ANTIQUE VICTORIAN SUFFRAGETTE PENDANT BROOCH 9CT GOLD BOXED
This fabulous 9ct Yellow Gold Victorian large pendant brooch is set with a rich lustrous Amethyst and beautiful Pearls.
This has to be one of the prettiest Victorian Amethyst pendants we have exhibited, with such fine detail.
The three colours together make the suffragette movement.
Suffragettes liked to be depicted as feminine.
Their jewellery was chosen to counter the stereotypes put forward by opponents that they were mannish or shrieking!
The Amethyst is collet set, superb all round workmanship.
Amethyst has been highly esteemed throughout the ages for its stunning beauty and legendary powers to stimulate, and soothe, the mind and emotions.
The Pearls have a rich creamy overtone with a silky appearance.
The bale loop is set with Pearls too.
Hallmarked 9ct on the reverse.
The box is original to the pendant, with a deep bottle green velvet and silk interior.
One of the best Amethyst pendants brooches we have exhibited.
Weighs 6.5 grams.
Measures 6cm in length including bale and 3.5cm across.
Centre Amethyst measures 8mm down x 6mm across.
In Excellent condition.
ITEM NUMBER- 7511