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Antique 800 Silver Brooch w/ Medieval Musicians Bagpipe & Horn
This is an interesting antique 800 silver brooch that depicts a pair of Medieval musicians, one playing a bagpipe and the other blowing a horn. The brooch has an almost illegible partial stamped mark on the back that I think is 80, probably should read as 800 if complete. The metal content tests positive for silver slightly below sterling grade and is a match to 800 silver content. The back of the brooch has an old fashioned simple C clasp and pin stem. The brooch is heavy cast silver.
This piece weighs a substantial 18.5 gr. It measures 1.5" x 1.75".
Condition is good.
I am intrigued by the unusual subject matter depicted in this brooch. The style of bagpipe shown looks like the type that dates from approximately the 17th century in Europe.
Offers considered, except on Red Tag sale items and on items with final reductions.
Gender: Unisex, Age Group: Adult, Color: Silver, Size: No size
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Kathy Turner, Arlington, VA
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