Scottish Granite Moon & Star Brooch
Ask for the moon and the stars and here you have it in one magical brooch. Scottish granite in two tones adorns this silver Victorian brooch. The moon is set with granite of a mix of charcoal and light grey and the star shines with the colors of warm variegated salmon hues. All are set into bezels of silver with the original tube hinge, "C" clasp and pin.
Condition: Very good to excellent. Slight area of silver solder around base of tube hinge which may be an old reinforcement; otherwise excellent.
Measurements: 1-1/2 inches (3.9 cm) each way including pin stem and 1-7/16 inches (3.8 cm) without by 1/8 of an inch (0.3 cm) in depth. Weight of 12.2 grams.
Date & Origin: Circa 1880. Scottish in origin.