Antique Vintage Deco Sterling Silver English Marcasite Wreath Pin Brooch 6.4g. This product data sheet is originally written in English. We have similar Marcasite and Art Deco items, which would pair nicely with this piece, for sale this week.Listing Description by: Cait P. Age Circa : Art Deco C.
Markings: "England Silver" on the back of the brooch. Country of Origin: United Kingdom. Gram Weight : 6.4 grams. Diameter: 0.75 mm to 1.05 mm. Stone Treatment: The stone(s) appear to be untreated, but we are not certified gemologists.
Stone(s) have been tested and guaranteed using a professional Presidium Duo refractive, heat, and hardness tester. Brooch, lapel pin, hat pin, scarf pin, tie pin. Closure Type: Pin stem with locking "c" clasp. Convertible to Pendant: If desired, your local jeweler can add a bale to this piece, so it can be worn as a pendant. Handmade during the Art Deco era in England.
925 sterling silver crafted into a round wreath with geometric motifs. Accented with sparkly marcasite stones. Completed with a pin stem with a locking "c" clasp. Can be worn on a variety of accessories, like hats, scarves, and jacket lapels, among many others. Tarnish on the sterling silver gives this piece an antique quality which we believe is quite lovely.This listing is for the item only. The Art Deco era is famous for being the "Gatsby" or "Roaring Twenties" era. A lot of gorgeous and timeless designs in jewelry came out of this period.
Jewelry from this period was most often crafted between 1920 and 1935. Art Deco jewelry sometimes featured white gold or platinum, geometric designs, European cut diamonds, filigree, and calibre cut stones that are specifically cut to fit the design of the piece. During the Art Deco period jewelers often made jewelry upon custom order, this would often take weeks to months to completely craft by hand. Marcasite was a very popular stone during the Art Deco period.
Marcasite is meticulously hand-cut from pieces of iron pyrite and perfectly faceted to reflect the light. Marcasite is pale yellow or white with a bright luster, but tarnishes to a brown color.
During the wild, Gatsby-style parties, ladies' jewelry could be seen sparkling from across the room. Marcasite is pale yellow or white with a bright luster, but tarnishes to a. This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewellery\Brooches & Pins". The seller is "abeautifultimeco" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.