If you love bright Paste antique jewellery and nature-inspired pieces, then this large Victorian Silver Paste bird brooch should certainly capture your attention!
Embellished with some of the most brilliant white Paste gems we have ever seen, this brooch comes alive in all lighting conditions. Plus, when you look closely, you can see that this bird brooch as ruby red cabochon Paste eyes - how marvellous!
ERA: Victorian, c.1900.
MEASUREMENTS: Brooch 32.5mm long x 67mm wide.
White Paste gems graduate from 1.5mm diameter to 5mm diameter.
Red Paste gems 1.5mm diameter.
MATERIALS: Sterling Silver, Metal, Paste
HALLMARKS: "925S", pin tested as Metal.
EXCELLENT: This Victorian Silver Paste bird brooch is in impeccable condition, which is impressive considering it's approximately 120 years of age. All of the Paste gems are intact throughout, with no chips, scratches or abrasions. Plus, the entire body of the brooch feels hardy and robust, and the Metal pin can be easily manoeuvred and secured within its c-clasp, promising many more years of enjoyment. Overall, an exemplary antique Paste brooch!