A very pretty Victorian black dot paste, silver and enamel dropper brooch.
The top holds the pin and is adorned with sparkling black dot paste, the centre section has been replaced with a 9ct gold and paste loop.
Suspended is a pretty silver and paste heart pendant with floral detail in the centre, the back inside finished with a dark green enamel.
The pin fastener has also been replaced with a 9ct gold safety fastener, the pin is base metal.
This brooch is marked on the reverse of the heart for 925 and makers symbol, the other components are unmarked but test as silver 925 and gold.
It has been made up sometime in the Edwardian era from a number of earlier Victorian components with the later addition of a safety clasp.
It makes for a very pretty piece.
Some wear and tarnish, some paste on the heart discoloured.
Approx 2" length, 1.25" width and weighs 9.37 grams.
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