English Victorian Brooch with Etched BirdEnglish Victorian Brooch with Etched BirdEnglish Victorian Brooch with Etched BirdEnglish Victorian Brooch with Etched BirdEnglish Victorian Brooch with Etched Bird

Here is an antique English silver pin, complete with hallmarks. The pin is a 1 3/4" X 1 1/2" oval with a raised decoration on the border and small silver balls attached around the perimeter. The center of the pin features an etched design of a swallow, perhaps a bluebird, in flight with flowers in the foreground and a setting sun in the background. The pin is hollow with a recessed area in the back that may have originally held a keepsake. There is a tube hinge indicating a date of ca. 1900. The original C-catch has been expertly replaced with a modern safety catch. The silver has darkened attractively with age. This pin is in very good condition; there are no scratches. There are a few dents visible from the back only. This pin weighs 6.7 grams; it is light enough to be worn on a blouse or tee shirt. Scenic brooches such as this one are difficult to find, and this one charms.

Item ID: 117BD


Gender: Female, Age Group: Adult, Color: silver, Size: 1 3/4" X 1 1/2" X 3/16" thick

English Victorian Brooch with Etched Bird

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