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Victorian reverse intaglio carriage / coaching / four-in-hand diamond and gold laurel leaf set crystal brooch

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Victorian reverse intaglio carriage / coaching / four-in-hand diamond and gold laurel leaf set crystal brooch

A stunning reverse intaglio coaching crystal brooch of a four-in-hand carriage / coaching on the road, followed by a rider. Mother of pearl backed and unusually set in a frame of berried laurel leaves, the symbol of victory, worked in 14 carat gold. The crystal possibly Belgium, circa 1900, the gold setting America, possibly a little later, marked “14KP”, 14 karat plumb gold, meaning exactly 14K, no more, no less. Belgium / American, circa 1900. The reverse also bears jewellers mark. Reverse intaglio crystals are commonly and erroneously often called Essex Crystals.


This is a SOLD item and has been left in the Public Domain for research purposes. Images are available for public use and research with an acknowledgement to www.hamsheregallery.com

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36cm dimeter


 
 

Medium Group: Jewellery

Year: 1900

 
 

Breed: Other

Artist: Unknown, Other

 
 

 

 

 
 

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Dimensions: 36cm dimeter

 
       
   
       
 




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