Antique Victorian Bohemian Garnet Butterfly Brooch
An adorable fluttering bohemian garnet butterfly brooch circa 1800s antique Victorian era. Five large rose cut open back garnets are surrounded with smaller garnets taking the shape of a detailed butterfly complete with antennae all rendered in a gold pinchbeck metal. An elongated pin stem, tubular hinge and rollover clasp complete this delightful antique garnet pin. Superb!
Measurements: 1 5/8 in. wide and 1 1/4 in. tall
Circa: mid to late 19th century, Victorian
Condition: Very, very good with no chips or nicks and a lovely warm patina to the pinchbeck gold metal. All garnets are present