Victorian Locket Diamond Snake Brooch
Beautiful resplendent nineteenth-century snake brooch with a locket back containing a loose .37 carat diamond. The snake head is crowned with red garnet paste gemstones and his body encircles a glass locket compartment that opens from the back. Jewelry featuring snakes has been worn and adored by many ancient and modern civilizations. Throughout history, the symbol of the snake has signified everlasting love for eternity. This lovely piece comes with a GIA certificate.
Materials: Gold overlay
Gemstone: Diamond - .37 carats rose cut diamond - light brown color, clarity I1; red paste gemstones
Measurements: 1 1/8 inches long and 1/2 inch wide.
Weight: 3.2 grams
Condition: Good condition with a few older marks on the back. The locket opens and closes securely holding the diamond in pace. An exceptional true authentic brooch!