Antique 1910s Egyptian Revival Sphinx brooch by Hettel ✶ SALE ✶

An outstanding early 20th century Egyptian Revival brooch from C.R. Hettel, a costume jeweler active from 1890-1930 or so. This brooch has a bronze, granite-textured base plate framed with Art Nouveau details and - AND - a Sphinx! If this is not enough to get you excited, there is also a juicy rose cut amethyst glass accent. Pin and clasp closure. 

Measurements: 2 3/4" x 1 1/2"
Era: 1910s-1920s
Markings: C & R for Charles R. Hettel
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