A vintage, large marcasite studded, flower brooch by Sphinx. The brooch is designed as two large flowers, one with petals outspread, the other about to bloom, formed from silver tone metal and studded throughout with marcasite stones. The brooch is signed Sphinx 6179 to the back. Circa 1960's - 70'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 5.5cm by 5.2cm at the widest points.