Authentic, Antique heart shaped brooch adorned with Suffragette coloured Paste Stones and a swinging violet Paste heart in the centre. The bottom of the brooch displays a beautiful Baroque Pearl dropper. Baroque Pearls are unique for their irregular non-spherical shape which are formed in freshwater mussels or saltwater Oysters.
this exact piece of jewlery was aired on Storage Wars episode "Om Sweet Om" Season 12; appraised for $400 by Kurt Rothner, owner of Excalibur Jewlery in West Holloywood, CA.
All set in Silver and decorated with hand Cut Steel studs. Cut-steel jewellery is set with faceted and polished steel studs that resemble gemstones. This type of jewellery was popular during the Victorian era with finer, older pieces having more faceted studs. Green is for Give, white is for Women and violet is for Votes. Green is for Give, white is for Women and violet is for Votes.
Weighs 5.3 grams. Measures 24mm across 38mm down.