Art Deco Naval Cap Badge c.1935
A smart gold enamelled Naval cap badge brooch with a white gold naval anchor set within the enamelled laurel wreath under the Kings crown. The brooch has an integral safety clasp to the pin.
Sweetheart brooches have been popular since the early 20th century and were given to wives, mothers and girlfriends by servicemen as mementos and reminders of the absent loved one. They were worn to show pride in having a sweetheart who was serving his country. They were made for every budget from base metal to platinum and designs were made for every aspect of the military.
Price Code: A, Up to £500
Era: Art Deco, c.1925 - 1940
Measurements: Length 3.8cm; Width 1.8cm; Weight 3.5g
Hallmarks: Stamped 9ct