Victorian Pinchbeck Love Knot Brooch

Detailed and symbolic, this brooch was created the mid 1800s.

Condition Report:

Very Good - Some slight rubbing to the surface of the metal This is only visible upon very close inspection and does not detract from the overall appeal of the piece.  


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The Details...

This brooch is constructed from Pinchbeck is engraved with floral motifs in several places. The design of the brooch represents a love knot. The brooch fastens with a 'C' clasp and the fastening pin is fitted to the brooch with a tube hinge. This brooch measures 3.5cm x 2.25cm. 

A Short History...

Knots were popularly used in Victorian sentimental jewellery to imply that a relationship would last forever and symbolise never-ending commitment.

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 Gold
  • Occasion Bridal, Cocktail and Evening, Everyday, Smart Casual, The Festive Season, Wedding Guest, Work
  • Trend Delicate and Demure