Poppy brooch €1190

Herbarium No. PF 166.2 Scientific Name PAPAVEROIDEAE Common Name Poppy Type Brooch Place Made in Vienna Date Around 1930 Collected by Marked K|K Material 585/1000 gold 14 ct Chalcedony, Onyx, Nephrite,  2 rose-cut and 3 singlecut diamonds Size 62,8 x 23,8 mm Total Weight 8 grams Condition Good Price €1190 Due to the sleep-inducing properties of certain types of poppies, the poppy has been the symbol of everlasting sleep since ancient times. After the Second Battle of Ypres, the flower with her blood-red leaves and black heart became a symbol for the fallen soldiers. November 11th is Remembrance Day, also called…