ANTIQUE VICTORIAN SCOTTISH PLAID AGATE TWIST BROOCH SILVER CIRCA 1860
This magnificent Antique Victorian Scottish brooch has been commissioned in Silver and set with five wonderful pieces of plaid Scottish Agate. It features a striking twist design with a matching twisted pin.
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 beautiful brooch which features high quality, wonderfully colourful and patterned natural Agate.
WEIGHT: 23.4 grams
MEASURES: Width 24mm x Length 76mm x Depth 6mm
STONES: Scottish Agate
AGE: Victorian, Circa 1860
ORIGIN: United Kingdom
ITEM NUMBER: 20-491