Late Victorian Gold & Coral Snake Bar Brooch
Late Victorian Gold & Coral Snake Bar Brooch
Late Victorian Gold & Coral Snake Bar Brooch

Late Victorian Gold & Coral Snake Bar Brooch

reference no 11-PH5826/2

We have 1 in stock.

Regular price £0.00 £170.00 Sale

Late Victorian bar brooch with link design leading to a snake that weaves up and over the central coral.  The snake or serpent being extremely popular in the Victorian era beginning when Prince Albert proposed to Queen Victoria with a ring in the shape of a snake.  To Victoria the snake embodied eternal love and promised her a "Happy Ever After".

Measuring 47mm long and having a hinge pin with 'C' catch.  No hallmark but tests as 15ct gold.  Weight 4.7g.

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