ANTIQUE 15K GOLD ANCIENT EGYPTIAN FAIENCE SCARAB / DEITY SOUVENIR BROOCH c1900
An antique solid 15 carat gold souvenir brooch; beautifully made and engraved 'Egypt 1902', set with two probably ancient Egyptian faience scarabs with hieroglyphs to their bases and a faience deity figure amulet / drop.
Unusual, totally original & so wearable...very collectable too!
CONDITION: All original and very good. Slight signs of wear a result of age, some loss to scarabs - see pictures.
DATE/MARKS: Scarabs & drop probably ancient. Mounted around 1900. Tagged '15ct'.
DIMENSIONS: 42 mm wide, 46 mm total drop (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter.
WEIGHT: Approx. 11.4 grams.