A stunning, huge, oval shaped brooch, with art glass cabochon, made with a faux agate look, in green and olive tones, centrally set in gold tone metal. The gold tone edging has a lovely rope design. The brooch is signed Sphinx 9249 to the back. Circa 1980's.
Sphinx jewellery is a collectable vintage British UK Jewellery brand. The company was started in the late 1940′s by S Root and was based in Chiswick, London. They were known for their well made, statement costume jewellery pieces , producing a wide spectrum of styles and designs.
- Brooch Size is approx 4.5cm by 5cm at widest points.
- Secure roll over safety clasp fastening.
- Signed Sphinx and 9249 manufacturer number to the back.
- Very good vintage condition, some light wear to the gold tone metal.
- Vintage 1980's