What a wonderful addition to our collection of Victorian jewellery this antique crescent moon brooch is!
As far as crescent moon brooches go this one has it all! A highly decorated Gold gilt moon set with Pastes twinkling like stars hung in a midnight sky, this romantic antique brooch would make a welcome addition to any outfit!
With a row of alternating blue and white Pastes, skillfully hand cut and polished to perfection. All foil backed, helping to reflect the light grabbing your attention from any direction, this antique crescent moon brooch would make a fantastic gift or look stunning as your "Something Blue" as you walk down the aisle on your special day.
ERA: Victorian c.1900
Length: Total length is 50mm, the pin's length is 30mm.
Width: The crescent moon reaches a total width of 5mm.
Diameter: The Pastes from 2mm in diameter up tp 5mm in diameter.
MATERIALS: Paste, Silver, Gold Gilt
HALLMARKS: None present. Tested as 9ct Gold gilt over Silver.
VERY GOOD: This antique crescent moon brooch is in great condition for its age. The Pastes are all brilliant with very little signs of wear. The settings are all intact keeping the Pastes securely held in place for your peace of mind. The body of the moon itself has no scratches or scuffs due to its frequent use in the past. However, this doesn't minimise its overall beauty and she's certainly got many years left in her!