ANTIQUE VICTORIAN MARCASITE BOW BROOCH SILVER CIRCA 1900
This lovely antique Victorian Marcasite brooch is in the shape of a large bow. Circa 1900
Set in Sterling Silver
The Brooch is adorned by sparkling Marcasites.
Marcasite's are also known as black Diamonds, they sparkle and shimmer just like real Diamonds. Marcasite jewellery has been made since the time of the Ancient Greeks. It was particularly popular in the 18th century, the Victorian era and with Art Nouveau jewellery designers.
The Brooch is stamped SILVER.
Steeped in history.
This looks lovely when worn!
It weighs 7.3 grams
It measures 44mm across x 23mm down
In excellent condition all round.
ITEM NUMBER 2853es