A wonderful turquoise blue guilloche enamel butterfly brooch. This brooch is in good condition with no damage to the enamelling. Guilloche enamelling was popular for these brooches, it provided the perfect effect for the delicate look of realistic wings and their vivid accompanying colour.
It is made from silver gilt and comes from Sweden, marked with the maker's mark; Sporrong and Co, Stockholm; a company that still operates today and makes enamel medals and jewellery.
This brooch makes a lovely gift for someone, or just for yourself.. It dates to circa 1940.
A good size, the brooch measures 5.5 cms across at its widest point, and 2.5 cms across at its narrowest point.