Wonderful Scottish Banded Agate Enamel Gold Brooch
Antique Scottish banded agate Victorian brooch superbly rendered in a beautiful yellow gold fill frame accented with black enamel. The target style brooch has a bulls eye banded agate cabochon center and is surrounded with a fleur de lis type design in a yellow gold fill. A c-clasp, elongated pin and tubular hinge close the piece. A wonderful piece of history from the age of the Civil War!
- Materials: Gold Fill, Enamel
- Gemstone: Banded Agate - 12.5mm in diameter
- Measurements: 1 1/4 inches not including the elongate pin stem and 5/8 inch thick
- Weight: 12 grams
- Hallmarks: NA
- Date: 1850s-1860s
- Condition: Very good with no chips to the agate and the gold fill bright. The elongated pin stem is straight with the c-clasp and hinge functioning as it should. There is a slight loss to the enamel but still a very presentable piece!