Antique Paste Diamond Silver Brooch. Cupids Arrow & Lucky Shamrock. Victorian/Edwardian Love Token Wedding Brooch. Antique Bridal Jewelry

$125.00

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Item details

Vintage from the 1900s

Materials

935 silver, paste

Dimensions

Length: 1 3/4 Inches

Evoking a world of bygone elegance this delightfully sentimental antique 935 silver and paste brooch depicts cupid's arrow and lucky shamrock. Traditionally worn by a bride during the Victorian and Edwardian eras it symbolizes great love and good fortune in the marriage.

Uncommonly pretty the brooch is rendered in high grade 935 silver and fashioned into a curling arrow flying over a larger than life sprig of shamrock all studded with sparkling paste 'diamonds'. The brooch benefits from a sturdy pin back, also in silver, with a rollover safety clasp which, is a later replacement. A particularly lovely example of this type of love token jewelry, perfect for wear by the wedding bride, or even the groom on his cravat, something old and the perfect gift!

MATERIALS: 935 sterling silver

GEMSTONES: Paste (glass)

SIZE: 1-3/4" across 1" top to bottom (45x25mm)

HALLMARKS: Stamped 935

DATE: 1900, Victorian/Edwardian

WEIGHT: 10 grams

CONDITION: Very very good, the silver nice and bright with all the stones present and secure, any dark spots are camera shadow. The pin back in perfect working order.

Browse beautifully curated jewelry from every era - Georgian - Victorian - Edwardian - Art Deco - Modern - at mercymadge.etsy.com - With new arrivals added to our shop daily we offer an interest free layaway plan as well as a no risk guarantee. Our international and domestic shipping includes tracking for your peace of mind. Your purchase will arrive gift wrapped in a Mercy Madge box, perfect for gift giving or safekeeping!
Evoking a world of bygone elegance this delightfully sentimental antique 935 silver and paste brooch depicts cupid's arrow and lucky shamrock. Traditionally worn by a bride during the Victorian and Edwardian eras it symbolizes great love and good fortune in the marriage.

Uncommonly pretty the brooch is rendered in high grade 935 silver and fashioned into a curling arrow flying over a larger than life sprig of shamrock all studded with sparkling paste 'diamonds'. The brooch benefits from a sturdy pin back, also in silver, with a rollover safety clasp which, is a later replacement. A particularly lovely example of this type of love token jewelry, perfect for wear by the wedding bride, or even the groom on his cravat, something old and the perfect gift!

MATERIALS: 935 sterling silver

GEMSTONES: Paste (glass)

SIZE: 1-3/4" across 1" top to bottom (45x25mm)

HALLMARKS: Stamped 935

DATE: 1900, Victorian/Edwardian

WEIGHT: 10 grams

CONDITION: Very very good, the silver nice and bright with all the stones present and secure, any dark spots are camera shadow. The pin back in perfect working order.

Browse beautifully curated jewelry from every era - Georgian - Victorian - Edwardian - Art Deco - Modern - at mercymadge.etsy.com - With new arrivals added to our shop daily we offer an interest free layaway plan as well as a no risk guarantee. Our international and domestic shipping includes tracking for your peace of mind. Your purchase will arrive gift wrapped in a Mercy Madge box, perfect for gift giving or safekeeping!

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Sharon - Exceptional Estate Jewellery - Georgian - Victorian - Art Deco

Saltburn-by-the-Sea, United Kingdom

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For purchases over $150 we offer a free 60 day layaway term with a 20% deposit which is applied towards the item cost. Once paid we will reserve the item for you.

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A longer layaway term may be agreeable depending on the item cost and we are happy to discuss your individual needs with you.

Layaway payments are non-refundable and returns are not permitted. Store credit will be offered in certain circumstances at the shops discretion.
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Items returned within our return policy are not subject to a restocking fee. If an item is returned outside the shops return policy then we reserve the right to charge a discretionary 20% restocking fee.
Antique jewellery, by its very nature, is more fragile than modern jewellery and can be more prone to damage. Many of our pieces are 150 years old or more, it is part of their charm and they will require special care.

We guarantee all our items as described but can not guarantee they won't need maintenance or repair due to use and wear. With a modicum of care, the jewelry you are fond of can last many more lifetimes to come.

We accept no responsibility for pieces that become damaged whilst in your possession and such damaged items cannot be returned.
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