Almondine Garnet 9k Gold Cased Brooch Pin Antique Victorian c1860.

Magpie

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Fantastic 3 almondine garnet stones to the front of this antique 9ct yellow gold cased brooch pin dating from the mid Victorian period.
The brooch is made from 9ct yellow gold cased, this means solid real 9ct gold, not plate, over another metal in this case probably brass, there are no metal marks, slight wear to the high points, on the frames please see the pictures. The stones test as garnet, all are present & in good order, great colour please see the pictures. Good pin the clasp needs a slight adjustment again please see the pictures.
Size 4.0 x 2.3 cm or 1.6 x 0.9 inches.
Weight 6.4 grams or 4.1 penny weight.