Victorian Diamond Swallow Brooch - Circa 1900
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Description: - A late Victorian diamond swallow brooch, circa 1900. The brooch is crafted as three graduated swallows in flight, each pave set with rose-cut diamonds, in an unmarked silver mount, with a base metal pin.
During the 19th and early part of the 20th century the swallow symbolised ‘faithfulness’ and was given as a gift between lovers.
Period: - Circa 1900.
Engraving: - None.
Measurement: - 5.1cm (length) x 2.5cm (height) x 0.9cm (depth).
Weight: - 7.3 grams.
Condition: - The pin, and clasp both work perfectly. Light tarnishing to the metal. The diamonds are in good condition. Gemstone treatment is unknown.
Item No: - 1689_lawc1.
Customs and import taxes: - Buyers are responsible for any customs and import taxes that may apply.