Kalevala Koru bronze Suotniemi brooch


Kalevala Koru bronze Suotniemi brooch

Product no.: 1517

In stock

£40.00
 plus delivery


Kalevala Koru is a Finnish jewellery maker which started its activitties in the 1930s during the growing awareness of Finnish identity and heritage, specialising in replicas of historical finds..  he prototype for this piece was a circular gold-plated silver brooch found at Suotniemi in Käkisalmi. The ornamentation of this unique find, which dates from the 13th century, is the palmette motif used in ancient Greece. This particular brooch probably came to Finland from Sweden

This item  qualifies for a lower postal rate which will be refunded after purchase. 

Condition: Excellent, no visible damage, C-clasp

Marks: Made in Finland, KK logo

Size:   1.5" ( 3.9cm) diameter

Year: 1970s?

 

Browse this category: brooches & pins