A late Victorian gold gem-set brooch. The shield-shape cannetille panel, with circular-shape ruby, sapphire and seed pearl collet accents, suspending a seed pearl terminal fringe. Length 4.2cms. Weight 6.7gms. With fitted case.
Overall condition good. Minor surface scratches/wear in keeping with general age and wear.
With areas of noticeable discolouration.
Rubies are a medium red, within closed back settings.
Sapphire is a deep blue, within closed back setting.
All coloured stones are in good condition with minor abrasions.
The seed pearls are in good condition, they have not been tested for natural origin.
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