A ivory carved Labrador type dog, Erbach 18 carat gold brooch
An ivory carved "Black Forest" depicting three Labrador type dogs, 18 carat gold set brooch. Assayed â€œOR 750â€ and marked â€œLBâ€.
Such carvings were from German workshop of the Graf von Erbach-Erbach in Odenwald, and the Kehrer family at Erbach, Ernst (working 1830-40) and his son Edouard (1812-63). They were made from around 1830 to 1860.
German, circa 1850.
This is a SOLD item and has been left in the Public Domain for research purposes. Images are available for public use with an acknowledgement to www.hamsheregallery.com