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Art Deco Jewelry183 of 397Classic Bernard Instone BroochAntique Ar Deco Blue Star Sapphire 9ct Gold Ring
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    Posted 4 years ago

    Peasejean55
    (477 items)

    This is a Silver and semi precious stone Brooch by Bernard Instone. It is absolutely beautifully made. It is large in size 3 inches in length and at its widest point 1 1/2 inches. It was probably made around the 1930s. It is marked Silver but no Instone Mark which was typical of him. This I think is my favourite out of my Instone Brooch collection.
    I wonder if anyone out there could tell me the name of the stones.
    I have seen another similiar to this on Pinterest.
    Many thanks for looking

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    1. kyratango kyratango, 4 years ago
      Nice addition to your collection!
      Difficult to say from only these pics... My guess for stones is tourmalines or/and garnets.
      Let's see what others will say :-)
    2. DrFluffy DrFluffy, 4 years ago
      Very beautiful... I love your collection...
    3. Peasejean55 Peasejean55, 4 years ago
      Thanks For your comment Kyra, I've put the brooch on a white background, the colours of the stones look to me to be clearer.
    4. valentino97 valentino97, 4 years ago
      Interesting Kyra - garnets come in all color range. I think these probably are.

      Peasejean this is so gorgeous! Can you give the pinterest link?
    5. Peasejean55 Peasejean55, 4 years ago
      I've tried copying the link from Pinterest, it won't allow me. If you go to search bernard Instone link there is photo of the back of a similar brooch which is in the Birmingham Museum, further down there is also another brooch in a similiar design it has a large Opal. Many thanks for your lovely comment and love Valentino.
    6. Peasejean55 Peasejean55, 4 years ago
      Many thanks DrFluffy for lovely comment and love.
    7. Peasejean55 Peasejean55, 4 years ago
      Many thanks
      freiheit
      katherinescollections
      aghcollect
      nutsabotas
      Vladimir
      Mankin
    8. antiquerose antiquerose, 4 years ago
      Stunnnnnnnnnnning Piece !!
    9. Peasejean55 Peasejean55, 4 years ago
      http://www.bmagic.org.uk/objects/1982M289/images/142082
      The back of this brooch is very similar to my brooch.
    10. Peasejean55 Peasejean55, 4 years ago
      Thank you for lovely comment and love antiquerose.
    11. Peasejean55 Peasejean55, 4 years ago
      Many thanks
      vetraio
      PatSea
      racer
    12. Peasejean55 Peasejean55, 4 years ago
      Many thanks
      BellaEpoque
    13. Peasejean55 Peasejean55, 4 years ago
      Many thanks
      Rick55
    14. Peasejean55 Peasejean55, 3 years ago
      Many thanks
      davyd
    15. Peasejean55 Peasejean55, 1 year ago
      Many thanks

      aura

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