#12 Late Georgian Pin / Pendant

# 12 Online Item

US $500.00 Retail Value
US $ 100.00 Opening Bid
US $ 10.00 Min. Bid Increment


She is really lovely — high relief strawberry agate, exquisitely carved, gold mount. This elegant lady is well-travelled: the product of Italian craftsmanship, she was purchased in Edinburgh in 1969, and since then has been attending cultural gatherings in New York City for decades.

H 3 cm x W 2.4 cm x D 1 cm

A simple brooch, but the mount includes a ring that allows it to also be worn on a thin chain. The pin of white gold suggests a repair, which may explain why it comes with a small detachable safety pin on a fine chain as a charming optional security feature. On the back of the mount is visible a simple inscription: this is not a hallmark but likely the mark of a repairer.

Donated by Linda Dennery.

Additional Information

Postage & Handling: $15 domestic; $27 international

No returns allowed.
All proceeds will go towards supporting Chawton House library.

North American Friends of Chawton House

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