A stunning antique Victorian period watch pin set with a large oval amethyst framed with a double row of peg set seed pearls.
The bezel set amethyst has beautiful color and clarity, the seed pearls create a sculptural frame.
The tiny pearls are drilled and cemented onto small pegs at the end of each wire- what amazing workmanship!
The outer row of pearls is slightly larger.
The pin has traditional antique pin findings with a wide C clasp as well as a hook to hang a watch, pendant, charm or locket. It can also be used to wear the pin as a pendant.
The pin measures 1" by 7/8", the amethyst is 15mm by 10mm, the pearls are 1 and 2mm.
The C hook is marked 14k, total weight is 4.4 grams.
Excellent condition, no damage or visible wear.
A fine quality Victorian amethyst and seed pearl pin c1880-1900.
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