18K & Silver French Victorian Diamond Celestial Star Crescent Pendant
A charming French Victorian c.1880-1890 celestial star crafted in 18k gold & silver brooch, hallmarked on the outer edge of the crescent.
It is set with glistening rose cut diamonds approx. 0.90ctw by spread, in an intricate scalloped lace design entwined with a row of 9 twinkling stars. The brooch has a pierced gallery side profile which perfectly matches the lace scalloped design of the brooch. The diamonds are open-backed.
The scalloped star crescent has a beautiful and unique design that resembles shooting stars in the night sky.
It was a brooch that has been converted masterfully into a wearable pendant. It retains its original patina on the reverse, we have not polished it.
It measures 35mm across without bail, and weighs 9.96 grams.
Era - Victorian c.1880-1890
Materials - 18k gold & silver / Rose Cut Diamond
Carat Weight - Diamond: 0.90ctw by spread
Measurements - 35mm across without bail