Cicada brooch, hand carved in horn. French Art Nouveau.
Beautifully carved horn brooch in the shape of a cicada. Hand-carved, detailed and translucent, this is of lovely 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.
- Hand-carved French bull bone.
- Art Nouveau period.
- Original brass clasp.
- Approximately 6 cm (2.4 inches).