Dazzling Antique Victorian 14k Handcrafted Accents Stunning Old Rose- cut Diamonds and Blue Enameling Starburst Motif Brooch / Pin / Pendant. This dazzling 14k Handcrafted oval-shaped starburst brooch is bursting with approx.4.75 carats of bright high quality rare rose- cut diamonds. Blue enameling on the back ground of all the diamonds. Measures 1 ¼ in width. X 1 high x ½ from the front to the pin.
About the front of the brooch and old Rose- cut diamonds. The center stone is an old rose-cut diamond that weighs approx.The 8 arms are set with 24 old rose- cut diamonds for a total weight approx. 8 of small bezel-set small round diamonds accent in between the arms approx. 0.25 carat total weight. The halo around scallop rims set a total weight of approx, 2.50 carats. 4.75 carats of the old mine-cut diamonds on this brooch / pin. About the reverse side : Original. An d chased with Victorian period floral patterns. Test gold finess, it is 14k solid gold. To alter the brooch to a pendant for a necklace. There are 2 small loops on the upper rim of the brooch. It is very easy adding a chain to wear as a pendant on a necklace.
We do not find any hallmarks. No lost of stones or chip of enamel.About the history of Rose-cut diamonds. The rose cut diamond dates all the way back to the early 16.
It is one of the original diamond cuts of Heirloom and fine antique jewelry. Century the brilliant cut diamonds replaced the old fashion rose-cut market , however there is nothing quite like a rose cut diamond. The item "Antique Victorian Starburst Motif 14K Gold Rose-Cut Diamonds Enamel Brooch / Pin" is in sale since Thursday, August 08, 2013.
This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Victorian, Edwardian 1837-1910\Pins, Brooches". The seller is "snsfinejewelantiques" and is located in Astoria, New York. This item can be shipped to United States.