A large and well made sterling silver and marcasite acorn sprig brooch, dating to the 1920’s / 1930’s and made in the Art Nouveau style.
This unusual handmade piece features two acorns on the branch with swirling tendrils surrounding, all encrusted with bead set marcasite (pyrite) stones of varying sizes, and gorgeous milgrain detail. Stamped Sterling to the reverse of one of the acorn seeds.
The brooch measures 55mm x 16mm and is 4.55mm deep, not including the pin. Weighs 7.7 grams.
In wonderful original condition, ready for immediate and everyday wear.