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Victorian Silver Gilt Turtle Dove Brooch

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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.

Details

  • Creator
    Unknown
  • Of the Period
  • Place of origin
    England
  • Condition
    Excellent.
  • Wear
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Dimensions

    W 1.25 in. x D 2.5 in. x L 2.5 in.

    W 3.18 cm x D 6.35 cm x L 6.35 cm

  • Length
    2.5 in. (6.35 cm)
  • Seller location
    Riverdale, NY
  • Reference number
    LU46363542

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