pnor653(e)- Vintage Chinese cinnabar brooch signed China set in ornate silver frame.
pnor653(e)- Vintage Chinese cinnabar brooch signed China set in ornate
A very old cinnabar brooch signed MADE IN CHINA which designates early 20th century. The cinnabar is deeply hand carved depicting two birds in foliage. The ornate silver (not sterling) frame has a dark bronze like patina. The back of the brooch is a dark bronze color metal with a thin silver coat some of which is worn off. Pin back is in good operating condition. 2-3/8 inches by 1-3/4 inches.