Elegantly hand engraved 18k yellow gold is set with large organically shaped garnet carbuncle gems outlined with twisted ropes of gold. The interesting design of this brooch has the typical Celtic circle behind the cross form and the spaces between the arms seem to be a nod the the shapes of clover. This piece is a breathtaking work of art. Circa 1860-70.
Details.....The brooch measures 2.11" x 2.04". In Excellent vintage condition, the pin back is a 20th century replacement. You should always expect some wear on Vintage and Antique jewels, we consider it part of the charm.