This fantastic Plique-a-Jour pin features a stunning carved Carnelian scarab on a silver-gilt pin depicting an Egyptian revival bird symbol. The pin is silver gilt. The wings of the bird are beautifully enameled with rich colors and detailed with finely engraved feathers. At the center of the pin features a rich orange carved carnelian scarab with fascinating translucent nature. This pin is an incredible piece of art from the Egyptian revival movement and is just begging to be in your collection!
This pin is about 2" long and just over 7/8" wide.
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1923 Egyptian Revival Plique-a-Jour Carved Carnelian Scarab Silver Gilt Pin