The Paste is extremely bright which is fantastic as with age, Paste normally darkens unlike with this wonderful piece. There are two smaller gem replacement stones that have been matched well to fit in with all the others. The pin and barrel clasp hinge is still in incredible working order, you can wear this brooch all day long with complete confidence!