Sale - Antique Brooch Pin - Vintage 14k Yellow Gold Seed Pearl Black Ribbon Hidden Compartment - Edwardian 1910s AJ Hedges & Co Fine Jewelry

$430.00

Description

Rare antique Edwardian Era 14k yellow gold seed pearl and black ribbon bar pin, circa 1910s! This unique horizontal brooch contains a hidden hinged compartment at its backside, where the black ribbon is held. The piece's front is adorned with 13 seed pearls. As shown in photos, the black ribbon is removable and could be interchanged with other fabric or other sentiments of similar size. Absolutely incredible piece of fine jewelry, well over 100 years old! *Sale - price reduced from $450 USD to $430 USD.

ERA - Circa 1910s, Edwardian

METAL / MATERIAL - 14k yellow gold, seed pearls, black ribbon

MARKINGS / HISTORY - Stamped 14k with the maker's mark for A.J. Hedges & Co. The firm has roots that trace back to 1837 when it was Alling, Hall & Dodd. The company was in operation until around 1950.

CONDITION - Good antique condition. Details and designs have been beautifully preserved. Very little age consistent wear remains. Amazing antique brooch pin!

SIZE / MEASUREMENTS - Length: 2 inches x 5.34 mm, Weight: 4.72 grams

PRESENTATION - Listing includes a complimentary MJV logo gift box, as shown in last photo. All other boxes are for display only.

AUTHENTICITY - Each item in our shop has been hand-selected and inspected by a GIA Graduate Gemologist.

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