Two French Art Nouveau carved horn brooches, one in the form of a bee, by Georges Pierre, marked GIP verso, 55mm wide, the other in the form of a beetle, 55mm long (2)
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Sold for £110
Some chips to the beetle verso.
Some tarnish to the fittings of the bee, and the pin a little loose.
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