Antique Austro Hungarian Citrine Brooch, C 1800s
Exquisite antique Austro Hungarian brooch featuring 11 carats of natural citrine gemstones and natural creamy white pearls, Victorian circa late 1800s. Set in a heavy silver mounting, the open back gemstones are punctuated with pearls. Even the back of the brooch is ornately designed which is synonymous with Austro Hungarian pieces of this era. A truly splendid piece of antique jewelry that would look beautiful worn as a brooch or even suspended from a long silk ribbon cord!
Gemstone: Natural Golden Citrine- Center stone is 8.25mm, the six other stone measure 7.25mm with each pearl roughly 2.75mm
Measurements: 1 3/4 inch wide and 1 3/4 inches tall. We will add a fine satin ribbon to suspend the pendant.
Weight: 12.3 grams
Hallmarks: NA - has been tested and verified
Date: Circa late 1800s
Condition: Very good with no chips or nicks to the citrine which displays a deep rich coloring. The pearls are chip and nick free and are all slightly irregular attesting to the beauty of nature. The pin clasp is a replacement.