Rare Georgian Yellow Gold and Garnet Snake Brooch


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A stunning Georgian period brooch, circa 1820.

High carat yellow gold, minimum 14 carats.

Snake border design. Set with a green gemstone to the eye. The centre is a foiled back facet cut red stone.

The reverse complete with glass and locket section, currently holding braided hair.

Centrepiece swivels to have the garnet or locket section facing outward.


CONDITION ; Very good. Securely set stones. Working pin and clasp. Clean example. Please view photographs.

WEIGHT ; 6.4 grams

SIZE ; 24mm x 14mm approx

HALLMARKS ; unmarked

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