Winged Lion of Venice Antique Brooch
Winged Lion of Venice Antique Brooch
Winged Lion of Venice Antique Brooch
Winged Lion of Venice Antique Brooch
Winged Lion of Venice Antique Brooch
Winged Lion of Venice Antique Brooch
Winged Lion of Venice Antique Brooch
Miranda Mercantile

Winged Lion of Venice Antique Brooch

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The Winged Lion of Venice, rendered in bronze gold tone chased metal centered by a rich red carnelian gemstone and embraced by a textured scroll ribbon wreath, this collectible antique brooch / filigree lapel pin makes a Renaissance statement worthy of it's namesake.*

  • Stylistic Influences:
    • Celtic
    • Historical / Religious
    • Medieval / Old World
    • Symbolic / Griffin style
    • Victorian / Edwardian
  • Approximate Dimensions:
    • Overall diameter - 1 1/8 inch
    • Lion - 3/4" wide by 5/8" high
    • Stone - 5/16" wide x 1/4" high (8mm x 6mm)
  • Provenance: Private collection
  • Materials:
    • Hammered metalwork 
    • Semi-precious oval agate gem
    • Pushback metal pin back

*The Winged Lion of Venice is a 12th century bronze sculpture overlooking the Piazza San Marco and symbolizing both that city and St. Mark, one of her patron saints.

Your brooch will arrive in a neutral tan jewelry presentation box very much like the one in the last photo.


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