A Victorian Caduceus Brooch
A Victorian caduceus brooch, a pair of old brilliant-cut diamond-set snake heads set with ruby eyes and a green and a red enamelled tail surmounted by a pair of old brilliant-cut diamond set wings and a ruby centre to a gold staff terminated with two pearls, silver set to a gold mount with a brooch pin fitting, to a fitted square box, circa 1880, measuring approximately 5x4cm, gross weight 7.0 grams. Unmarked tested as Silver, 18ct Gold (brooch), 9ct Gold (pin). Victorian brooch wih minimal enamel defiant
A Victorian, pearl and diamond Caduceus brooch. With a nod to Greek mythology, the bodies of two enamel serpents coil upwards along Hermes’ staff to meet a pair of dazzling, diamond encrusted wings in this striking and elegant piece
Should you choose to make this purchase we would be delighted to send it to you in a Bentley & Skinner handmade leather case packed in a giftwrapped Bentley & Skinner black and gold presentation box. Shortly afterwards we will send you on a complimentary valuation of this item for insurance purposes for your reference and safekeeping.