Loading...

Yes, we're open! Appointments are encouraged. Walk-ins are welcome if we can safely accommodate your visit. Schedule your visit today!

From our archive

Vintage Elephant Brooch with Diamond

SKU

50-1-10530

This item has been sold

We maintain the Archive for research purposes only. Archive items have been sold and the sales price is confidential.

Favorite
INQUIRE ABOUT THIS ITEM
Free Shipping and Returns

ABOUT THIS BROOCH

Cool, exotic, unique, and so much fun! This elephant brooch is an amalgam of color, texture, and sparkle. Crowned with a glittering old mine-cut diamond, this wonderfully dimensional jewel is colored with gleaming silvery gray enamel, while green, white, and red enamel--along with two garnet eyes--- add the final panache to this pachyderm. It just might be the highlight of your pin collection. Circa 1900, rendered in 14K yellow gold.

Details

Materials:
14 Karat Yellow Gold
Length:
1 1/16 Inch
Width:
1 Inch
Height:
3/8 Inch
Gram Weight:
6.3 Grams
Period:
Victorian
Center Diamond details
Cut/Shape:
Old Mine Cut
Carat Weight:
0.06 carat Because mountings prohibit full and accurate observation of gem quality and weight, all data pertaining to mounted gems can be considered as approximate unless accompanied by an independent laboratory certificate (AGL, EGL, GIA). Unless otherwise stated, all colored stones and pearls are assumed to be subject to a relatively stable and possibly undetected color and/or clarity enhancement.
Measurements:
2.50-2.50 mm
Color:
I
Clarity:
SI2
Additional Details Additional Gem Details
Total Diamond Carat Weight:
0.06

1 Round Cabochon Cut Garnet

Carat Weight:
0.02 carat Because mountings prohibit full and accurate observation of gem quality and weight, all data pertaining to mounted gems can be considered as approximate unless accompanied by an independent laboratory certificate (AGL, EGL, GIA). Unless otherwise stated, all colored stones and pearls are assumed to be subject to a relatively stable and possibly undetected color and/or clarity enhancement.
Color:
Purplish Red
Measurements:
1.20-1.30 mm
Total Carat Weight:
0.02

About Victorian Jewelry

The eclectic Victorians didn’t limit themselves when it came to motifs and themes—if it struck their fancy, they turned it into jewelry. Sweet and sentimental with a distinct romantic streak, Victorian gems expanded upon their Georgian predecessors. The array of styles that blossomed (sometimes quite literally) during this era endure to this day.

Jewelry Care

As with anything of value, especially sentimental value, taking good care of your vintage and antique jewelry from Lang will enhance its beauty and extend its lifespan. We encourage you to have your jewelry checked and cleaned by us or by your trusted local jeweler every six months, to ensure that each piece is in good wearable condition with all gemstones in place. It’s not uncommon for stones to loosen over time, and it’s much easier to tighten a loose stone than to replace a lost one! As stated in our Repair Policy, we strongly recommend that you allow us to perform any repairs, since our jewelers are specialists in restoring vintage and antique jewelry.

QUESTIONS OR HELP?

Contact us to speak with a jewelry concierge today

800-924-2213 or 415-982-2213

© 2001-2021 Lang Antiques, All Rights Reserved.