AUSTRIAN ROCK-CRYSTAL FLOWER BROOCH
this attractive flower brooch has a carved rock-crystal flower, centred by a fine quality cultured pearl. The stem and setting are in matt finish 14ct while gold, bearing Austrian control marks in use since 1922, and bearing a maker's mark KD probably for Kondrad Dworak. Including the stem the brooch is approximately 2 3/8 inches: 60 mm in length. Austrian makers specialised in these flower brooches, using rock-crystal, amethyst, nephrite, coral, lapis and other coloured agates Also see N465A similar earrings 'on the ear'