ANTIQUE VICTORIAN AGATE KNOT BROOCH PINCHBECK YELLOW GOLD CIRCA 1860
This beautiful Antique Victorian brooch has been commissioned in Pinchbeck gilded in Yellow Gold to form the shape of a knot, known as a Lover’s Knot. The brooch is further adorned with six pieces of beautiful Scottish Agate and engraved with foliate style designs.
Scottish jewellery grew in popularity in the mid-1800s as Queen Victoria’s frequent trips to her Scottish Castle Balmoral saw her return with Scottish souvenirs and jewellery which influenced the trend in Britain.
A highly collectible brooch with a lovely sentiment attached.
WEIGHT: 29.9 grams
MEASURES: Width 60mm x Height 42mm x Depth 22mm
METAL: Pinchbeck gilded in Yellow Gold
AGE: Victorian, Circa 1860
ORIGIN: United Kingdom
ITEM NUMBER: 20-220