1960s Abalone shell brooch. Gorgeous greens and pinks combine with pearlised tones to create a large, impactful piece.
Nine expertly places pieces of abalone shell combine to make a striking brooch. The colours change depending on the texture and colour of the fabric it is closest too.
Most probably Mexican abalone shell and designed and made for the tourist market.
The front shell pieces are in perfect condition. There is some permanent tarnishing on the reverse but the pin is secure. See close ups. Price is reflective.
5 cm diameter
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Your brooch will include a complimentary sponge and will be packed securely and decoratively.
Special gift wrapping can be purchased at checkout.