Victorian 9ct Snake Brooch, Antique Ruby Set 9k Coiled Serpent Safety Pin.Add to Wishlist
Antique Victorian 9ct snake brooch. This brooch is designed as a coiled snake around a safety pin. The snake's head is set with a single bright red ruby. This is a lovely pin. It's large safety pin design allows it to be easily secured to a coat, shawl or other item of clothing. The snake has a charming face with a wide, happy smile. Dates to the late Victorian era, circa 1880s.
Ruby: red, round cut, approx 2.9 mm.
Not hallmarked, professionally tested and assessed as 9 carat gold.
Measures approx 4.5 cm / 1.78 inches long, 0.78 cm / 0.30 inches wide at snake's widest point, safety pin wire is approx 1.2 mm
Weighs 3.15 grams.