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John brogden

'Primavera' Classical Style Brooch

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John brogden

'Primavera' Classical Style Brooch

Gold Enamel

H  3.40cm (1.34 in)  |  W  6.00cm (2.36 in)

Origin England, c. 1881
Marks 'BROGDEN'
Case Original Fitted Case
Condition Excellent
Weight 16.00 Grams

An antique enameled gold gorget brooch by John Brogden in the Etruscan manner.
The Italian Renaissance style enamel of 'The Queen of the May' surrounded with gold decoration of 'Honeysuckle & Ivy for Beauty'
The original fitted case marked:
JOHN BROGDEN, ART GOLDSMITH TO H.R.H. PRINCE LEOPOLD
GOLD MEDAL PARIS 1878
MANUFACTORY, 6 Grand Hotel Buildings, CHARING CROSS LONDON

Literature
cf. Castellani & Giuliano, Revivalist Jewellers of the Nineteenth Century,
Geoffrey C. Munn, 1984, p. 179 similar brooch documented page 179.

Price Code

Ref No   8272

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