Victorian Diamond Swallow Stock Pin c.1900
A late Victorian swallow design stock pin.
The stock pin has a flying swallow set with rosecut diamonds to the body and outstretched wings. The swallow has a cabochon ruby eye and is set in silver and gold typical of the era.
The swallow was seen as a symbol of enduring love and loyalty and was a popular subject in jewellery during the Victorian and Edwardian eras.
This lovely brooch has a stock pin to the reverse.
Price Code: B, £500 - £1000
Era: Victorian, 1839 - 1901
Measurements: Brooch 3.5cm in length, 1.5cm at widest point it weighs 3.5grams
Hallmarks: Unmarked, tests as silver and gold