info art nouveau plique jour butterfly brooch

950 euro

Stunning, big antique art nouveau butterfly, dragonflly pin brooch, with plique jour enamel (transparent enamel). Art and Crafts brooch, original from ca. 1900 !! This is not it's original box.

Gilt silver, with paste faceted aquamarine colored stone, rubis coloured cabochon eyes and rhinestones on the wings. Some very faint lines in the enamel. The enamel runs from yellow green to purplish blue! Slightly rounded modelled brooch.

Exquisite brooch!! Great condition with negligible wear !! 

On the back: hall mark 900; dpos (registered trade mark) and the initial H (for Guild of Handicraft, London, eg. Ashbee)
Metal: gilt silver 
Hallmarks: 'dpos', 900 and initial H
Stones: paste stones and plique jour enamel


4,15 inch / 10,5 cm wide!!

big art nouveau plique  jour butterfly brooch

big art nouveau plique  jour butterfly brooch

big art nouveau plique  jour butterfly brooch