Antique Vintage Sterling Silver 14k Gold 30mm Rose Quartz Pin Used
This is an older vintage sterling silver and 14K gold pin with a stunning original 30mm rose quartz cabochon stone in the center. It is all handmade and has an older deep impressed 925 square hallmark for sterling silver quality and also has its original handmade pin back. Additionally, the raised gold semi circles on the sides are jeweler tested and Guaranteed solid 14k yellow gold. You can also loupe the little dings and see that it is gold through and through. The rose quartz has beautiful lavendery pink color with white feathering and many natural characteristics. Semi translucent and very, very pretty. It is also very fancy with detailed cut work like millgrain at each end framing the gold sections and raised silver ball design throughout as well as fancy blown out leaves bordering the edges in a scalloped design. Unusually detailed, intricate and pretty. The top is separately hand applied to the back the old way by hand. It has some age dings in the 14K gold ends. Other than this it is in excellent condition. No other dents or dings. No damage to the detailed work. Good crafting. Well made. Beautiful stone. No cracks or chips or flakes. From an estate and no repair or alteration of any kind. All original. Size is 2 1/8″ long east to west by 1 1/2″ wide north to south. It is also very deep with that large cab stone and measures 5/16″ thick. Weight is 17.2 grams. This is a beautiful hand made older statement pin for your vintage gemstone jewelry collection.