This item from Virtu Doll is now in the Shop Backroom.
More from Virtu Doll
Antique Woman Playing Lute 900 Silver Baroque Pearl Brooch
This is a beautiful antique 900 silver brooch set with 4 baroque natural pearls centered around a figural scene of a seated woman playing the lute to 2 winged cherubs or angels. The brooch is unmarked. The metal tests positive for silver content slightly below sterling grade and is estimated to be 900 grade silver. It has a light gold wash finish. The back has a sturdy old fashioned T hinged pin stem, curled C clasp, and a safety chain with security pin.
this substantial brooch weighs 26.2 gr. It measures 2" x 2.125".
Condition is good.
I love figural pieces. This is an especially charming scene. One little angel or putti wearing robes is holding up a scroll of music for the woman. The other little angel or cherub is naked and is peaking around the other side of the woman. The seated woman playing her lute has her hair arranged in a turban style. I believe this brooch is European but without marks can't define the source.
Offers considered, except on Red Tag sale items and on items with final reductions.
Gender: Female, Age Group: Adult, Color: Gold / Silver / White, Size: Free size
If you were the pending buyer of this item, go to My Account to view, track and check payment for this item.