An Antique Amethyst & Diamond Brooch
A particularly beautiful amethyst, possibly Russian, though unmarked.<br /><br />
Silver over 12K gold, of oval form, the central circular cut amethyst (approximately 8.7ct) surrounded by a line of rose-cut diamonds, openwork scrolls set with rose-cut diamonds, and a band of antique cushion cut diamonds (97 diamonds approximately 2.5ct total weight), mounted weights established by formula and limited by mount.<br /><br />
In a fitted box stamped with Royal Warrants and "S. J. Phillips / 113, New Bond Street, London W1". This well-known antique jewelry firm was at this address from 1871 to 1966.
|Size||Length: 1.18 in. (3 cm.)|