A Victorian garnet target brooch

Item Lot Number: 347

A Victorian garnet target brooch, a round cabochon garnet in a rubbed over setting within a cannetille frame, with a glazed locket back, measures 3.3cm in diameter and another smaller example, measures 2.4cm in diameter (2)

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £90
Condition Report:
The larger brooch is in good to fair condition, there are minor losses and wear to the frame, mainly to the outer edge and reverse. It is not hallmarked or stamped but in our opinion would test as gold. It fastens with a pin and c-hook. The other brooch is in good condition. It fastens with a pin and c-hook. Gross weight 14.9 grams. Condition Report made 7th December 2017.