Gorgeous late Victorian crescent brooch/pendant with multicoloured ‘Navaratna’ gemstones that represent planets. Classically Ruby or red spinel represents the sun, and Pearl the moon, emerald for mercury, yellow sapphire for Jupiter, diamond for Venus, blue sapphire for Saturn, hessonite for ascending lunar mode and cats eye for descending lunar mode. This beautiful brooch does include most of these stones but with some additions. Set in 15 carat gold and 2.5” long.
Antique Harlequin Crescent