Victorian silver gilt love token brooch of two tethered finely detailed turtle doves. For the Victorians there was a close association between true lovers and Turtle Doves. These birds stay with their partners for their lifetime. Hence, they symbolize loyalty and faith. L. 2.50", W. 1.25", 1880's UK. Excellent condition.
- Of the Period
- Place of originEngland
- Date of manufacture1880
- WearWear consistent with age and use.
W 1.25 in. x D 2.5 in.
W 31.75 mm x D 63.5 mm
- Length2.5 in. (63.5 mm)
- Seller locationRiverdale, NY
- Reference numberLU46363542
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