The cult of snake jewelry in the Victorian era began with Prince Albert proposing to Queen Victoria. The ring given to her was in the image of a snake set with an emerald head. Snake jewelry reached its peak in the 1840's representing love, wisdom, and eternity.This incredible piece of artwork is a brooch/Pin made of 15 karat gold and detailed with fine craftsmanship Hand engraving. This was a piece made by a fine jeweler who modified and used different metals and technique to create his works of art.
Note these breathtaking modifications, like the forked tongue, the rock quartz. The chunky heart locket with a sentimental palette of a dear ones hair.
This was a female clasp made to this brooch not a modern convert this is made of the period, Early Victorian approx. The exquisite aquamarine measures a whopping big. Stunning sky blue foiled back aqua a nice chunky stone with gorgeous flash and sparkle. Then we have the awesome heart charm (measures heart only 19mm x 16.8mm x 11.76mm) Set with this chunky deep fat round foilback rock quartz just mesmerizing stone (measures 11x10mm).
The deep Red Rose Cut 5mm Fancy Garnet eyes put you in a LOVE trance as the heart charm dangles about. This charmer is as special as it gets and would make such a HOTT necklace Pendant IMO. He weighs 11.46 grams. Overall measurement 1 & 5/8 by 1.5. I really feel the pictures dont do this fine antique justice HE TRULY IS.
If you have fallen in love with this charmer please check him out on our Instagram. To see a video of him in action. A true gem to add to any jewelry addicts collection, Happy Searching! 1 & 5/8 by 1.5.
15 karat gold with genuine real aquamarine , garnets and rock quartz we stand behind our items see our perfect feedback. This is a true antique. Hello and Welcome to our listing. We are a husband wife team, Been Pickers for over 25 years. Wife specializes in jewelry and the husband anything that he likes.Each treasure is hand picked and has caught our eye one way or another. We love Unique and odd finds.. Not the run of the mill that you can find at your local stores. So if you are like us.. Please check out more unique fun items in our other listings.
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We thank you for your time and we hope you enjoy a walk through memory lane as you check out our other listings. Check us out on Instagram at oldminedjewels. The item "Insane Antique 1840's Victorian 15ct Gold serpent Aquamarine SNAKE Brooch pin kt" is in sale since Thursday, June 13, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Georgian, Pre-1837".The seller is "oldminedjewels" and is located in Lind, Washington. This item can be shipped to United States, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Colombia, Viet nam, Uruguay.