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Vintage Brooches and Stick Pin Jewellery

RARE ANTIQUE ENGLISH ACT OF UNION HAND CROWN ROSE & THISTLE BROOCH c1700's

1,125.00

An antique English, gilt yellow metal brooch; beautifully modelled as a hand holding a four-stemmed flower, featuring a crown, a shamrock, a rose & a thistle. Made to commemorate the Act of Union in Britain in 1707. Housed in a box of the period.

Wow - such an intriguing, collectible & wearable brooch!

CONDITION: All original and very good. Slightest signs of wear commensurate with age and use.

DEFECTS: None.

DATE/MARKS:  Early 18th century. Not marked.

DIMENSIONS: 25 x 19 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. 2.1 grams unboxed.

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