Shetland Silver Sleipnir brooch

Product no.: 2369

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£95.00
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Here is a fabulous (literally) brooch designed by Jack Rae, who founded Shetland Silvercraft in 1953.  The motif is the chief Nordic god, Odin, on his favourite horse, Sleipnir. This mythical creature had 8 legs, which you can see in the knotwork below the rider. 

Condition: Excellent, no visible damage, rollover safety clasp

Marks:  Sleipnir, Odin's Horse, Shetland, SS, Scotland and Edinburgh hallmarks + S for 1973-74.

Size:  4.1 cm ( 1.65") across

Year: 1973

 

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