Brooches 11.07.2012
Neoclassical Sepia Brooch Sentimental Lantern

A Lantern Lights the Way / Neoclassical Sepia Brooch

This particular brooch is a fine example of late 18th century jewellery, in its construction and symbolism. The paste surround…

Symbolism 30.01.2011
Neoclassical Brooch Lantern

Symbolism Sunday, The Lantern

Let’s light the way towards the new week with this illuminating look at the lantern (excuse the puns, I know it’s a Sunday morning and that’s no excuse at all).