This juicy Victorian bohemian Garnet brooch is a delight to behold. A luxurious Victorian gothic Garnet piece, this brooch has a combined Garnet carat weight of 5.00ct!
A huge Garnet cabochon sits centre stage, akin to a delicious pool of deep red wine, perfectly framed by two tiers of rose cut Garnets. These rose cut facets capture the light beautifully revealing fiery scarlet flashes. Complete with a solid 9ct Gold pin, just add this piece to your coat lapel for a touch of antique glamour!
ERA: Victorian (1837-1901).
MEASUREMENTS: The brooch measures 22.5mm wide x 19.5mm long x 8.5mm deep.
The central Garnet Cabochon measures 10.5mm long x 6.5mm wide x 3mm deep. (Approx 2.2ct).
The 14 middle Garnets each measure 2mm in diameter. (Approx 0.6ct).
The 14 Garnets on the outer rim each measure 4mm x 3mm. (Approx 2.2ct)
Approximately 5.0ct Garnet total brooch weight.
MATERIALS: Garnet Gold, 9ct Gold, Garnet.
HALLMARKS: Tests as Garnet Gold with 9ct Gold pin.
This Victorian bohemian Garnet brooch is in very good condition. The Garnets are securely set in the Garnet Gold settings, with only very minor wear commensurate with age. There is one slightly chipped pear-shaped Garnet that's only noticeable under closer inspection. A perfect antique brooch to add a smile to everyone's day!