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Arts and Crafts Novelty Diamond and Pearls Mouse on a Fruiting Bough

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Rare Late Victorian Novelty Diamond and Pearls "Mouse on a Fruiting Bough" Brooch, c 1880-90

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Item Reference:

64110-1471-4Tip! This item's Ref-Code breaks down thus...
Item Ref Code: 64110-1471-4
Item No. 64110 - Dealer No. 1471 - Building No. 4


Rare late Victorian novelty diamond brooch, very unusual and so charming!

Finely modelled as mouse on a fruiting bough, it has a distinctive feel of early Art Nouveau with it’s flowing lines and the nature theme.

Crafted in 15 ct gold (tested) and high carat silver (tests at least 925), adorned with pave set rose cut diamonds, cultured pearls and a tiny garnet (for a mouse’s eye)

Dimensions: length – 65 мм, «hight»- 25 мм, total weight – 9 grams. Individual size and setting of diamonds prevent accurate colour and clarity assessment, approximate total weight of diamonds is 0.4 ct.

Condition: a rare to find untouched antique piece, no problems to report at all.


Item Reference
Arts & Crafts
1895 - 1920, C19th (Art Nouveau)
Country of Origin


  • Free Collection from Hemswell, North Lincolnshire (we can store free of charge for four weeks)
  • UK Post for £15, this applies to smaller items that we can box up and simply post to you.
  • UK Courier for £30, this applies to larger items that can be boxed up and collected by a standard courier delivery company.
  • UK Van Delivery by Hand, this applies to furniture, large items or delicate items. This is undertaken by ourselves or by a fully insured van delivery company that is personally known to us. Prices dependant on your location and size/amount of items purchased.

We are able to deliver any item to anywhere in the World, and so for any item/location, we are able to obtain quotes for delivery/shipping.

To make an enquiry call us on 01427 668 389