A Late-Victorian Diamond And Enamel Jockey Brooch
A late-Victorian diamond and enamel horse and jockey brooch, the horse set with single-cut diamonds, the jockey enamelled in white and red, all set in platinum, fitted with a pin and a revolving safety catch, circa 1900, measuring approximately 2.5×1.8cm, gross weight 5.86 grams.
A delightful late-Victorian novelty brooch depicting a horse and jockey. Jewellery based on sporting motifs such as this was hugely popular at the turn of the century. The delicately enamelled jockey adds a vivid dash of red as he sits tightly atop a dazzling diamond horse in motion.
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.