An exquisite genuine amethyst stone and gold plated pin brooch dating to the Victorian Era. It features a large faceted amethyst stone which has deep, rich purple hues. On the back, it has a spring type clasp that was a later replacement. It measures approx. 1 1/4" length and 1 1/8" height. The weight, 17.9 grams. The condition of this item is very good, with minimal wear.