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Antique Victorian Pearl Diamond Yellow Gold Insect Pin Brooch

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A fine and impressive antique Victorian pearl and 0.17 carat diamond insect pin brooch in 18 karat yellow gold; part of our collection of animal related, pearl and diamond jewelry/jewelry collections This impressive antique insect pin brooch has been crafted in 18k yellow gold in the form of a winged insect. Each of the four wings is accented with an individual Dutch cut diamond. The thorax of the insect is ornamented with an impressive feature bezel set Dutch cut diamond and the abdomen represented by an impressive 5mm pearl. The remainder of this 1890s insect pin is crafted in 18k yellow gold, with a textured finish to the wing borders and hind legs. This impressive example of Victorian jewelry secures with a simple twist design pin to the reverse. The pin is supplied with an independent diamond grading report card. This antique brooch has been independently tested using state of the art technology (Niton XL2 Analyzer) and verified as 18k gold. Images do not always reflect the true color and brilliance of gemstones and diamonds. The video however provides a truer representation of the actual color and showcases each stone. Condition This brooch is fine quality, set with an impressive pearl and very high color graded old cut diamonds. It is a very good gauge of gold and in excellent condition. Diamond Quality Color (average grades) G Clarity (average grades) SI 2 Cut Dutch Content (total) 0.17 carat Dimensions Length from antennae to tip of tail 1.25cm/0.49"" Width across wings 1.4cm/0.55" Length of pin 6.8cm/2.68" Pearl diameter 5mm Date: Circa 1890 Video: A video of this fine piece is available upon request. Reflections in photographs may detract from the true representation of this fine example of antique jewelry / estate jewelry. Item Ref. SKU: A2718

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  • Place of Origin
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  • Date of Manufacture
    Circa 1890
  • Period
  • Condition
  • Condition Details
    This brooch is fine quality, set with an impressive pearl and very high color graded old cut diamonds. It is a very good gauge of gold and in excellent condition.
  • Dimensions
    W 0.55 in. x D 0.49 in.W 13.97 mm x D 12.45 mm
  • Length
    0.49 in. (12.45 mm)
  • Weight
    0.17 ct
  • Seller Location
    Jesmond, GB
  • Seller Reference Number
    A2718
  • Reference Number
    LU12827512642
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