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Italian Diamond Enamel Circus or Street Performer Brooch Statue and Stand


Entertaining Italian 18k yellow gold street / circus performer balancing on a ball on one foot with an umbrella while spinning a gold hoop on the other foot. He has a mustache on his face and a tall black hat. His shirt is decorated with three diamond buttons and he has a blue bow at his waist. This adorable gentleman screws into a lapis lazuli block which is mounted in a gilt 800 silver base with leaf decoration. The back of the figure is stamp 18k Italy. When worn as a pin he measures 2.60" tall x 1.25" long X .75 deep.


  • Creator
  • Place of origin
  • Date of manufacture
    20th Century
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  • Condition
    Excellent. Box is worn / stained and missing hinge on bottom doors. In original box.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    H 4 in. x W .25 in. x D 1 in.

    H 10.16 cm x W 6.35 mm x D 2.54 cm

  • Length
    1 in. (2.54 cm)
  • Weight
  • Seller location
    Miami Beach, FL
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