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Zoom Vintage 1930s French Cicada Insect 'Good Luck' Pin Brooch
Zoom Vintage 1930s French Cicada Insect 'Good Luck' Pin Brooch
Zoom Vintage 1930s French Cicada Insect 'Good Luck' Pin Brooch
Zoom Vintage 1930s French Cicada Insect 'Good Luck' Pin Brooch

Vintage 1930s French Cicada Insect 'Good Luck' Pin Brooch

£110.00 GBP

Vintage 1930s French Cicada insect brooch pin. The Cicada symbolises rebirth, longevity, protection and good luck. The Cicada insect is able to shed one's skin, emerging new and different, these amazing insects can live up to 20 years.


This coloured brooch has been painted with iridescent paint with warm oranges, yellows, amber and browns, the wings of the piece is transparent. The brooch is light in weight and secures with an open 'c' clasp.


In the early 20th century Egypt was of great interest in the West with the discovery of Tutankhamun. This brought about the Egyptian Revival period where design in jewellery, fashion and furniture was inspired by Egypt.



The brooch measures 5.7cm / 2.2" in length and 2.5cm / 1" in width.



The brooch is in excellent vintage condition.




Established in 2011, Mayveda Jewellery curates fine antique and vintage jewellery. We design original bespoke pieces handmade in London. Meet Tiffany the founder of Mayveda here >

Vintage 1930s French Cicada Insect 'Good Luck' Pin Brooch

£110.00 GBP


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Antique and vintage jewellery normally show signs of age. At MAYVEDA we aim to sell items that are in excellent vintage condition. Exceptions are sometimes made if the piece is particularly unique or rare. All items are described in great detail indicating any flaws in the piece. Any items that do not meet the expectation of the customer can be returned within 30 days, with a full money back guarantee.


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At Mayveda we offer a six month warranty which is not due to wear and tear and/or negligence after purchase. Antique and vintage jewellery require special care. Select the piece which is appropriate for your lifestyle. Contact us for advice if you are unsure. Many antique pieces of jewellery are not appropriate for daily wear.

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Beautiful gift wrapping complimentary to you. Carefully wrapped in our signature English made pistaccio green boxes finished with our pink ribbon.


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