Victorian Rock Crystal Brooch 10K Gold Vintage Crystal Quartz 1870s - ON HOLD
Vintage Exquisite sparking rock crystal quartz gemstones, in an open back 10K yellow frame, create this antique Victorian brooch pin, circa 1870s. The crystal quartz is highly faceted to reflect the light beautifully just as a diamond would. From round to square crystal quartz gemstones a flower type cluster forms. An understated elegant brooch perfect for either a woman or for a gents lapel!
Materials: 10 karat yellow gold
Gemstone: Rock crystal quartz - the largest measures .5 inches squared and the others are a tad over .25 inches
Measurements: 1 1/4 inches wide and 1 1/8 inches tall
Weight: 7 grams
Condition: The crystal is brilliant with color and shows no major chips but teeny tiny fleabites indicative of the age. Two of the stones on the 'petals' are round while others are more square. Ones stone is slightly rest into the setting although is completely secure. There is a very old solder mark on the back by the hinge. Overall, a very beautiful outstanding antique piece of jewelry!