catherine the great spinel and diamond brooch

This large and very impressive brooch belonged to Catherine the Great.  It was created in the middle of the 18th century  from silver, diamonds and spinel.  It was signed as Pfysterer on April 10th 1764

The brooch is part of the Russian Crown Jewels and is known as Catherine the Great spinel and diamond brooch.

Length:  11.6 cms
Drop:  10 cms

Item No:  32-001