0.55 ct Diamond and 21 ct Yellow Gold, Silver Set 'Swallow' Brooch - Antique Victorian
0.55 ct Diamond and 21 ct Yellow Gold, Silver Set 'Swallow' Brooch - Antique Victorian
0.55 ct Diamond and 21 ct Yellow Gold, Silver Set 'Swallow' Brooch - Antique Victorian
0.55 ct Diamond and 21 ct Yellow Gold, Silver Set 'Swallow' Brooch - Antique Victorian
0.55 ct Diamond and 21 ct Yellow Gold, Silver Set 'Swallow' Brooch - Antique Victorian
0.55 ct Diamond and 21 ct Yellow Gold, Silver Set 'Swallow' Brooch - Antique Victorian
0.55 ct Diamond and 21 ct Yellow Gold, Silver Set 'Swallow' Brooch - Antique Victorian
0.55 ct Diamond and 21 ct Yellow Gold, Silver Set 'Swallow' Brooch - Antique Victorian
0.55 ct Diamond and 21 ct Yellow Gold, Silver Set 'Swallow' Brooch - Antique Victorian

0.55 ct Diamond and 21 ct Yellow Gold, Silver Set 'Swallow' Brooch - Antique Victorian

c. 1880 Unknown

Offered by AC Silver

£3,950 gbp
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This exceptional Victorian swallow brooch has been crafted in 21 ct yellow gold with a silver setting, and a 14 ct yellow gold pin.

Two of the swallows* incorporated in to the unusual design are set in silver and embellished with a total of sixty-nine, well colour matched Dutch cut diamonds of various sizes.

The arrangement is accented with the third swallow being entirely crafted in 21 carat yellow gold, with a textured finish representing its feathers.

Old round cut rubies have been used to create the birds' eyes.

This stunning and original Victorian brooch secures to the reverse with a 14 ct yellow gold hinged pin and push fit clasp.

The brooch is supplied with an independent diamond grading report card and has been independently tested using state of the art technology (Niton XL2 Analyzer) and verified as 21 ct gold, silver and 14 ct yellow gold.

NOTE* During the Victorian era, sentimentality was reflected in jewellery designs, with swallows representing love, care and affection towards family and loved ones. The swallow exemplifying the concept of 'always returning'.

Diamond Quality

Colour (average grades) H

Clarity (average grades) SI2

Cut Dutch

Content (total) 0.55 carat

Ruby Quality

Colour Pink

Cut Old round

Content (total) 0.04 carat

Dimensions

Length of setting (across pin) 4.20cm/1.65"

Width across setting 3.50cm/1.37"

Height of setting 4.2mm/0.16"

Weight

10.4 grams


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This impressive and unusual antique brooch is exceptional quality, set with very high colour graded, well colour matched old cut diamonds.

The brooch is a very good gauge of gold and in excellent condition.

Reflections in photography may detract from this fine example of jewellery/estate jewelry.
Date: Circa 1880
Can be viewed at AC Silver’s Newcastle store, online at www.acsilver.co.uk. Please quote SALES CODE SKU A5340 when enquiring about the piece.
The brooch is supplied with an independent diamond grading report card.

Complimentary insurance valuation with images and text is provided with your purchase
Dimensions
Weight 10.40g (0.33oz t)
Stock Code
A5340
Medium
An exceptional, fine and impressive antique 0.55 carat diamond and 0.04 carat ruby, 21 carat yellow gold and silver set swallow brooch; part of our antique diamond jewellery and estate jewelry collections
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This brooch has been independently tested using state of the art technology (Niton XL2 Analyzer) and verified as 18 ct gold.
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Newcastle-upon-Tyne
Tyne & Wear
NE2 2SU

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