Empire Period Antique 18kt Crown/Sword Pin - For Sale

Empire Period Antique 18kt Crown/Sword Pin
Price: $450.00
Antique French brooch, late 1700''s to early 1800''s, with pearls and turquoise. This fabulous brooch is in the shape of a sword and crown, and the pearls are fine. This style was extremely popular during the time of Napoleon and Josephine, when turquoise became quite popular. . There are 29 pearls as follows: 3 small pearls, 3mm 2 seed pearls, 4mm 4 tiny seed pearls, 3mm 20 very tiny pearls, and 12 turquoise stones. The gold is 18kt and the work is very fine. The weight of this pin is 10.8 grams. The catch is a sliding barrel catch with a pin that runs vertically up the sword blade; there is a mechanism for holding a horizontal pin, but the pin itself was not placed as the original owner opted for the vertical fastener. This catch is very secure.Dimensions:3 inches long (7.2cm) x 1 3/8 inches wide (3.4cm) x 3/8 inches (1cm) high. Status: For Sale Reference#: 0893JS Condition: very good Year: 1800 Country: France Title: 18 kt gold empire period crown pin or pendant Materials: 18 kt gold, pearls, turquoise Type: pendant or brooch

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