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Renaissance 15th -17th Century Bronze Paste Jewel. This amazing jewel is crafted from bronze, featuring and oval white paste gem, 12 old cut paste gems, amazing Renaissance designing and quality bronze work. The bezel set white gem is a cabochon opaque milky white gemstone, surrounded by beautiful hand cut ruby red brilliant gemstones. The red paste sparkle beautifully and are a gorgeous contrast to the white paste stone. This rare piece was possibly worn on a hat, dress or cloak. A wonderful Jewel which could be made into jewelry or displayed in a collection.
Measurements: Jewel 26mm x 17mm
Stone Size : Opaque White Paste 18mm x 10mm Ruby Red Paste 4mm x 3mm
Weight: 5.1 grams
Origin: England Note: Excavated in the U.K using a metal detector.
Date: 15th -17th Century