A Victorian Diamond Target Brooch-pendant
A Victorian diamond target brooch-pendant, centrally-set with an old brilliant-cut diamond estimated to weigh 1.55 carats, surrounded by twelve old brilliant-cut diamonds, all within a border of sixteen old brilliant-cut diamonds alternating in size, the diamonds including the centre-stone estimated to weigh 9 carats in total, all cut down set in silver to a gold mount, with detachable brooch fitting and diamond-set pendant loop, circa 1870, measuring approximately 4 x 3cm, gross weight 8.85 grams.
A dazzling Victorian brooch/pendant. This versatile piece has both a pendant and a brooch fitting, allowing it to be worn on a ribbon, chain, or pinned to a garment for added sparkle. This piece features a cluster of brilliant diamonds, the centre diamond weighing about one and a half carats. The further diamonds scintillate wonderfully and catch the light in an enchanting way. This piece was made in the middle of Queen Victoria’s reign and exemplifies the elegance of the period.
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.