A LAPIS & gold ‘turtle’ brooch / pin


A LAPIS & gold ‘turtle’ brooch / pin



A delightful vintage lapis & goldĀ  brooch / pin, modelled as a turtle; with a realistic carved lapis ‘shell’ ; set in a gold mount which is stamped – P.C. 18K – to reverse of the turtle’s head; the head turned towards the left; in a PARENTI of FLORENCE box; probably Italian, 20th Century.

Length – 40mm

Weight – 13gms

(REF:- CandC : JH:OLN:119 – purplejewelbox)