AND IF VELLUM IS DISTINGUISHED FROM THIS. IT IS BY VELLUM BEING MADE FROM CALFSKIN. AS OPPOSED TO THAT FROM OTHER ANIMALS.
OR OTHERWISE BEING OF HIGHER QUALITY. THE MINIATURE IS PROTECTED WITH BEVELED CRYSTAL WHICH IS SET IN INTRICATELY HAND CARVED. THE CLOSURE IS C CLASP THE BROOCH IS 3/4" LONG, 5/8" WIDE THE WEIGHT IS 2.3 GRAMS THE BROOCH IS NOT HALLMARKED, TESTED 9K GOLD EXCELLENT ANTIQUE CONDITION. COMMENSURATE WITH AGE THIS PIN IS A PART OF MY COLLECTION.WHICH I GATHERED FOR MANY YEARS LOVERS' EYES MINIATURES WERE IN FAVOR IN GEORGIAN TIMES, NORMALLY WATERCOLOR, DEPICTING THE EYE OR EYES OF A SPOUSE, LOVED ONE OR A CHILD THESE PIECES WERE USUALLY WORN AS BRACELETS, BROOCHES, PENDANTS OR RINGS WITH RICHLY DECORATED FRAMES, SERVING THE SAME EMOTIONAL PURPOSE AS LOCKETS HIDING PORTRAITS OR LOCKS OF HAIR THIS FASHION STARTED IN THE LATE 1700S AND MINIATURISTS SUCH AS RICHARD COSWAY AND GEORGE ENGLEHEART WERE AUTHORS OF SOME OF THE FIRST PIECES. The item "ANTIQUE GEORGIAN 9K GOLD LOVERS LOVERS EYE BROOCH PIN" is in sale since Sunday, August 25, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Georgian, Pre-1837". The seller is "shvarubo" and is located in Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Finland, Australia, Japan, Sweden, Belgium, France, Ireland, Netherlands, Germany, Austria, New Zealand, Switzerland, Norway.