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Antique 1.28ct Diamond Pearl & Garnet 15ct Yellow Gold Hornet Brooch c.1880 (1 of 10)
AC Silver
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Antique 1.28ct Diamond Pearl & Garnet 15ct Yellow Gold Hornet Brooch c.1880

REF: A5878 / LA458806
£1,095
€1,279
$1,377
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Description
A fine and impressive 1.28 carat diamond, pearl and garnet, 15 carat yellow gold brooch in the form of a hornet; part of our antique jewellery and estate jewelry collections. This impressive antique pearl brooch has been crafted in 15ct yellow gold in the form of a hornet. Two of the hornet's wings are ornamented with elongated dutch cut diamonds. The head and thorax are also ornamented with old dutch cut diamonds. The head of this fine brooch is also embellished with two cabochon cut garnet eyes. Completing the hornet is a baroque pearl abdomen, two realistically decorated wings and six realistically modelled legs. This piece of antique jewellery secures to the reverse with a hallmarked hinged pin and hook fastening. The 15ct fineness mark (15k) is struck to the reverse of the hinged pin and hook fastening. The antique pearl brooch is supplied with an independent diamond grading report card. Images do not always reflect the true colour and brilliance of gemstones and diamonds. The video however provides a truer representation of the actual colour and showcases each stone. Diamond Quality Colour (average grades)G Clarity (average grades)P1 Cut Dutch Content (total) 1.28 carats Dimensions Length bar 5.5cm/2.1" Width across wings 2.3cm/0.9" Length of body 1.9cm/0.7" Weight 6.50 grams Origin: France, Europe
declaration
AC Silver has clarified that the Antique 1.28ct Diamond Pearl & Garnet 15ct Yellow Gold Hornet Brooch c.1880 (LA458806) is genuinely of the period declared with the date/period of manufacture being c.1880
condition
This antique pearl insect brooch is fine quality, set with quality gemstones and very high colour graded diamonds. The brooch is a good gauge of gold and is in excellent condition, with clear hallmarks. Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this example of antique insect jewellery.
location
This Antique 1.28ct Diamond Pearl & Garnet 15ct Yellow Gold Hornet Brooch c.1880 is located in Tyne and Wear, United Kingdom