Stylish Victorian 15ct Gold Brooch - Rare 'Flattened Star Design' c.1890 (1 of 6)
Stylish Victorian 15ct Gold Brooch - Rare 'Flattened Star Design' c.1890 (2 of 6) Stylish Victorian 15ct Gold Brooch - Rare 'Flattened Star Design' c.1890 (3 of 6) Stylish Victorian 15ct Gold Brooch - Rare 'Flattened Star Design' c.1890 (4 of 6) Stylish Victorian 15ct Gold Brooch - Rare 'Flattened Star Design' c.1890 (5 of 6) Stylish Victorian 15ct Gold Brooch - Rare 'Flattened Star Design' c.1890 (6 of 6)

Stylish Victorian 15ct Gold Brooch - Rare 'Flattened Star Design' c.1890

Ref: FIFTY FIVE / LA125972

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Description

A STYLISH  VICTORIAN 15CT GOLD BROOCH - A RARE 'flattened star design' CIRCA 1890 DIMENSIONS: GENEROUS LENGTH = 57 MM (2.2 INCHES) WIDTH AT WIDEST = 17.0 MM  DEPTH = 8.2 MM (INCLUDING HOOK AND PIN)  WEIGHT = 3.6 GRAMS
 
 
CONDITION: IT’S IN SUPERB CONDITION THROUGHOUT

THE FOCAL POINT OF THIS BEAUTIFUL VICTORIAN BROOCH IS THE STYLISH STREAMLINED DESIGN THAT I REFER TO AS A FLATTENED STAR! OTHERWISE BROOCH FOLLOWS CLASSICAL DESIGN OF THE PERIOD WITH LATTICE WORK DESIGN TO FRONT SURFACE, TO THE CENTRE IS A GOLD ROPE EDGING TO AN ATTRACTIVE 8 SEED PEARL CROSSOVER SETTING. BROOCH HAS BOBBLES TO ALL OUTER EDGES.
 
THE REVERSE OF THIS BROOCH IS PLAIN SURFACED HAVING THE TRADITIONAL HINGED PIN AND HOOK ATTACHING SYSTEM. THERE'S A 15 CT GOLD RAMP MARK ON 'PIN HOOK BACK'. (SEE PICTURE).
 
15 CARAT RAMP MARK  IS FOR 0.625% GOLD QUALITY AND CHECK TESTED HERE.
 
This CHARMING brooch is a rich yellow old gold colour typical of hi carat jewellery from this late Victorian period.
 
CONDITION: THE CONDITION OF THIS 120 PLUS YEARS OLD BROOCH IS SUPERB. NO DINTS OR MISS SHAPEN DAMAGE OR BLEMISHES TO DETRACT. THE PIN CLOSES PRECISELY AND SECURELY.  GEMSTONES ARE WITHOUT BLEMISH,  ALL PEARLS APPEAR SECURELY 'POINT' SET.
 
A WONDERFUL DESIGN FOR CONOISSEUR COLLECTORS ITEM - A RARE AND MOST CHARMING 'SPECIAL GIFT' PERHAPS?


Condition

IT’S IN SUPERB CONDITION THROUGHOUT THE CONDITION OF THIS 120 PLUS YEARS OLD BROOCH IS SUPERB. NO DINTS OR MISS SHAPEN DAMAGE OR BLEMISHES TO DETRACT. THE PIN CLOSES PRECISELY AND SECURELY.  GEMSTONES ARE WITHOUT BLEMISH,  ALL PEARLS APPEAR SECURELY 'POINT' SET.