A huge vintage Victorian revival style, black and gold tone brooch by Sphinx. This large brooch is designed in the Victorian mourning style, featuring a stunning inlay of black glass forming a flower to the center of its design, surrounded by ornate textured gold tone metal with gold ball detailing. This brooch the moves into an ornate cut away design, forming an outer diamond shape.
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.