A Victorian Novelty Brooch. Made of 15ct gold. Designed as a banjo. Set with a mother of pearl disc. The reverse stamped with a marker's mark and a 15ct gold tag. With 9ct gold pin. Circa 1895. Measurements, length ( just over ) 1 1/2" (3.9 cm ), width at widest point ( just under ) 9/16" ( 1.4 cm ). Condition, Very Good. An unusual Victorian novelty brooch.