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victorian gold cairngorm and bog oak scottish dirk brooch
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ITEM # 
SA737585

Victorian Gold Cairngorm And Bog Oak Scottish Dirk Brooch

Price

£650 | $885 USD | €723 EUR
Item Number: SA737585
Date of manufacture: Victorian
Current Status: For sale
Seller: Tara's Hall
This antique has been viewed 17 times in the past month with the most views from the United Kingdom.

Description

This brooch represents a Scottish Dirk: a dagger and cutlery assemble.
A fine and rare Celtic dirk made about 1860 from bog oak from the peat bogs in Ireland .The mounts are finely engraved gold and gold plated fittings with a cairngorm which is set at the top of the dirk and also two more representing a sheath where eating implements were kept. The dirk brooch has a blade which detaches from its sheath and a fine gold chain holds it in place. detachable knife.
A Dirk was worn in the belt by the Highland Cathairean (cateran or warrior),
.A Cairgrom is a particular type of smoky quartz found exclusively in the Cairngorm mountain range, it is known as 'Cairngorm quartz', 'Cairngorm stone' or simply 'Cairngorm'! ... Nowadays the land is protected by the Cairngorms National Park Authority, making the beautiful Scottish smoky quartz even harder to come by.
Celtic jewellery was popularised by Queen Victoria’s love of agates and celtic jewellery.
measures 11cm long
12mm at widest point
The stone 12mm (at the top) in diameter
weight 16.1g
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Tara’s Hall Refund and Returns Policy
If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase, we will refund the full amount excluding postage. For this, you will need to notify us within 7 days of receipt via either e-mail or telephone that you would like to return the item. Once we have confirmed receipt of this notification, we will need to receive confirmation that the item has been sent via a tracking reference within 7 days.
Please ensure the item is packaged and addressed correctly and sent via a suitable method. We cannot be held responsible for items that are lost or do not reach us in their original condition. Please do not use paper envelopes as jewelry will tear through these.
We will send the purchase price back to you via the method by which you paid as soon as we have received the item back and we are satisfied that it is in its original condition. It should also include the original box or packaging e.g. velvet bag/box.
The cost of return postage will be at your own expense.
Returns and credits will be processed within 3 days of receipt and inspection of the item. We will confirm receipt of the returned item and completion of the refund via e-mail. Please note that re-sized items are non-refundable.
Shipping Info
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Delivery within the UK normally takes place the next working day from the day of shipment. Worldwide delivery could take up to 4 weeks. Please bear this in mind when making a purchase. We cannot make it go any faster unfortunately!



Declaration

This item is antique. The date of manufacture has been declared as Victorian.


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Tara's Hall
Norwich
Norfolk
United Kingdom
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