Antique late Victorian to early Edwardian 9 carat yellow gold and ruby figural spider brooch. 9 ct yellow gold figural'spider' brooch or pin with ruby eyes. A rare and desirable style! Motifs and figural representations from animals and nature were hugely popular in the late Victorian period through to approximately the 1930s, with the spider having originally meant'reward and recognition of creativity and hard work'. Item is simply stamped'9ct' under the body.
Very good, clasp is intact and perfectly functional. A darkened area under the body may indicate an earlier repair??
This item has been well cleaned, what you see is the best I could get it. Please mouseover all photos carefully to ensure you are happy with the condition of this item. This item can be viewed in person 7 days a week at shop 69, Camp Hill Antique Centre, 545 Old Cleveland Rd, Brisbane, QLD. Will be sent securely wrapped and in a box. The item "9ct Yellow Gold & Ruby'Spider' Brooch Pin Antique Ladies Jewellery Bug Insect" is in sale since Monday, September 9, 2019.This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Vintage, Antique Jewellery".123" and is located in Mount Gravatt, Brisbane. This item can be shipped worldwide.