VICTORIAN SAPPHIRE DIAMOND PIN 18CT SHAMROCK CIRCA 1880
This fabulous Rose cut Diamond and Sapphire set lucky Shamrock is set in 18ct Yellow Gold and Silver, Circa 1880.
Each petal of the Shamrock is set in a heart shape, which is adorned with a central Sapphire and set with a Pearl in the centre.
Shamrocks represents the Holy Trinity, one leaf for the Father, one for the Son and one for the Holy Spirit.
This pretty pin is in the original box too!
Sapphire is the symbol of feelings such as harmony, friendship, loyalty, and everything that is constant. Sapphire was called the "stone of destiny”, as it contributes to mental clarity and perception.
A rose cut Diamond resembles the shape of a rose bud. The rose cut dates to the 1500s and remained common during the Georgian and Victorian eras. The old rose cut Diamonds sparkle and glisten with immense brilliance and life captivating the allure of nature's beauty.
Pearls are organically created over many years and have been adored throughout history for their rich creamy tone that is lovely lustrous and natural.
Steeped in history from the Victorian history.
It weighs 3 grams.
The pin measures 62mm across, including Shamrock.
The Shamrock measures 12mm across x 19mm down.
Excellent condition all round.