Vintage Bohemian Garnet Bar Pin Brooch, German 830 Silver Vermeil
This fine estate Bohemian garnet bar pin brooch is encrusted with rose cut pyrope garnets in gold vermeil over 830 silver. Whether to celebrate a birthday, anniversary or add to your garnet jewelry collection, this beautiful bar pin style brooch will be treasured for a lifetime! Stamped S830 with maker's mark. Bohemian garnet jewelry came from the Czech region of Europe, and are the pyrope garnet variety. Bohemian jewelry refers not only to the type of garnets used, but all the way they are cut and arranged in cluster form. Rose cuts, faceted brilliants, and cabochons were the stone cutting most used in these beautiful pieces. Made as early as the 18th c., Bohemian garnet jewelry gained favor and popularity with the Victorians into the 20th c.
The brooch 1 3/4" x 3/4", and weighs 7.5 grams.
Very good condition.
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Each piece is hand-selected by a trained gemologist for its quality of materials, design, and workmanship. Monte Cristo's estate jewelry are heirlooms of yesterday, and are carefully cleaned and restored if needed to create ongoing history entwined with its new wearer, making it an heirloom of tomorrow. There is a particular joy that only comes through uniting a beautiful and special piece of jewelry with an owner whose heart beats a little faster upon wearing their new jewel!
Each piece is carefully and securely packaged in a gift box, and tied with a satin ribbon. Presented with the care and attention to detail that gift giving deserves.
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