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Large Victorian Coral Cluster Brooch

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50-1-10013

$1,750.00
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ABOUT THIS BROOCH

A sizable oval cabochon coral is framed three times by concentric rings of coral beads, all of a matched deep salmon orange color, expanding outward in size, bringing the overall dimension of this classic cluster brooch to 1 and 3/4 by just over 1 and 3/8 inches. Backed in 18K yellow gold, circa 1885.

Details

Materials:
18 Karat Yellow Gold
Length:
1 9/16 inch
Width:
1 3/4 inch
Height:
1 3/4 inch
Gram Weight:
20.8 gm
Period:
Victorian
Center Coral details
Cut/Shape:
Oval Cabochon Cut
Color:
Pinkish Orange
Measurements:
18.00 x 13.50 x 6.80 mm
Additional Details Additional Gem Details

52 Bead Cut Corals

Color:
Pinkish Orange
Measurements:
6.60-4.00 mm

About Vintage Jewelry

Like fine wine, fine jewelry also has a “vintage”—the design period or era from which it hails. Victorian or Edwardian, Art Deco or Retro, each piece in our collection has its own special pedigree. But just because one era ended and another began, it doesn’t mean that creative jewelry makers simply forgot the lessons of the past! Many of the jewels in our cases refuse to conform to a single design period, either by striking out on their own or showing the transition from one era to the next. When such daring dazzlers are over one hundred years old, they’re generally grouped in the antique category. Anything younger than that, but still made before 1970, fits the vintage label. Every iconic era yields both singular and transitional pieces, like the ones we’ve assembled here. Follow the link at the end of each section for more about the aesthetics and history of the period.

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.

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