A gorgeous Victorian 15ct yellow Gold brooch, comprising of a beautiful central rim set Round Cut Amethyst (10mm) cabochon with lovely rich deep purple colour and bordered with beaded finials. The circular surround has geometric tapered intersections with beautifully decorated scrolling floral Cannetille work. The graduated tassel drop is suspended from 4 round articulated link chains leading to a beautiful dome shaped surround inset with pearls. The reverse has an empty compartment to house a picture or lock of hair. Pin stem and c-clasp findings. Brooch measures approx 7.5cm tall X 4.1cm wide. Unmarked. Circa 1860.