This is an ornate antique 9ct gold dark green chrysoberyl cat's eye gemstone bar brooch. The brooch is collet-set with 4 'cushion shaped' cat's eye gemstones each of size 9.5mm x 5.0mm and all in supreme condition. There is decorative 'gold twist metal-work and open work' around the gemstones with central and terminal 'bobble trefoils'. The brooch measures 44mm in length x 15mm width and there is a strong steel pin to its reverse. The brooch is in excellent condition throughout with genuine gemstones and without repair.
*Chrysoberyl is an aluminate of beryllium with the formula BeAl2O4 and is the third-hardest frequently encountered natural gemstone behind diamond and corundum.