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Robbins' Roost Antiques


Barbara Robbins, Nashville TN   

Mourning Jewelry, Sepia Miniature Brooch, Dog, GeorgianMourning Jewelry, Sepia Miniature Brooch, Dog, Georgian

This is a lovely gold , 10 k brooch which features a sepia miniature painting of a Georgian lady, with the dog at her feet. I think this one is a mourning piece, because the dog symbolizes fidelity. The weeping willow, with ground hair, is overhead, and the lady looks quite pensive. The brooch is in excellent condition, navette shaped, measuring 1 inch and 1/4 inch North to South, and 5/8 of an inch, East to West. The back of the brooch still retains its "c" clasp and "t" hinge. The initials on the back are "W L," I think. Note: There is no discoloration on the back of the piece; please excuse my shadow on the gold.

Item ID: 4767


Great For The Mourning Collector

Gender: Female, Age Group: Adult, Color: black, white, and gold, Size: 1 and 1/4 inches by 5/8 inches

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Mourning Jewelry, Sepia Miniature Brooch, Dog, Georgian

$1,300 USD SOLD

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Robbins' Roost Antiques


Barbara Robbins
Nashville
TN
  

Antique English smalls of quality

Specializing in Georgian and Victorian jewelry, English smalls, including leather bound books, silver etc.

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