Brooch, hairwork and gold, in the form of a bow, built up of triple open table-braided tubes of hair on each side with central rosette formed of an engraved gold flowerhead with a flowerhead in the middle enamelled dark blue, surrounded by hairwork beads formed from sections of open table-braided tubing. From the centre of the bow hang three hearts in open braided hair with engraved pierced gold caps, suspended on chains. Inscription on applied gold tab on reverse.
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