Fine Murrle Bennet 9ct Gold’Heart & Crescent Moon Brooch’ c1900. Stunning set with Turquoise Cabochons & Fine Seed Pearls. This is a stunning Victorian 9ct Gold’Heart & Crescent Moon’ Motif Brooch dating to c1900, which was made by Murrle Bennett & Co and was probably retailed by Liberty of London (please see the detailed close-up photographs provided, which form an integral part of the item’s description). This wonderful Brooch is set with beautiful Turquoise Cabochons & Fine Seed Pearls Turquoise was one of the Victorians favourite gemstones and was believed to have a number of properties i. F given a Turquoise by a loving friend, that stone would protect the wearer from negative energy and bring good fortune. Turquoise was also the symbol of friendship and it was believed that it would also bring peace to the home. The symbolism of the’Heart’ pierced by the’Crescent Moon’ undoubtedly means this Brooch would have been given as a gift of love to a lady. As expected, this fine quality Brooch is stamped’9ct’ on the reverse confirming that it is made from solid 9ct Gold i. It is not gold plated and it is also stamped with the early maker’s mark for Murrle Bennett & Co, making this a highly sought after & collectable Victorian jewel. The Brooch, which weighs 3.6 grams, measures approx’ 4.5cms long and it is approx’ 1.8cms high. In summary, this is a rare opportunity to acquire a wonderful Victorian’Heart & Crescent Moon’ Motif Brooch dating to c1900 made by Murrle Bennett & Co, which would grace any collection – it is quite simply sublime. Any Questions Please Dont Hesitate to Ask. Examples of the finest quality Victorian & Edwardian Antique Jewellery. The item “Murrle Bennett 9ct Gold Turquoise & Pearl set Heart & Crescent Moon Brooch c1900″ is in sale since Thursday, October 25, 2018. This item is in the category “Jewellery & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewellery\Vintage Fine Jewellery\Victorian (1837-1901)”. The seller is “lillybumblebeevictorianjewels” and is located in Hamilton. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: United Kingdom
- Gold Quality: 9Carat
- Type: Brooch/ Pin
- Sub-Type: Murrle Bennett 9ct Gold ‘Heart & Crescent Moon’
- Metal: Yellow Gold
- Designer: Murrle Bennett
- Main Gemstone: Turquoise