Late Victorian Ceramic Portrait Brooch

This hand-painted Victorian brooch features a delightful portrait. 

Condition Report:

Very Good - Some rubbing to the metal surround of the brooch and darkening to its reverse. This is not apparent when worn and it does not detract from the overall appeal of the piece. 

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The Details...

This brooch features an oval shaped ceramic cabochon detailed with a hand-painted portrait of a girl. The portrait is mounted within a copper tone metal frame, detailed with beading in four places. The brooch fastens with a 'C' catch and the fastening pin is attached to the reverse of the brooch with a tube hinge. There is also a safety chain and pin attached to the brooch too. 

Wear it With...

Brooches are an exceptionally simple way to add instant vintage styling to any look and interest to plain materials. Pin this piece onto a hat, lapel, collar, cuff, scarf, sleeve, waistline or bag - wear alone or with a selection. 

  • Colour Red, Copper, Brown
  • Occasion Wedding Guest, The Festive Season, Smart Casual, Cocktail and Evening