This gorgeous and unusual rock quartz pin from the Art Deco (ca1920) era! This beautiful pin is made of hand carved rock quartz crystal, which is held within a platinum setting. The piece forms the shape of an open shield and has diamond encrusted platinum bars that wrap around the sides from the back. The diamond rows are bead set and surrounded by delicate milgrained detail, adding a beautiful accent to this Deco piece. A bar pin fastens across the back of the shield with a hinge to secure it in place. This beautiful and elegant brooch would look simply spectacular worn day or night!
Measurements: The pin measures 1 3/8 " wide, 1 1/2" tall and 1/4" thick.
Condition: The overall condition of the pin is excellent. Besides normal surface wear, there is no apparent damage to the platinum or rock quartz crystal and all of the diamonds are intact. The clasp is secure and in good working condition.