Vintage Carved Coral Rose with Jade Leaves Brooch – Gold over Sterling
Stunning hand-carved dimensional coral rose and hand-carved Nephrite jade leaves brooch or pin made of gold vermeil which is gold over sterling silver. The rose is stunning! It is fully dimensional and each petal is clearly carved and dimensional.
The pin measures 1 3/4″ by 1 1/4″ by 3/4″ at the deepest point, the center of the rose. The coral color is vivid but not red and the perfect counterpoint for the deep green jade leaves. The colors are natural, the rose has 2 white dots natural to the coral.
This fantastic brooch is in excellent condition. It weighs 6.7 grams, is marked 925, and likely dates from the 1980s.