Antique Victorian Tie or stick pin. Made in France, 19th century. Unisex - suitable for a man or woman. Measurements: Weight is 5.31 grams. 2 3/4 inches (a little under 7.5cm) long.Description : Figural tie pin depicting a small, winged cherub emerging from a cracking egg. This mythological allegory refers to the Birth of Love. Both cherub and egg with great detail, from the cracks and tears in the egg to the face and wings of the cherub and most endearingly, his foot pushing through the eggshell.
A delightful jewel for a very smart person. Comes in original fitted box with golden velvet inside and a lovely mottled, marbled faux marble on the outside. Marks and Metal: French Owl mark for 18k gold of unknown origin.Condition: Good with negligible wear commensurate with age. Please see enlarged pictures and don't hesitate to ask questions which we will do our best to answer. Add Me to Your Favorite Sellers. We would appreciate it if you notify us in advance, and explain the reason for the return.
Please pack carefully to ensure the item reaches us in the same condition it left here and don't forget to insure and track properly. INTERNATIONAL BUYERS - PLEASE NOTE.This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Brooches & Pins". The seller is "brendaginsberg" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.