Victorian Diamond Pendant/Brooch Circa 1880-90
One starburst Victorian Diamond cluster Brooch/pendant in 15k gold and silver. Removable bail and brooch pin.
Diamonds: Forty-four mixed old cut Diamonds with an estimated total weight of 1.56ct, I-K colour, SI clarity.
Mount: star-burst cluster brooch/pendant featuring a silver top section mounted onto a yellow gold backing with a central claw setting surrounded by bezel settings that are in turn surrounded by claw settings with a final scalloped outline with bead settings. The item is secured by a pin and hinged double hook that features a threaded post enabling the brooch clasp to be removed. The item also features a hinged link with a detachable diamond set bail.
Material: tests as 15 karat yellow gold and silver.
Weight 8.78 grams.
Chain: 18ct gold 45cm long Victorian trace link chain with ornate spacer beads and swivel catch. Era: Circa 1880. Weight: 6.31 grams.