A late Victorian gold, diamond and gem-set brooch. The oval ceramic panel, depicting two putti holding a floral garland, with pearl, split pearl and diamond foliate surround. Length 4.5cms. Total weight 17.1gms. Pearls untested.
Overall condition fair to good. Some surface scratches/ wear, discolouration and minor dents in keeping with general age and wear.
Ceramic panel has a small chip at the edge near the bottom. General surface scratches and minor nicks, few slightly deeper scratches.
Repairs visible to the reverse of the central panel mount, possible alterations.
Most pearls appear replacements, drilled.
Pearls untested for natural origin.
One pearl with area of significant nacre loss.
Three split pearls deficient.
Diamonds well matched.
Estimated total diamond weight under 0.05ct.
Individual size and setting of diamonds prevents accurate colour and clarity assessment.
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