• Art Deco Italian Silver Lizard Pin Brooch
  • Art Deco Italian Silver Lizard Pin Brooch
  • Art Deco Italian Silver Lizard Pin Brooch

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Art Deco Italian Silver Lizard Pin Brooch

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Details

Art Deco 1920s silver lizard brooch with textures ball markings decorating the head, body and tail of the lizard. This piece is silver and Italian as indicated by the 800 hallmark. The piece is hallmarked with the makers mark CK with a crescent moon and star. The brooch secures with a early safety catch.

 

Lizard jewellery became very popular in the Victorian era and continued into the 1920s. The Victorians enjoyed novelty pieces which included many different types of animals.

 

SYMBOLISM

Roman Symbol of Wedded Bliss

 

ERA

Art Deco, 1920-1939

 

HALLMARKS

CK with a Crescent Moon and a Star, 800

 

MEASUREMENT

The lizard measures 6cm / 2.3" in length and 1.6cm / 0.6" in width.

 

CONDITION

Excellent.

 

SKU

5415

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