victorian 1079 carat natural ceylon sapphire brooch  pendant circa 1890
victorian 1079 carat natural ceylon sapphire brooch  pendant circa 1890
victorian 1079 carat natural ceylon sapphire brooch  pendant circa 1890
victorian 1079 carat natural ceylon sapphire brooch  pendant circa 1890
victorian 1079 carat natural ceylon sapphire brooch  pendant circa 1890
victorian 1079 carat natural ceylon sapphire brooch  pendant circa 1890
victorian 1079 carat natural ceylon sapphire brooch  pendant circa 1890
victorian 1079 carat natural ceylon sapphire brooch  pendant circa 1890
victorian 1079 carat natural ceylon sapphire brooch  pendant circa 1890
victorian 1079 carat natural ceylon sapphire brooch  pendant circa 1890
victorian 1079 carat natural ceylon sapphire brooch  pendant circa 1890
victorian 1079 carat natural ceylon sapphire brooch  pendant circa 1890
victorian 1079 carat natural ceylon sapphire brooch  pendant circa 1890
victorian 1079 carat natural ceylon sapphire brooch  pendant circa 1890
victorian 1079 carat natural ceylon sapphire brooch  pendant circa 1890
victorian 1079 carat natural ceylon sapphire brooch  pendant circa 1890

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Victorian 10.79 Carat Natural Ceylon Sapphire Brooch / Pendant, circa 1890



Item #: 86AB1135.

A natural Ceylon sapphire brooch of exceptional quality. The sapphire – certified as natural, unheated and originating from Ceylon – displays a bright, aegean blue. The cushion shaped stone is claw set within a surround of ten closed-back rose cut diamonds, with a further diamond set at the top with scrolling “S” shaped detailing either side. A further three diamonds are set in the articulated bottom drop.

Primarily a brooch, a concealed bale allows this to be worn as a pendant if you prefer.

Accompanied by a sapphire report from Gemmological Certification Services (GCS) stating the sapphire shows no indication of heating, and is Sri Lankan (Ceylon) in origin.

Cut – Cushion cut sapphire and rose cut diamonds.

Carat – The sapphire is a known 10.79 carat. The total approximate diamond weight is 0.42 carat.

Circa – 1890.

Measurements – The sapphire is 13.04 x 8.88mm. From top to bottom the brooch is 43mm and 22mm wide.

Metal – 18k gold. Tested.

£12,800 Finance