Japanese Antique Satsuma Brooch with Floral Motif | 1920
This Satsuma brooch depicts an enameled multicolored floral composition on a soft cream background, and features Moriage detailing in gold. It illustrates the four seasons in red, blue and gold accents on a deep blue border. It has a circle with a cross stamped impression on the back which represents the Shimazu family crest. Many Satsuma buttons like this one are back-marked with a mon (the crest of a Japanese family). The piece has the original safety clasp, and dates from the 1920s. The piece is in excellent condition with no wear to note. Dimension: 1-7/8” diameter.