Share your favorites on Show & Tell

Victorian Silver & Agate Oval Brooch

In Fine Jewelry > Brooches > Show & Tell.
All items20047 of 198941D & E RIVOLI BROOCHD & E for TARA...Spring Song
Love it
Like it

TigraTigra loves this.
racer4fourracer4four loves this.
TassieDevilTassieDevil loves this.
fortapachefortapache loves this.
auraaura loves this.
NewfldNewfld loves this.
valentino97valentino97 loves this.
Ms.CrystalShipMs.CrystalShip loves this.
kyratangokyratango loves this.
See 7 more
Add to collection

    Please create an account, or Log in here

    If you don't have an account, create one here.

    Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate

    Posted 1 year ago

    (12 items)

    This is a large Victorian Silver and agate brooch I was lucky enough to find at a car boot sale three years ago. It was absolutely black when I bought it but after a good clean the scalloped engraved silver frame (which is unmarked) came up a treat!

    I have photographed the brooch against a white background to show the pretty mottled agate. The reverse has a good strong pin with tube hinge and ‘C’ clasp. Can you see how the pin extends out beyond the frame of the brooch? This is a good indication of an antique brooch.


    1. kyratango kyratango, 1 year ago
      Yep! That's a treat trove ;-))
      The agate is a landscape by itself... I love your pieces! (And collect mainly brooches, lol)
    2. Ms.CrystalShip Ms.CrystalShip, 1 year ago
      I'm a brooch lover too! ( mostly costume)
      This is beautiful... Looks like a painting!
      Nature in it's glory...
    3. Gibsongirl Gibsongirl, 1 year ago
      Many thanks for all the lovely comments. You know, many times I hear ladies say “Nobody wears brooches anymore”.......WELL I DO, I LOVE THEM!!
    4. valentino97 valentino97, 1 year ago
      I love brooches too - very beautiful, thanks for sharing :-)
    5. TassieDevil TassieDevil, 1 year ago
      I am a brooch lover too Gibsongirl and wear mine as well:-) This one of yours is beautiful! I Love Agate :-)

    Want to post a comment?

    Create an account or login in order to post a comment.