STERLING SILVER PIN Brooch - 830 Sterling Silver Norwegian Solje Pin- Wedding Pin Brooch - Antique Vintage - Norway Sylvsmidja Voss

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STERLING SILVER PIN Brooch - 830 Sterling Silver Norwegian Solje Pin- Wedding Pin Brooch - Antique Vintage - Norway Sylvsmidja Voss

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Vintage from the 1950s

Material

Silver

Antique Sylvsmidja Voss Norway Norwegian 830 Silver Solje Wedding Brooch Pin, Circa 1950's.

A beautiful large traditional Norwegian 830 silver Solje Wedding Pin. The center is a open round style with a flower shape. Eight petals hold gold vermeil drops and filigree medallions of twisted textured heart forms adorned with traditional warm gold tone spoons. (Vermeil dangles - Norwegian artisans call the oblong shapes "spoons" because of their shape. This type of pin / brooch "Solje" is a traditional ornament for Norwegian weddings. They are also traditionally worn by married woman. Legend has it that the brooch functions as a protection from evil spirits because of it's reflective shimmery dangles. The drops and spoons are vermeil both front and back

The back of the brooch is marked 830 for silver content along with the J maker's mark for Sylvsmidja Voss Norway. The pin brooch measures 3 1/4" high by 1 7/8" wide. The brooch pin is quite old with the old style C clasp on the back. The pin is in excellent condition. No breaks, repairs, damage or missing dangles. Beautiful aged patina.

A highly sought after collectable Norwegian heirloom. Would make a lovely bridal shower or wedding gift for a new bride.
Antique Sylvsmidja Voss Norway Norwegian 830 Silver Solje Wedding Brooch Pin, Circa 1950's.

A beautiful large traditional Norwegian 830 silver Solje Wedding Pin. The center is a open round style with a flower shape. Eight petals hold gold vermeil drops and filigree medallions of twisted textured heart forms adorned with traditional warm gold tone spoons. (Vermeil dangles - Norwegian artisans call the oblong shapes "spoons" because of their shape. This type of pin / brooch "Solje" is a traditional ornament for Norwegian weddings. They are also traditionally worn by married woman. Legend has it that the brooch functions as a protection from evil spirits because of it's reflective shimmery dangles. The drops and spoons are vermeil both front and back

The back of the brooch is marked 830 for silver content along with the J maker's mark for Sylvsmidja Voss Norway. The pin brooch measures 3 1/4" high by 1 7/8" wide. The brooch pin is quite old with the old style C clasp on the back. The pin is in excellent condition. No breaks, repairs, damage or missing dangles. Beautiful aged patina.

A highly sought after collectable Norwegian heirloom. Would make a lovely bridal shower or wedding gift for a new bride.

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