Porcelain Orange Blossom Brooch

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<p>A hand painted porcelain brooch finished with enamelled gold detailing <br /> <br /> This stunning brooch is inspired by the original that is on display in the Museum's collection, dating from around 1845 in the form of a spray of orange blossom. <br /> <br /> <b>More about the brand </b> <br /> <br /> Porcelanas Mercedes is dedicated to the manufacture of miniature porcelain flowers, made entirely by hand by expert artisans in Spain. This range is the result of the professional work of three generations of craftsmen with more than twenty-years experience in their craft, which shows in the intricate detail of each unique piece.</p>

Exclusive to the British Museum, a hand-painted porcelain brooch in the shape of a spray of orange blossom.

Hand-crafted in Spain, this extraordinary piece has been inspired by a porcelain brooch which forms part of the British Museum’s collection and dates to 1846. This beautiful ornament features an electroplated brass edge as well as brass detailing on the tips of the leaves and petals.

The original brooch bears striking similarities to a set gifted by Prince Albert to Queen Victoria before their wedding. Orange blossom became a popular choice for wedding bouquets in the 19th century, symbolising chastity.

This brooch will make an exceptional gift for a loved one.

  • Product Code: CMCN493930
  • Dimensions: H4 x W3cm
  • Material: Porcelain, electroplated brass
  • Details: Handmade
  • Postage Weight: 0.02 Kg

<p>A hand painted porcelain brooch finished with enamelled gold detailing <br /> <br /> This stunning brooch is inspired by the original that is on display in the Museum's collection, dating from around 1845 in the form of a spray of orange blossom. <br /> <br /> <b>More about the brand </b> <br /> <br /> Porcelanas Mercedes is dedicated to the manufacture of miniature porcelain flowers, made entirely by hand by expert artisans in Spain. This range is the result of the professional work of three generations of craftsmen with more than twenty-years experience in their craft, which shows in the intricate detail of each unique piece.</p>

Exclusive to the British Museum, a hand-painted porcelain brooch in the shape of a spray of orange blossom.

Hand-crafted in Spain, this extraordinary piece has been inspired by a porcelain brooch which forms part of the British Museum’s collection and dates to 1846. This beautiful ornament features an electroplated brass edge as well as brass detailing on the tips of the leaves and petals.

The original brooch bears striking similarities to a set gifted by Prince Albert to Queen Victoria before their wedding. Orange blossom became a popular choice for wedding bouquets in the 19th century, symbolising chastity.

This brooch will make an exceptional gift for a loved one.

  • Product Code: CMCN493930
  • Dimensions: H4 x W3cm
  • Material: Porcelain, electroplated brass
  • Details: Handmade
  • Postage Weight: 0.02 Kg
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