Antique Victorian 18k gold silver old rose cut diamond ruby swallow pin brooch
A rare Victorian European hand crafted silver topped 18k gold 3D soaring swallow with old rose cut diamonds throughout the body and wings, and small ruby eye in yellow gold bezel setting, quite stunning, in pictured original silk and velvet lined leather box. Swallow bird was a compassionate symbol in Victorian era, symbolizing freedom, love and care. It is also akin to mental sharpness. Her mental acuity has to be very keen in order to fly with such precision. Of all the birds, swallow is the most adept at flight, daredevil on wings.
Amazing craftsmanship with old world charm. Silver topped gold jewelry was a fashion in Victorian era.
Largest dimension: wing span is approx. Total diamond weight is estimated to be approx. The item "Antique Victorian 18k gold silver old rose cut diamond ruby swallow pin brooch" is in sale since Saturday, May 2, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Victorian, Edwardian 1837-1910\Pins, Brooches". The seller is "uyakiss" and is located in Seattle, Washington.
This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Material: Ruby eye
- Metal Purity: 18k
- Main Stone: Old rose cut diamonds
- Metal: Yellow Gold with silver top
- Brand: Antique hand crafted, Victorian, 1840-1880s