Antique Fine Mourning

Antique Georgian Mourning Gold Plated Curved Brooch Seed Pearl Halo Brooch Pin


Antique Georgian Mourning Gold Plated Curved Brooch Seed Pearl Halo Brooch Pin
Antique Georgian Mourning Gold Plated Curved Brooch Seed Pearl Halo Brooch Pin
Antique Georgian Mourning Gold Plated Curved Brooch Seed Pearl Halo Brooch Pin
Antique Georgian Mourning Gold Plated Curved Brooch Seed Pearl Halo Brooch Pin
Antique Georgian Mourning Gold Plated Curved Brooch Seed Pearl Halo Brooch Pin
Antique Georgian Mourning Gold Plated Curved Brooch Seed Pearl Halo Brooch Pin
Antique Georgian Mourning Gold Plated Curved Brooch Seed Pearl Halo Brooch Pin
Antique Georgian Mourning Gold Plated Curved Brooch Seed Pearl Halo Brooch Pin
Antique Georgian Mourning Gold Plated Curved Brooch Seed Pearl Halo Brooch Pin

Antique Georgian Mourning Gold Plated Curved Brooch Seed Pearl Halo Brooch Pin   Antique Georgian Mourning Gold Plated Curved Brooch Seed Pearl Halo Brooch Pin

Fresh looking, soft wear is noticeable only on close inspection. Gold setting has a bright patina with minor surface wear to plating, no dents. Glass panel is clear and fresh with no chips or surface wear. No seed pearls are missing and they all look original. Clasp is secure and original.

A bit fuller than 5/8. Tests for Gold plating, glass, natural pearls and human hair.

Made by hand or in small groups of similar styles, vintage jewelry is individualistic with its own special story. Curved shape and construction details point to piece being made during late Georgian era.

Original plaited hair is intact and preserved under curved panel of glass, halo of seed pearl have a luminous sheen. Compact with refined construction, piece has a petite silhouette and a featherlight weight in your hand. Symbolism in antique and vintage jewelry is common, yet it can be hard to spot if you don't know what you're looking for. Often, specific natural gemstones, flowers, birds, and motifs like stars and anchors were imbued with meanings that have fallen out of present-day society's collective memory. To appreciate the power of symbols in antique jewelry is to imagine what it would have been like to wear the piece and step back into history. Miniature versions of classic antique and vintage styles are especially collectable. Not only are these small pieces charming, but they also require an advanced level of craftsmanship to render all the tiny details. _gsrx_vers_1326 GS 8.4.1 (1326). This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Brooches & Pins". The seller is "oxfordjewel" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada.
  1. Brand: Unbranded
  2. Antique: Yes
  3. Type: Brooch
  4. Department: Women
  5. Era: Georgian (Pre-1837)
  6. Color: Gold
  7. Original/Reproduction: Original
  8. Main Stone Color: White
  9. Jewelry Department: Fine
  10. Main Stone: Pearl
  11. Vintage: Yes

Antique Georgian Mourning Gold Plated Curved Brooch Seed Pearl Halo Brooch Pin   Antique Georgian Mourning Gold Plated Curved Brooch Seed Pearl Halo Brooch Pin