ANTIQUE VICTORIAN ANGEL WING PEARL PASTE BROOCH CIRCA 1890
This wonderful Victorian Angel wing brooch is set in Silver 800, adorned in Paste stones and a rich creamy Pearl in the centre, Circa 1890.
Angel wing jewellery is very special because it has a personal meaning connected to it. The symbol is related to angels, which symbolise protection, affection, and harmony. Angels provide hope and happiness.
Paste is hand-cut glass that has been polished with metal powder until it shimmers like a gemstone. They are also a transparent flint glass that stimulates the fire and brilliance of gemstones, because they have a relatively high indices of refraction and a strong dispersion.
Stamped 800 Silver on the reverse.
This brooch is beautiful and would be perfect for a special occasion.
Steeped in history.
The brooch weighs 5.3 grams.
The Pearl measures 5mm across x 5mm down.
The brooch measures 60mm across x 13mm down, at the widest part.
In excellent condition for its age.