Today we are delighted to offer for sale a lovely antique French porcelain and ormolu painted brooch pin! This exquisite brooch is finely crafted of soft paste porcelain. The piece is un-marked but is the of same caliber as pieces made by Limoges or Meissen. The round-shaped porcelain plaque features the portrait of a beautiful young woman wearing a white mousseline blouse and a statement black hat (the woman appears to be Georgiana Cavendish, Duchess of Devonshire). The porcelain plaque is framed by a gilded ormolu frame. The pin In very good antique condition, with very minimal wear and patina commensurate with age. This gracious and precious brooch will make a fine addition to any Victorian and Edwardian miniature jewelry portrait collection. Fresh to the market!
Dimensions: 1-3/4″ in diameter