A Victorian diamond set star brooch,
with a central cluster of old European cut diamonds in cut down collets. Radiating rays, grain set with rows of graduated old European cut, Swiss cut and eight cut diamonds, with blade edge bars between and culminating in an old European cut diamond in cut down collet. All set in silver and backed in gold. With pin and later roller catch. Tested as sterling silver and approximately 18ct gold, with 9ct gold fittings. A case by Windsor Bishop & Co., Norwich. 51mm diameter, 15.04g
Provenance: The Peter and Pat Crofts Collection
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Sold for £2,000
The roller catch is a later replacement.
Surface reaching inclusions to some of the diamonds.
Minor surface marks/scratches/tarnish to metal/
Later rhodium plated.
Total diamond weight 5.40ct approximately.
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