Antique 14K Gold Black Onyx Seed Pearl Brooch
Antique 14K gold Victorian bar brooch pin featuring a thick carved bar of black onyx. The concave oval center has a gold wheat sheaf with seed pearls. Most likely worn as a mourning brooch during the second year of mourning with the pearls signifying tears. A lovely piece that can be worn as easily today as it was well over 150 years ago!
Materials: 14 karat gold
Gemstone: Black onyx; seed pearls
Measurements: 2 inches long and 5/8 inches wide.
Condition: No chips or nicks to the onyx and all seed pearls present in fine condition. The pink back is a replacement.