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Funny vintage brooch in gold & rubies, Italy circa 1965

Pieces of jewellery from the 1960s are sometimes curious! Because they often want to be anything but formal and strict - on the contrary, the often precious designs virtually bubble over, so full of joie de vivre and desire to adorn themselves they are. Especially depictions of animals were extremely popular in those years. The dachshund in this fine vintage accessory dates from a time when such little dogs took the hearts of dog lovers by storm. The brooch was created in Italy at Mario Borio's famous Valenza manufactory and is made of high-carat gold. A golden chain adorns its necklace. Attentively the golden animal sits on its hind legs and straightens up. As if in a snapshot, it turns its head and looks around out of ruby eyes - just as if it had sniffed a delicious morsel! Make a fashion statement with this brooch - who knows what will develop: A good topic of conversation is always given with this piece of jewellery.

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If for any reason you are still not satisfied, contact us and we will find a mutual solution immediately. Regardless, you can return any item within 30 days and we will refund you the full purchase price.