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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