Porcelain Brooch Carved Feathers Pin
This delicate, square porcelain brooch was hand-formed from a slab of Limoges porcelain*.
I used the sgraffito** technique to create the three black feathers.
The contrast of the black against the brilliant white of the Limoges porcelain is beautiful.
* White Limoges Porcelain*
* Hand formed square brooch
* Secure metal pin
* Feather design etched with sgraffito technique
* Fired in kiln at 1220⁰C degrees
* Size: 2 X 2"/5 X 5 cm
* Limoges Porcelain: A general term for hard-paste porcelain produced by factories near the city of Limoges, France beginning in the late 18th century.
**Sgraffito: a form of decoration made by scratching through a surface to reveal a lower layer of a contrasting color, typically done in plaster or stucco on walls, or in slip on ceramics before firing.
Every piece is hand-sculpted, slightly variations can be between your item and the item photographed at the listing.
Materials: porcelain, black slip, metal pin
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