A Scottish silver brooch or Dirk Pin with a large raised claw set amethyst which is mounted in a celtic knot bordered surround.
Scottish silver amethyst dirk pin brooch Robert Allison 1957
Beautiful Scottish silver and amethyst brooch or pin in the shape of a dirk by Robert Allison Glasgow 1957.
The amethyst is approx 1.5 cms across and is beautifully faceted.
The pin was hallmarked in Glasgow in 1957 and made by Robert Allison who is renowned for his hand made quality and who worked very much in the tradition of Iona based Alexander Ritchie.
The pin has clear crisp hallmarks.
It measures 8.5 by 3 cms. It weighs 15 grams.
Condition: It is in excellent condition commensurate with its age and very light usage. A good clean item.