Antique Georgian Tudor Rose Pearl Wedding Brooch Pin in Box

He watched her walk toward him. His palms were warm with anticipation and his smile was so large it almost didn’t fit between his cheeks. She padded down the aisle, she wore a pale blush colored underlay beneath a white lace dress. There was no veil, no tiara; just her grandmother’s pearl wedding brooch set in her wavy caramel shaded hair. They shimmered gently in the autumn sunset while crisp leaves fluttered off branches and onto the browning ground. 

This Georgian pearl Tudor Rose shaped wedding brooch was handcrafted in England in 1820. Tiny creamy white seed pearls are strung together with horse hair to create a unique and dazzling layered rose shaped brooch. The largest stunning pearl lies in the center and measures 4.1 mm in diameter. The pearls are attached to a hand-cut, elaborate, mother-of-pearl backing. The pin on this beautiful brooch was crafted in 9 karat gold and has been acid tested. This brooch measures 38.8 x 38.1 x 15.4 mm and weighs 6.7 grams. This brooch come in it's original fitted black box with dark pink fabrics layered inside. The script inside the box reads “AUSTIN & Co –LIMITED- WESTMORELAND ST. DUBLIN”. These Georgian all-pearl pieces are a bit delicate and often didn't stand the test of time, so it's delightful to find one this complete and this wonderful of condition. The full weight, including the box, is 28.3 grams. 

During the Georgian time period, all-pearl pieces like this were usually worn as wedding jewelry. It’s obvious to see why, the pearls are as bright and shining as any dream of a wedding day could ever be. 

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 Item ID:BH0310091V

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