ANTIQUE VICTORIAN MARCASITE SILVER BROOCH LARGE ROSE CIRCA 1900
This gorgeous antique Victorian old cut Marcasite Rose Brooch is Circa 1900.
The Brooch is a beautiful large opening Rose, it is adorned with sparkling Marcasites all over.
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 hallmarked Silver.
Steeped in Victorian history.
It looks wonderful when worn!
It weighs 27.7 grams
It measures 58mm across x 60mm down
In excellent condition all round.
ITEM NUMBER 2523ES