Beautifully handcrafted brooch/pin made from solid sterling silver. It features two birds of Paradise set with rows of marcasite. Produced by an Australian designer Lega Melbourne, makers of fine marcasite sterling silver jewellery from 1948. Marked on the back "Lega" and the pattern no.It has a roll over secure clasp and a safety chain for extra security. It is approximately 5 cm long x 4.5 cm wide and weights a heavy 10.4 grams. In an excellent vintage condition with beautiful patination, no missing stones-see photos.
An elegant and very feminine brooch ready to wear. Photos form part of my description and are enlarged to show detail.(Colours may differ slightly depending on your monitor settings). All my jewellery has been gently cleaned and is ready to wear. Any further polishing is left to the new owner. (Occasionally weight and/or size restrictions might prevent me from doing so). Feel free to ask any questions. The item "Fabulous Vintage Marcasite Lega No. 514 Birds of Paradise Sterling Silver Brooch" is in sale since Sunday, May 26, 2019. This item is in the category "Jewellery & Watches\Vintage, Antique Jewellery". The seller is "olenka105" and is located in Moss Vale, NSW. This item can be shipped worldwide.