This is a Victorian saphiret glass disc- Opal Bar Pin with stunning opals that are bezel set on either side of the Moon Face. Seed pearls scattered so delicately on the pin. Measures 2 inches / 50.82mm wide x .49 inches / 12.58mm *Saphiret is an early glass used in jewelry making and was made during the late 1800s to mid 1900s. It was made in various countries, including Czechoslovakia and Germany during the mid 19th century.
The glass was made by adding real gold to sapphire colored molten glass. This collection consists of items purchased in the late 1980s early 1990s, most of which have never been worn!