This lovely diamond and opal heart brooch is an original Victorian jewel.
The brooch is English in origin, circa the Victorian Romantic period 1834.
The heart design was comprised of forty (40) rose cut diamonds set within sterling silver atop 12 kt gold, as characteristic of the time. The center of the brooch had been set with three (3) lively, beautiful color round iridescent opals, a stone which has always been associated with love and passion.
This brooch is that perfect expression and an ideal gift for Valentines Day............ EXTRAORDINARY ANTIQUE !