A fabulous antique Victorian combination pin and pendant in 10k rose gold studded with seed pearls and a vibrant opal.
The starburst pin is dimensional, the rays have a great feeling of motion with undulating sculpting.
The center has the fiery opal set with eight sturdy prongs, the sixteen radiating 'arms' are embellished with graduated seed pearls.
The opal has stunning color in predominantly electric green with hints of purple and orange.
The piece has a traditional pin findings with a wide C catch as well as a loop that pivots up so it can be worn as a pendant.
Measures 1.75" square, the opal is 8mm in diameter, total weight is 11.5 grams.
Very well made and in excellent condition, no damage or visible wear, all original.
Unmarked, the gold tested 10k with acid.
A stunning classic antique Victorian pin-pendant c1880-1900s.
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