Dragonfly carved horn brooch. Large size. French Art Nouveau.
Wonderful antique carved horn brooch in the shape of a dragon fly. Detailed and translucent, this is of beautiful quality.
It is French Art Nouveau and in the style of Georges Pierre and Elizabeth Bonte, who were both renowned for their carved horn jewellery, usually of insects or birds.
We sourced these from a UK collection.
- Hand-carved French bull bone.
- Art Nouveau period.
- Good brass clasp.
- Large piece. Approximately 11 cm (4.4cm).