Continental, Exceptionally Rare and Beautiful Georgian (Mid 1700s through Early 1800s) 18K Gold & Rose Cut Diamond Pendant / Brooch. Originally designed as a brooch, traces of the pin remain on the back.Later modified with a suspension loop. Body tested at 18K, we suspect the center setting may be 22K due to the color. Set with a total of 23 (tested) Rose Cut Diamonds, closed back & foiled, the center stone measuring approximately 5.5mm X 4.5 mm. The six stones set around the base of the star device at center are approximately 2mm x 2mm, while the six stones between the points of the star range from about 4mm X 2.5mm (the topmost) to about 2mm x 2mm. The large stone set in the drop is 5mm X 3.5mm. There are a total of 10 other small stones set throughout the piece. Please see images and make your own determination regarding color/clarity. There are NO missing stones, and the piece HAS NOT been cleaned.
There are no marks on the piece that we can find, with the exception of a very small hallmark on the back of the suspender, possibly double punched. Total Length with suspender & drop- Approximately 60 mm (2-). Total Length of center section alone- 35 mm (1-). Width at widest point- 22 mm. Weight; 12.1 grams / 7.77 dwt.
The item "Georgian Antique Rose Cut 23 Diamond 18K Gold Pendant Brooch 18th 19th C" is in sale since Saturday, March 14, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Georgian, Pre-1837". The seller is "colonialvalley" and is located in Trenton, New Jersey. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, South africa, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Barbados, Bangladesh, Bermuda, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Cayman islands, Liechtenstein, Sri lanka, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Maldives, Nicaragua, Oman, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Reunion, Viet nam, Uruguay, Philippines.