About This Item
A beautiful Charles Rennie Mackintosh styled brooch in the shape of a rose, with sparkling marcasite gemstones. Come with a brass stopper for secure wearing.
Marcasite gained rapid popularity in the Victorian era, as Queen Victoria would wear Marcasite jewellery as a more affordable option to Diamonds.
Marcasite is also known as White Iron Pyrite due to it's similar metallic appearance to the 'Fools Gold' Pyrite Mineral.
Marcasite was first known to be used by the ancient Incas, where Marcasite jewellery has been found in many burial chambers
Gemondo's Art Nouveau Inspired Collection draws inspirations from decorative art and stylish themes. Styled with elongated curved and natural influences, this collection is perfect for those trying to bring the striking nature of Art Nouveau art in a more delicate, everyday form.
|Dimensions||Width - 15mm
Height - 15mm
|Material||925 Sterling Silver|
|Gemstone Details||18 x Marcasite - 0.504ct - Round Cut - 1.8mm|
|Gemstone Country of Origin||Austria|