A Diamond Mounted Horseshoe Brooch by Marcus & Co

New York, c.1935


mounted in eighteen carat white gold with fine millegrain setting edge, set with brilliant cut diamonds graduating towards the centre, a finely pierced gallery to the reverse decorated with circular divisions.

Signed: ‘MARCUS’
Stamped ’18K’
Numbered: 07820

Height: 4.5cm

The horseshoe is a symbol of good luck whilst, in the lore of the lapidary, diamonds are associated with eternal love.