A lovely ornate Victorian gold bar pin beautifully crafted in 10k yellow gold.
A graceful foliate design features an orchid embellished with tiny seed pearls and turquoise.
The repousse leaves are textured and have fine engraved veins, they clearly show the beginning influence of the Arts & Crafts design.
The fine stems curl around the bar and center flower, the design is flowing and graceful.
Excellent condition, no damage or wear, the flower is riveted through a tube so that it has some movement.
Measures 2.25" by .5", the orchid is 5/8" by .5", the center pearl is 2mm.
The catch finding is a long covered C hook.
Unmarked, the pin and findings tested 10k with acid, total weight is 3.4 grams.
An absolutely stunning antique Victorian pin c1870-80s.
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