Modernist Studio Artist Brooch Pin Sterling Silver Rubellite Cabochon Stone

This is a great Modernist Studio Artist Brooch or Pin in Sterling Silver with a cone shape Rubellite Stone. The piece looks hand cut with a hand hammered narrow strip overlay. The pin has all the natural patina and I have not tried or wanted to clean the piece. The value lies in the patina. The rubellite stone is bezel set and forms a cone shape soft point. The clasp is nice and tight and it looks like the roll over clasp was repaired but more likely that is the way it was made I believe as the patination on the back and near the clasp is evenly distributed throughout. Rubellite is a form of tourmaline and when it is found in various shades of dark pink or red color, it is called rubellite. The brooch measures 1 3/4" long and 1 1/4" wide, and weighs 9.2 grams.

Item ID: 1634645


Gender: Female, Age Group: Adult, Color: silver, Size: 1 3/4" long

Modernist Studio Artist Brooch Pin Sterling Silver Rubellite Cabochon Stone

Modernist Studio Artist Brooch Pin Sterling Silver Rubellite Cabochon Stone
Modernist Studio Artist Brooch Pin Sterling Silver Rubellite Cabochon Stone
Modernist Studio Artist Brooch Pin Sterling Silver Rubellite Cabochon Stone

This is a great Modernist Studio Artist Brooch or Pin in Sterling Silver with a cone shape Rubellite Stone. The piece looks hand cut with a hand hammered narrow strip overlay. The pin has all the natural patina and I have not tried or wanted to clean the piece. The value lies in the patina. The rubellite stone is bezel set and forms a cone shape soft point. The clasp is nice and tight and it looks like the roll over clasp was repaired but more likely that is the way it was made I believe as the patination on the back and near the clasp is evenly distributed throughout. Rubellite is a form of tourmaline and when it is found in various shades of dark pink or red color, it is called rubellite. The brooch measures 1 3/4" long and 1 1/4" wide, and weighs 9.2 grams.

Item ID: 1634645


Gender: Female, Age Group: Adult, Color: silver, Size: 1 3/4" long

$99 USD

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