An Edwardian era brooch made by celebrated silversmith / jeweler, Frederick Marson. It was crafted with a high quality faceted citrine, surrounded by natural seed pearls, and set in a 15 karat gold mounting. Circa 1901, Birmingham, England

Item # NR8814-8

Antique Frederick Marson Citrine & Pearl Brooch

  • Metal- 15 karat yellow gold
    Weight- 6.81 grams
    Hallmarks- 15 & 625 for 15 karat gold, an anchor for Birmingham, England, and the date letter 'b' for 1901
    Maker's Mark- signed F.M in an oval cartouche for Frederick Marson
    Gemstones- one 17 x 13 mm faceted citrine, approximately 12 carats
    Pearls- thirty-two 1.5mm natural seed pearls
    Size- .96 x .80 x .48 inches
    Details- t-bar and c-clasp pin, twisted gold rope wire frame, jump ring on back for safety chain attachment
    Condition- excellent antique condition