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Vintage Essex crystal flying duck brooch, 9ct gold

Vintage Essex crystal flying duck brooch, 9ct gold

Regular price £699.00 GBP
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Always a hit are animal themed jewels like this fine vintage 9ct gold and Essex crystal flying duck brooch.

Animals have been used in jewellery for centuries with various meaning and symbolism, along with pet portraits and more.

This is a very well crafted reverse carved 'Essex crystal' flying duck brooch, the duck highlighted in realistically coloured enamels to a white ground.

It is a light cabochon shape and is set in a 9ct yellow gold rope twist mount.

The brooch was made by renowned maker Deakin and Francis, Deakin and Francis have a superbly long history in the jewellery and silversmith trades, starting out way back in the 18th century and still in business today!

It fastens with a safety style catch and pin fastener.

It is a versatile piece that could be worn a multitude of ways from a tie pin to a brooch so would make an excellent choice for gifting.

Marks and era:
Fully hallmarked for 9ct gold, Birmingham assay office, 1990, Deakin and Francis

Good used condition overall, light surface wear commensurate with age and use.

Approx measurements:
0.80" length
1.10" width

Weight approx 5.18 grams

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