Mother of Pearl Vintage Carved Sailing Ship Brooch
Mother of Pearl is the inner layer of a sea shell and was widely used for the production of jewellery during the 19th century. It continued in popularity particularly during the middle of the last century. This is a beautiful example hand carved with the addition of a pearl centrally placed and a quality firmly placed C clasp to the back. Overall dimension is 6cms x 4cms. A safety clasp has been attached for security. A unique and special piece. The Mother of Pearl reflects a rainbow of colours in the light. It is in perfect condition - so wearable. Gift boxed by Vintageonline.