Delightful, whimsical, and full of personality!
This mouse pin brooch, circa 1950s, has almost a cartoon style, with round ears, a little gold ball nose, a bow around its neck, and a curled ribbon for a tail.
Little paws hold the carnelian cabochon belly in place.
It has little ruby eyes estimated to be about 0.025ct each.
Back of pin brooch is marked “14k”.
Weighs 6.7 grams
Mouse pin brooch is about 40mm tall by 21mm wide.
Carnelian cabochon is about 13mm by 18mm.
Overall very good vintage condition. Working clasp.
One of the gold wire whiskers has broken off.