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Lot 0032
A late Victorian gold gem-set brooch. The circular-shape greyish-blue gem collet, within an oval-shape garnet and circular-shape greyish-blue gem double surround, to the raised motif border and lock of hair reverse. AF. Diameter 3.1cms. Weight 9.8gms.


  • Overall condition poor. Scratches, discolouration and dents in keeping with general age and wear.
  • Areas of the of the border are worn.

  • Part of the gem-set surround is bent out of shape.

  • Clear panel on the reverse of brooch needs repair.

  • Pin does not close.

  • Garnets medium redish-purple, fairly well saturated, with good clarity.

  • Stones in fair condition with some abrasion and minor nibbles to the girdle and facet edges.

  • Please see the Important Notices for Purchasers for coloured gemstones.

  • Condition reports are offered as a guide only and we highly recommend inspecting any lot to satisfy yourself as to its condition.

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    A late Victorian gold gem-set brooch. The

    Auction ended on Mon, Mar 13, 2017
    Estimate £120 - £180
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    Augusta House
    19 Augusta Street
    Birmingham, B18 6JA
    United Kingdom
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