This brooch is hand crafted in Ireland, using only a select range of hand-tools to create each piece.
This brooch is handcrafted in alpaca silver,polished & laquered to prevent tarnishing,it is decorated with black oynx semi precious stones also.
The hand-chiselled scroll effects and shining hammered finishes are an age-old tradition of Celtic jewellery design passed down through the centuries and now almost a thing of the past.
The celtic cloak brooch was worn to hold the cloak or cape closed,it was used as a decorative button in its day as long ago as the 7th century.
Please note that these brooches are handmade to order so they can take up to two weeks to create