ANTIQUE VICTORIAN DIAMOND FOX HUNTING RIDING BROOCH SILVER 18CT GOLD 2CT OF DIAMOND CIRCA 1900
An exquisite Antique late Victorian riding brooch featuring a Diamond Fox head with Ruby eyes in the centre of a horseshoe which rests on top of two riding crops entangled with a fine golden rope.
Riding jewellery was popular in the Victorian era and was usually worn by women of social standing who partook in activities such as Riding or hunting and wore these pieces as a symbol of their love for the sport.
The piece is decorated with glistening Old Mine cut Diamonds throughout which are beautiful and bright with SI clarity – H/I colour and total to approx. 2ct in total.
It displays stunning workmanship modelled in Silver and 18ct Yellow Gold. It’s a highly collectable piece and complete with a safety catch and long safety chain to hold it securely when worn.
We recommend you insure for £2,500. We can provide a written Valuation on completion of the sale.
WEIGHT: 11.55 grams
MEASURES: Width 50mm x Height 25mm x Depth 14mm
METAL: Silver/ 18ct Yellow Gold (Tested)
STONES: Diamonds (approx. 2ct total), Rubies
CLARITY: SI – H/I colour
AGE: Victorian. (Circa 1900)
ITEM NUMBER: AJ390