Bee or wasp carved horn brooch. French Art Nouveau.

Description

Short description

Wonderful antique carved horn brooch in the shape of a bee or wasp. 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.

More details
  • Hand-carved natural horn.
  • Art Nouveau period.
  • Original brass clasp.
  • Approximately 7.6 cm (2.6 inches)