Antique Victorian Cabochon Garnet Coiled Snake Serpent Gold Gilt Large Brooch. This stunning Antique Victorian snake brooch features a coiled snake set with a cabochon Garnet head and eyes, with detailed engraving. The piece is modelled in gilt metal, dating to circa. Serpent jewellery became popular during the early years of Queen Victorias reign coinciding with the full flowering of the Romantic Movement. Serpents represent love, loyalty and friendship, what a lovely combination. This piece is likely to have previously been a buckle and had the pin and’c’ clasp added. This piece is a real conversation starter and would make a great addition to any collection. Measures 4.9cm x 6.5cm. Cabochon Garnet measures 6mm x 5mm. Gold gilding is wearing off to reveal Silver tone metal. Can be re-gilt if desired in 18ct Gold by our jeweller. Item Number – 1706. Orders placed by 12pm (GMT) will be dispatched the same day – All items are posted in a professional jewellery presentation box. Listing and template services provided by inkFrog. The item “Antique Victorian Cabochon Garnet Coiled Snake Serpent Gold Gilt Large Brooch” is in sale since Thursday, March 26, 2020. This item is in the category “Jewellery & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewellery\Vintage Fine Jewellery\Victorian (1837-1901)”. The seller is “lancastrianjewellery” and is located in Lancaster. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Type: Brooch/ Pin
- Main Gemstone: Garnet