An exceptional, fine and impressive antique Victorian English 15 carat gold and diamond pedant / brooch; an addition to the AC Silver jewellery range
This fine and versatile
has a rhomboid, cushion shaped form. diamond brooch / pendant
The pierced decorated frame is handcrafted in
15ct yellow gold, with the diamonds claw and silver set.
The central 1.50ct old European round cut diamond is eight claw set and encircled by twelve 0.10ct old European cut
An additional twenty-four Old European round cut diamonds create the central design.
The leaf style border is embellished with a further thirty-six
(Apart from the central stone, all diamond weights are approximate - the stones would have to be removed from the setting for a perfectly accurate weight to be provided).
This exceptional yet versatile diamond
retains the original loop attachment which converts the brooch to a pendant. brooch
This loop is set with three Old European round cut diamonds totalling 0.40ct.
The brooch itself is secured to the rear with a hinged pin and safety clip.
This fine example of Victorian jewellery is fitted to its original hinged leatherette box.
The box has a velvet and satin lined interior which bears the retailers mark: Carrington & Co. by appointment to the late King George V.
This item could be supplied with an appropriate gold chain, in keeping with the age of the piece.
This brooch is supplied with an independent
for the central stone, in addition to the independent diamond grading report card illustrated. diamond grading certificate
This brooch has been independently tested using state of the art technology
and verified as 15 ct gold. (Niton XL2 Analyzer)
When viewed under a x 10 mag eye glass, the impressive central diamond has a few minor nibbles to the rim, in keeping with age
(perfectly acceptable, without detracting from the impressive nature).
(If required however, the centre stone could be re-cut with no apparent loss of size, and minimal loss of weight between 0.05 - 0.10ct)
The box is in excellent condition.
Reflections in photography may detract from the true representation of this piece of Victorian jewellery.
Clarity VS 2
Cut Old European
Content 1.5 carats
Colour (average grades) H
Clarity (average grades) VS 2
Cut Old European
Content (total) 11.30 carats
Total Diamond Content
Length with pendant loop 5cm/2"
Feature Diamond 8.39mm x 8.13mm x 3.52mm
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