Antique Rock Crystal Bug Brooch

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Colorful Victorian rock crystal bug brooch in delightful colors of red and purple set in silver. Fun to wear alone on a lapel or with companions on one's shoulder.
The pin measures 1 5/8" long by 1 1/8" wide by 1/2" deep.

Details

  • Creator
    Unknown
  • Of the Period
    Victorian
  • Place of Origin
    England
  • Date of Manufacture
    Circa 1840
    Dimensions
    1.13 in. W x 0.5 in. D x 1.63 in. L
    3 cm W x 1 cm D x 4 cm L
  • Length
    1.63 in. (4 cm)
  • Dealer Location
    Baltimore, MD
  • Number of Items
    1
  • Reference Number
    LU251771152
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