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Aesop Hare & Tortoise Brooches

£7.99
ITEM CODE: 23616
4.5/5
Charming crystal-set costume brooches based on a pair of brooches from 1910 representing Aesop's fable of the tortoise and the hare. A slave in Greece in 500 BC, Aesop's tales were...
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Charming crystal-set costume brooches based on a pair of brooches from 1910 representing Aesop's fable of the tortoise and the hare. A slave in Greece in 500 BC, Aesop's tales were retold and Illustrated over successive centuries with the easily-understood animal motifs used in many decorative arts to represent the moral of the stories, in this case that perseverance will bring success. Such jewellery was popular during this period, often created in paste and modest materials, brooches or pendants with a moral meaning were given to young ladies. Made exclusively for Museum Selection.
Size & Additional Information
Costume, silver tone set with crystals
2 brooches each 2.5cm with 2.5cm chain
Clean with a soft cloth
Gift boxed
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Reviews
Overall product rating 4.5/5
28 January 2020
Service Rating:
A tiny bit smaller than I'd hoped but exactly as described. The pins are little bit fiddly but it does the job I wanted it to do.
24 December 2019
Service Rating:
Très belle qualité de joaillerie