Thomas Glover specialises in antique and period jewellery from circa 1780 to 1960 with an emphasis on Georgian, Victorian, Edwardian and Art Deco. Visit our jewellery shop in Shrewsbury and browse our antique engagement rings.

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Georgian Amethyst and Turquoise Comet Brooch c.1790

SKU: BR053

A pretty small Georgian comet brooch modelled with a foiled pale amethyst head surrounded by a gold scrollwork border and a small turquoise set within the 'tail.' The brooch is closed set to reverse, typical of the Georgian era. Comet references were popular in jewellery at this time following the appearance of Halley's Comet in 1758/9 and then again in 1835.

 

Price Code: B, £500 - £1000

Era: Georgian, 1714 - 1837

Measurements: Length 2.4cm; Width 3.4cm

Hallmarks: Unmarked, tests as gold

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