Antique Gold Art Nouveau Brooch, 10k Yellow Gold with Blood Red Ruby Paste. An antique brooch from the 1890’s to early 1900’s. This Antique Brooch tests for 10k gold. While the Blood Red Ruby is Paste.
Paste is a heavy, very transparent flint glass that stimulates the fire and brilliance of gemstones. Developed during the Roman Empire, Paste became extremely popular with aristocrats and royalty of the Georgian era.
Art Nouveau Brooch Size and Condition
This Antique Gold Nouveau Brooch is in excellent condition. A 10k Yellow Gold with Blood Red Ruby Paste measuring 1″ in diameter and weighting 2.9 grams