A delightful vintage lapis & gold 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)