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Post by Taylor Thomas August 17th 2012, 8:00 pm

Would be interested in any information about this brooch (not the usual thing I would buy) about an inch and a half wide.
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Post by bistoboy August 17th 2012, 11:13 pm

looks scottish in style, but that's all i can think of to say.
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Post by Taylor Thomas August 17th 2012, 11:16 pm

Thanks Bisto...
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Post by NaomiM August 18th 2012, 5:37 pm

Looks Victorian/Edwardian in style, but, as Carolyn says, it has a recent clasp, so it's probably a reproduction piece - Past Times were doing a lot of that sort of thing before they went bust.
I don't recognise the cabochon. Is it a stone or plastic or ceramic?

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Post by Taylor Thomas August 18th 2012, 7:15 pm

Thanks Naomi, when I gave it to my wife she did say the same thing about the clasp which you and Carolyn had noticed (her mum is an antique dealer) but the cabochon is a stone that I do not know.....
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