Silver Hunterston Pin Celtic Brooch
This silver brooch is handcrafted in Scotland using a combination of traditional methods and quality metal fabrication equipment. The end result is a beautiful hallmarked sterling silver Plaid Brooch which can be used as a feature piece on a coat or jacket also. The 'Hunterston' design style refers to the likeness of this piece to the ancient hunterston brooch which was found near Hunterston on the west coast of Scotland. The original, which is kept in the National Museum of Scotland in Edinburgh, was found in 1830 and the intricate piece is thought to date back to approximately 700AD. The metal work style is a reflection of traditional Celtic design, the original is similar to work known to be produced in Ireland at the time. This version is a contemporary classic with a rich heritage, making it a grea talking point. This is a special brooch that would go well with the colours in any fly plaid, and make any Scottish wear enthusiast extremely happy. This is a great purchase to wear to a wedding, or ceilidh. The silver brooch would also make a timeless gift for a special man.
- Handcrafted in Scotland
- Hallmarked sterling silver
- Fixed pin on front with a separate functional pin on the back of the brooch
- Measures approximately 6cm in diameter
- Comes in a high-quality presentation box