For your consideration is this Fabulous Antique Art Nouveau French Sterling Silver Dragon Framed and Hand Painted Porcelain Brooch. The brooch is very old and likely dates to the late 1800's. The center of the brooch has a small round. 75 inch piece of porcelain under glass that is hand painted with a lovely depiction of a young child sitting in a garden playing a flute. The small painting is beautifully framed in solid silver with detailed, ornate dragons and crowns.
The brooch measures approximately 1.5 inches wide and 1.5 inches tall with a weight of 9.05 grams. The back of the brooch has a sterling silver, working hook pin clasp. The clasp has hard to make out markings that look like a French Boars head Paris, Silver? In a diamond shape (see photos).
The hand painting does have some minor paint loss, but still has a wonderful depiction! The brooch frame is in fairly good overall condition, with some minor front surface wear and silver dings on the back picture frame case (see photos). The brooch has a Very Nice Overall Presentation and Patina! A Fabulous and Beautifully hand crafted antique piece that would make a great addition to any jewelry collection! Please refer to the photos for further details, as they are part of the description.
The item "Antique Art Nouveau French Hand Painted Porcelain Sterling Silver Dragon Brooch" is in sale since Monday, March 23, 2020. This item is in the category "Jewelry & Watches\Vintage & Antique Jewelry\Fine\Art Nouveau/Art Deco 1895-1935\Pins, Brooches". The seller is "myfairldy" and is located in Colebrook, New Hampshire. This item can be shipped to United States, Canada, United Kingdom, Denmark, Romania, Slovakia, Bulgaria, Czech republic, Finland, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Malta, Estonia, Australia, Greece, Portugal, Cyprus, Slovenia, Japan, Sweden, South Korea, Indonesia, Taiwan, Thailand, Belgium, France, Hong Kong, Ireland, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Italy, Germany, Austria, Bahamas, Israel, Mexico, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, Switzerland, Norway, Saudi arabia, United arab emirates, Qatar, Kuwait, Bahrain, Croatia, Malaysia, Brazil, Chile, Costa rica, Aruba, Belize, Dominica, Grenada, Saint kitts and nevis, Turks and caicos islands, Bangladesh, Brunei darussalam, Bolivia, Ecuador, Egypt, French guiana, Guernsey, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Iceland, Jersey, Jordan, Cambodia, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Monaco, Macao, Martinique, Nicaragua, Peru, Pakistan, Paraguay, Viet nam, Uruguay, Russian federation, South africa, Colombia, Antigua and barbuda, Saint lucia, Barbados, Bermuda, Cayman islands, Sri lanka, Maldives, Oman, Reunion.