Three natural yellow citrine gemstones totaling 27 carats, are prong set high in an ornate engraved sterling silver frame in this extra large antique Victorian brooch pin, circa 1870s. The gemstones have a lovely warm glow with the engraving even present on the prongs. A tubular hinge, elongated pin stem and a c-clasp hold the brooch securely. There is a small ring should you want to add a safety pin catch. Citrine represents the zodiac sign for Sagittarius, the birthstone month of November, and the gemstone for the 13th anniversary of marriage. Perfect understated elegant gift idea for the lady in your life!
Materials: Sterling silver
Gemstone: Natural Citrine - 16.5mm x 13mm - all three total 27 carats
Measurements: 3 inches long not including the elongated pin stem and a tad over 1 inch wide
Weight: 28 grams
Hallmarks: NA - tested and guaranteed to be sterling silver
Condition: Very good the citrines chip and nick free and a nice patina to the silver.
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Our collection consists of pieces that are of antique and vintage condition, which means that all our items are secondhand and used. Customers are not purchasing 'new', 'perfect’, and 'unworn items', and as such, should expect wear and imperfection. It should be expected that these pieces will have normal wear and tear according to their age. Wear could include patina, scuffs on the gold, slightly loose but secure stones, and light scratches on the stones. We try our best to accurately photograph everything with detailed pictures that can be enlarged and will point out any flaws we feel are noteworthy. Please review the photos carefully before purchasing and reach out to us with any questions.