More from The Joy of Jewels


The Joy of Jewels


Donna Rutherford, Half Moon Bay CA   

Shop Special! Antique Cushion Cut Paste Georgian Brooch 15K Gold ~ Georgian PeriodShop Special! Antique Cushion Cut Paste Georgian Brooch 15K Gold ~ Georgian PeriodShop Special! Antique Cushion Cut Paste Georgian Brooch 15K Gold ~ Georgian PeriodShop Special! Antique Cushion Cut Paste Georgian Brooch 15K Gold ~ Georgian PeriodShop Special! Antique Cushion Cut Paste Georgian Brooch 15K Gold ~ Georgian PeriodShop Special! Antique Cushion Cut Paste Georgian Brooch 15K Gold ~ Georgian Period

For your consideration is this large wonderful sparkling paste brooch set in a 15K gold mount.

The white paste stones are multi-faceted and cushion cut. Each stone is safely collet set. The center largest stone measures 11mm x 11mm. The outer pastes measure approximately 9mm x 9mm. In between each paste there is a delicate, hand chased leaf decoration. The setting is made of gold and has been professionally tested for 15K which was very typical of the time period. Generally this type of piece was set in Silver with a gold vermeil. It is lovely to have this mount be solid gold. It was likely made for a higher end client.. The piece is all original including the C clasp and pin.

The brooch measures 1 1/2 x 1 1/2" and weighs 11 grams.

The pastes look like diamonds as all were hand cut by a gem cutter who would cut paste one day, then diamonds, rubies or emeralds the next.

Condition is Very good to Excellent with only some very gentle wear to pastes consistent with age. Circa 1830, A wonderful Late Georgian, Early Victorian piece. Questions are always welcome and encouraged.

Please Note: A simple cord or ribbon can be added and this make a lovely necklace.

Item ID: JOY1959


Gender: Female, Age Group: Adult, Color: White Paste / Gold, Size: 1 1/2 x 1 1/2"

If you were the pending buyer of this item, go to My Account to view, track and check payment for this item.


Shop Special! Antique Cushion Cut Paste Georgian Brooch 15K Gold ~ Georgian Period

$428 USD SOLD

Questions about this item?
Email Shop

The Joy of Jewels


Donna Rutherford
Half Moon Bay
CA
  

God Bless Our Troops near and Far. Please bring them home at Godspeed. From a Military Mom

NEW.. Please Look for my Shop Specials for the Month. Simply type in Shop Special in the search box for my Shop

Exclusive Ruby Lane Member since 2010

Shipping & Handling:
USPS Priority Mail
$6.25 USD
Insurance:$8.45 USD
Shipping to: USA
change
other services