A fabulous Victorian renaissance revival brooch in 10K yellow gold (tested) and set with a large amethyst, circa 1865. The brooch has fine black and white enameling over a three dimensional engraved gold surface with granulation. The amethyst is a deep lavender color and measures approx. 16mm by 20mm. It is inlayed with three gold set seed pearls. The brooch is 1 3/4" wide by 1" high. It has a replaced clasp and a loop for wearing as a pendant. Guaranteed to be as described.