ANTIQUE EUROPEAN SILVER CARVED LABRADORITE LION HEAD CAMEO BROOCH c1900
An antique European solid silver brooch, modelled as a pair of spread wings, set with seed pearls and topped with a finely hand carved labradorite lion head.
Such a unique & lovely quality carving...so collectible & ready to wear!
CONDITION: All original and generally very good. Slight signs of wear commensurate with age and use. Two tiny pearls missing. One ruby/garnet eye chipped.
DATE/MARKS:Around 1880/1900. Stamped '800'.
DIMENSIONS: 53 x 28 mm (1 inch = 25.4 mm). To give an impression of scale, the coin is 19 mm or ¾ of an inch diameter.
WEIGHT: Approx. 11.0 grams.