This lovely Edwardian Openwork Brooch is set with a Beautiful Amethyst Glass Cabochon.
The Piercing and stylized Border has an open design which allows the fabric under neath to be glimpsed. The Pin is made with Rolled Gold Filled and The Pins stem and Clasp of the Pin are both Gold Filled.
This is such a Romantic and Etherial Jewel and the Amethyst Glass Cab is in perfect condition with no scratches. This is a very Gently used Brooch that still has many years of wear left to enjoy.
Most Shops would list this Stone as Amethyst, without question. However, it is a Beautifully Cabbed and faceted Glass that was made in the Rhine Area of Germany, and is a Fine example of such beautiful Rhinestone work. As a fine Synthetic Amethyst, it is a Beauty, and has no surface wear whatsoever.
This is a Lovely Brooch to add to any Romantic Jewelry Collection or to wear with your Downton Abbey Ensemble. The Back of the Brooch is in Good condition and the Pin stem and catch are in fine working order.
This Beauty of a Brooch is ready to be worn and enjoyed. The Fine condition suggests that it was a special Brooch, both in
sentiment and care of keeping. I am certain that it was a treasured favorite of the previous owner and it hails to a more gentle time.
It will be stunning to wear on any outfit and looks like a much more valuable Jewel. The Gold is not "gleamy bright" but a soft buff rich gold that accentuates this piece with understated elegance.
Antique Edwardian Brooch with Amethyst Glass Cabochon