This lovely vintage brooch is a porcelain rounded rectangle with an affixed decal of a winter snow scene. The brooch is featured on page 162 of Sandra Sturdivant’s book, Identifying Avon Jewelry, published in 2008. At the time of publication, she placed the value at $25 with these remarks: “Porcelain Winter Scene Pin, 1991, very rare Victorian snow scene with 24K gold-trimmed porcelain.”
The brooch is in very good vintage condition, showing some light wear. The original box is also in very good vintage condition. The porcelain base measures 1 7/8” in length and 1 1/2” high. The pin and clasp work well. The pictures offer greater perspective on the condition and styling of this vintage winter scene that offers a glimpse into life in days-gone-by.
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