This sublime French fancy has our hearts racing, we simply love this Victorian 18ct Gold Turquoise and Pearl target brooch! .
The more you look at this historical piece of jewellery the more intricacies you notice.
The lustrous Pearl cluster is stunningly beautiful, they lure you in and then POP! there's the vivid Turquoise cabochon cluster that is in fact on its own drop down piece circling the most magnificent Pearl at the centre!
We adore the incredible hand painted black enamel border detailing which really takes this brooch to another level of magnificence!
ERA: Victorian (1837-1901)
MEASUREMENTS: The pendant is 28.5mm long x 23.5mm wide.
The central Pearl is 6.5mm in diameter.
The smaller Pearls are 2.3mm in diameter.
The Turquoise cabochons are 3.5mm x 2.6mm.
MATERIALS: 18ct Gold, Turquoise, Pearl, Black Enamel
HALLMARKS: Eagle's head for 18ct Gold.
EXCELLENT: This Victorian 18ct Gold Turquoise and Pearl target brooch is in impeccable condition. The Pearls have been looked after very well indeed over their long lifespan without a scratch in sight. The Turquoise are so amazingly vibrant and smooth, all set securely in the 18ct Gold settings. The black enamel border is strong and precise, it has stood the test of time which is fantastic. The brooch clasp is in perfect working order, ready to show off this exquisite antique for all to see on your coat lapel or scarf!