Exceptional and Rare Antique French Music Box Brooch

Exceptionally rare and fully functional music box with winding key and custom made Victorian period box. The watercolor miniature reads, in French, ‘j’en répand’ which translates in English to ‘I am spreading it’. The Miniature is held in a gold bezel frame surrounded by 36 old mine cut diamond, which are set in a silver collet bezel surround. The back engraving reads, ‘N5766’.

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Additional information

Time Period

1810s, Georgian


"C" clasp, Custom Made Victorian Case, Musical Mechanism, Watercolor Miniature Painting, Glass Crystal, Old Mine Cut Diamonds, Silver, Yellow Gold

Jewelry Type


Gemstone Carat Weight

Approximately 3.00 carats

Gemstone Color


Gemstone Clarity



45 x 31 x 11 mm


This item has been professionally cleaned and is ready for immediate wear.

Each item has been identified and graded by a Graduate Gemologist who has been certified by the Gemological Institute of America (GIA).

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