You are viewing a large Victorian era brooch of fine quality. The brooch measures overall in size: 3" by 2 1/2". The hand painted painting measures 2 1/2" by 2". The painting is done on a porcelain plaque.The brooch is German in origin. Impressed in the porcelain on the back is the number 71.Under magnification there are a few light surface scratches.The frame is heavy gold filled.