Presented is gold stickpin or tie pin
with large natural Australian opal.
The pin dated C. 1890's.
The mesmerizing opal is of octagonal shape mounted
in custom made coronet head of the pin.
The head is masterfully wrought from 14K gold.
The needle is also 14K gold.
There is no hallmarks, tested 14K gold purity.
Total weight 5 grams.
The head measures 17 mm X 15 mm (approx. 11/16" X 5/8").
The whole pin is 3 1/4" long.
Excellent antique condition.
Antique Victorian Australian Opal 14K Stick Tie Pin