ANTIQUE VICTORIAN MOONSTONE RUBY BUG BROOCH 9CT GOLD
This gorgeous Moonstone bug brooch is set in 9ct Gold, all genuine Victorian, Circa 1900.
The lovely bug is adorned with 9 pale blue Moonstones, and 2 rich red Rubies for eyes.
Moonstone has a lovely ghostly hue, it has been a tangible connection to the magic of the moon, an amulet of protection to the travellers, a gift of lovers for passion, a channel for prophecy, and a path to wisdom.
The Ruby is considered to be the most powerful gem of the universe, given as a gift, the ruby is a symbol of friendship and love. Ruby is also the symbol of vitality and loyalty.
Complete with original pin and C catch, and hallmarked 9ct Gold on the reverse.
Purchased in London and steeped in English history.
This brooch looks fabulous when worn, such a great talking piece!
It weighs 3.5 grams
It measures 18mm across x 31mm down
In excellent condition all round.
ITEM NUMBER 9477