Large French Antique Diamond Crescent Brooch

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Crescent motifs were all the rage during the Victorian era and throughout the years we've had the privilege of buying and selling some extraordinary examples; however, this singular and sensational jewel is truly befitting of royalty! Measuring an impressive 2 inches wide and masterfully hand crafted in nineteenth century France in silver over 18K gold, this astonishingly gorgeous brooch is packed to the hilt with over 10 carats of bright-white, ultra-sparkling old mine-cut diamonds arrayed in a double crescent. Majestic and magnifique!

Inventory No. 50-3-4848
Gemstone Details

Diamonds
43 Rose Cut Diamonds
Diamond Total Carat Weight: 1.15 carats
Diamond Clarity: VS2-SI2
Diamond Color: G-J
Diamonds
14 Round Cut Diamonds
Diamond Total Carat Weight: 1.50 carats
Diamond Clarity: VS2-SI2
Diamond Color: G-L
Diamonds
21 Old Mine Cut Diamonds
Diamond Total Carat Weight: 7.75 carats
Diamond Clarity: VS2-SI1
Diamond Color: G-K

Total Diamond Carat Weight:
10.40 cttw
Details
Of the Period
Victorian
Place of Origin
France
Date of Manufacture
Late 19th Century
Period
Late 19th Century
Metal
18k Gold
Silver
Stone
Diamond
Condition
Excellent
Wear
Wear consistent with age and use
Dealer Location
San Francisco, CA
Number of Items
1
Reference Number
LU119502152
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1stdibs seller since 2010
Located in San Francisco, CA

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