Deliciously distinctive and aesthetically divine, this ethereal, handwrought, variegated plique-a-jour enamel and silver gilt filigree butterfly brooch is a must-have accessory for one who wishes to embrace its symbolism of resurrection, spiritual growth, and boundless possibility in searingly stylish fashion. Absolutely exquisite piece of wearable, diminutive Portuguese art...
Composition: Gold plated silver and vitreous enamels.
Period: Circa 1960s.
Weight: 6 grams.
Marks: '833' beneath the profile of a comb-crested jacana in a square cartouche with rounded corners on right pin bracket. There is another cartouche with indecipherable initials.
Condition: Excellent to near mint.
Dimensions: 1 3/8" height x 1 3/8" length at widest point.
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