Lace Jewels

18K Victorian Diamond Crescent Star Brooch


An outstanding Victorian c.1890-1900 crescent star brooch crafted in 18k gold and set with rose cut diamonds.

This is a highly impressive piece on numerous counts. It is set with rose cut diamonds approx. 14.21ctw by spread. Each and every diamond is chunky and highly domed, and not a single diamond is flat which results in a crazy immense sparkle from every angle. 

The diamonds are closed back and foiled. The foils are clear and bright with no damage to the foils, and the diamonds are of great quality.

In addition, many of the diamonds in this brooch has unique shapes, they are not all uniformly round, which truly adds to the uniqueness of this piece! It can be seen that the piece has been entirely handcrafted as the setting is specifically crafted to the unique shape of each diamond.

It was sourced from Switzerland, and is likely Ottoman Empire in origin.

A star rests in the inner crescent, with the tips of the star touching the inner crescent from end to end, giving it a very important and stunning presence.

The brooch is in excellent condition, with all original parts present with no modifications nor replacements. The brooch pin and opens and closes well.

It measures an extra large 47mm across, which is a very impressive size in addition to all the diamonds it has! The average crescent measures around 26mm to 38mm across. It weighs a solid 35.14 grams.

This is a truly unique and heirloom worthy piece that will be a solid staple to any crescent and star lover's collection, and we are truly honoured to be able to offer this piece in its excellent condition.

Custom Project
We are able to offer a custom project to either convert this into a wearable pendant, or maintain it as a brooch and add a bail so that it can be worn as a pendant-brooch. Downtime for completion is approximately 8 weeks. Please Contact Us if you would like us to arrange this for you.

We have included 2 videos for your viewing pleasure:

  • 360 degree
  • 45 degree

Note: Please note that as the diamonds are foiled, it is advisable that the piece does not get wet or exposed to water. It can be gently cleaned by wiping it down with a wrung out damp cloth.

Era - Victorian c.1890-1900
Materials - 18k gold / Rose Cut Diamond
Carat Weight - Diamond: 14.21ctw by spread
Measurements - 47mm across


Layaway Information

A 8-10 part monthly payment is available for this product.
There is no additional fee and it will be the same cost to purchase.

If you'd like to secure this piece on layaway, please Contact Us with: [The name of the piece(s) you would like a layaway on] + [The number of monthly payments you require]

Shipping is only added on the last layaway payment.

You may also email us at Alternatively, send us a DM on Instagram : @lace.jewels and we will set up the listing for you to pay a monthly payment.

If you absolutely require a longer layaway than stated, we can help too! Please get in touch, and we will work out a best option for you.

Read more about our Layaway process & terms here.


360° Video

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