Luxury Design, Past & Present
An Egyptian revival scarab brooch, the turquoise antique faience scarab set within a gold wire frame, the outstretched curved wings with green, white, blue and red enamel work, all to a 18ct yellow gold mount and brooch fitting, circa 1880, measuring approximately 2.9x1.5cm, gross weight 3.95 grams.
This brooch is in good condition with minor enamel deficient. Unmarked tested as 18ct gold.
A beautiful antique enamel and faience scarab brooch, from the collection of Bentley & Skinner, the London jewellers by appointment to both Her Majesty the Queen and His Royal Highness, The Prince of Wales. Imbued with a sense of history, this Austro-Hungarian piece is a classic example of 19th century Egyptian revival style
Should you choose to make this purchase we would be delighted to send it to you in a Bentley & Skinner handmade leather case packed in a gift-wrapped Bentley & Skinner black and gold presentation box. Shortly afterwards we will send you on a valuation for insurance purposes for your reference and safekeeping.